Proposed Tyre Casino Has A Name And A Pricetag

06.26.14 | Sarah Harnisch

A proposed casino in the tiny town of Tyre, New York now has a name-- and a price tag. The Lago Resort in Seneca County would cost 425 million dollars to build-- 75 million dollars higher then the original pricetag. The information, submitted to the state. All casino applications are due by 4 p.m. this coming Monday. The project would create 21-hundred construction jobs and 1800 permanent jobs, but the town of a thousand says it would change Tyre forever.