St. Louis Public Radio News
6:31 pm
Thu June 24, 2010

The President Casino officially closed

St. Louis, MO – The President Casino in St. Louis closed due to flooding and it won't be reopening.

The casino, owned by Pinnacle Entertainment, had been scheduled to close permanently next Tuesday.

But the company said it will shut it down earlier because of flooding along the Mississippi River.

Pinnacle also owns Lumiere Place on Laclede's Landing and its newest casino, River City in Lemay.