FIREKEEPERS CASINO HOTEL ADDING ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING SPACES
(Battle Creek, Mich.) Oct. 25, 2021 — Consistently striving to innovate and expand an award-winning resort, the latest guest service initiative at FireKeepers Casino Hotel is underway with the installation of electric vehicle charging stations.
Work is expected to be completed later this fall. The new parking area will include 12 spaces for electric vehicle charging, while laying the groundwork for future expansion. The Level-2 chargers from ChargePoint, can fully charge most electric vehicles in less than four hours. The FireKeepers chargers will be visible on the ChargePoint mobile app allowing electric vehicle owners to quickly locate the chargers, show real-time availability, provide touch-free payment, and receive charging status notifications.
“With the opening of the hotel expansion, and the rise in electric vehicle popularity, what better time to add to our Green initiatives by introducing Electric Vehicle Chargers to growing list of amenities,” stated FireKeepers CEO, Kathy George. “Our location along I-94 between Chicago and Detroit makes FireKeepers a great place for Electric Vehicle drivers to stop and charge up!”
ChargePoint is an industry leader in Electric Vehicle charging, and provide charging solutions that align with FireKeepers interest in looking out for future generations.
FireKeepers Casino Hotel, located just off Interstate 94 at Exit 104 in Battle Creek, MI, has been named Best Casino by audiences in Western Michigan and Northern Indiana, plus earned multiple awards in the Casino Player Magazine Best of Gaming 2021 Native Midwest category. FireKeepers was recognized as 2019 Employer of the Year by Michigan Works! Association and was also selected as one of the Best Casinos to Work For by Casino Player Magazine. FireKeepers' signature restaurant, Nibi, is a multiple recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. The property features 2,900 slot machines, 70 table games, and a live poker room. FireKeepers offers a AAA-rated Four Diamond resort-style hotel with 446 rooms, a functional multi-purpose event center, six distinctive dining destinations, and multiple lounges. FireKeepers is the title sponsor of the FireKeepers Casino 400, a NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, and a host of the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship a Symetra Tour-Road to the LPGA golf event. For more information, visit www.firekeeperscasino.com.
FireKeepers Casino Hotel is owned and operated by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi.