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Riviera Hotel & Casino

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2901 Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV
Extra Note: 1955* Opened
2901 Las Vegas Blvd. S
1958 Gus Greenbaum Killed
1965 Addition (Tower)
1967 Additions-200 Room Wing, Elevator Penthouse, 9,000 SF & 10,000 SF Offices and Meeting Spaces
1968 Additions-220 Room Wing
1969 Dean Martin Becomes 10% Owner
1972 Addition of Four Championship Tennis Courts
1973 Meshulam Riklis Buys Riveria for $56 M
1974 Addition
1975 Additions Monte Carlo Tower
1977 Remodel / Addition San Remo Tower
1981 Casino Expansion
1988 Addition: 24-Story Monaco Tower
1990 Facade Remodel
2002 Donald Trump Becomes 9.8% Owner in the Riviera Parent Company
2006 Sold to Riv Acquisition Holdings
2008 Cut nearly all capital expenditures for 2009 and suspended room renovations

Harris, Bill. "Building Nevada :Featuring Nevada's Building Industry Leaders." 1st ed. Newport Beach, CA: Landmark Books, 2007: 9. UNLV Arch Bk Stks HD9715.25.U63 N34 2007.

Arnold, Knightly. "Riviera parent closes wallet" Las Vegas Review-Journal Nov 7 2008. [Online]. Available: Accessed June 1, 2009.
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