WORLEY, Idaho (March 12, 2020)—Coeur d’Alene Casino has announced that they will reschedule their annual anniversary powwow originally scheduled for March 21.
“Although there are currently no reported cases of the coronavirus in our area, we made the decision to postpone the anniversary powwow out of an abundance of caution,” said Laura Stensgar, CEO at Coeur d’Alene Casino. “We are closely monitoring the situation and following guidelines put forth by the CDC, World Health Organization and our local health agencies. The health and safety of our guests and employees is our first priority. We hope to reschedule soon.”
Cases of the COVID-19 virus have not yet been reported in the Coeur d’Alene region but the casino is ensuring they are meeting and exceeding flu and coronavirus protocols.
“We are proud to have a 24-hour custodial department and already have 35 hand-sanitization stations on property,” said Stensgar. “We have an advanced air filtration system that helps keep the air throughout our property purified and our housekeeping staff ensures each room is thoroughly sanitized between visits.”
In addition to routine cleaning, the property has implemented enhanced cleaning procedures including increasing the frequency of disinfecting restrooms to every hour, sanitizing gaming machines multiple times during shifts, as well as sanitizing door handles, doors, courtesy phones, tables, chairs, handrails and other high touch and high traffic areas multiple times a day.
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About Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel
Since 1993, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe has operated the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel, located where sky greets Mt. Tch’mutpkwe, source of the St. Joe River, 25 miles from Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The casino resort is among the largest employers in North Idaho employing between 850-1,100 depending on the season and contributing more than $33.3 million to education in the region since it opened. Additionally, millions more have gone in support of a wide range of public projects, emergency relief, charities and programs in the Pacific Northwest. The property features 300 rooms and suites, seven distinct restaurants and lounges, 100,000 square feet of gaming space offering more than 1,300 video gaming machines, high stakes bingo and off-track betting, a 15,000 square foot luxury spa voted 1st for “Resort Spas that deliver the Ahh Factor” by Spatrips.com (2012), and Circling Raven Golf Club, an 18-hole, par 72 course acclaimed as a “Top 100” course by every major golf publication in the U.S. LIKE Coeur d’Alene Casino on Facebook and Instagram or follow us on Twitter. For more information about Coeur d’Alene Casino, visit www.cdacasino.com.