Video: Department of Labor Hosts Job Fair in Atlantic City
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – On Thursday, the New Jersey Department of Labor hosted a job fair in Atlantic City to help those who soon will be looking for work because of the upcoming shutdown of the Taj Mahal Casino. The event took place at Atlantic Cape Community College's Atlantic City campus. Taj Mahal's owner Carl Ichan is planning to shut down the property on October 10th, leaving more than 2,400 people without jobs, including 1,000 Local 54 Union members. In light of the impending shutdown, the Taj Mahal's service employees have been on strike since July 1st.