Isle of Capri in Boonville furloughing 350 employees

3 months 19 hours 30 minutes ago Wednesday, April 08 2020 Apr 8, 2020 Wednesday, April 08, 2020 5:04:00 PM CDT April 08, 2020 in News
By: Maggie Madro, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
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BOONVILLE - The Isle of Capri Casino and Hotel in Boonville has temporarily shut down business operations and implemented furloughs for 350 employees. 

The casino informed the state of the layoffs in a letter submitted yesterday.

According to the letter, all affected employees will be granted their temporary leave of absence beginning April 11.

"This emergency and these sudden and unexpected circumstances caused the temporary facility closure and adversely affected our business operations," the letter said.

Isle of Capri Casino and Hotel also temporarily shut down operations of their Kansas City location, which will affect 209 employees.

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