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Photo: The proposed multiuse International Market Center
Planned expo center would exceed 175-foot height limit
Saturday, July 28, 2018
International Market Center is applying for a special use permit to allow its proposed expo center to exceed the 175-foot height limit on structures built within a ...
Henderson keeps up pressure on pot dispensaries to find banks
Henderson keeps up pressure on pot dispensaries to find banks
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Marijuana is illegal under federal law, but officials in Henderson are still urging the city’s five dispensaries to find financial institutions to deposit their cash as soon as possible ...
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Henderson mayor reaches deal following ethics complaint
Friday, March 30, 2018
Henderson Mayor Debra March has reached an agreement with the Nevada Commission on Ethics following a complaint that she failed to disclose her ...
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Northwest valley farm, a family favorite, fears closure if Las Vegas annexes property
Thursday, March 1, 2018
As Las Vegas tallies annexation protest letters from more than 1,200 residents in unincorporated Clark County, the owners of JR Pony Farm worry they may have to close their doors. The annexation plan would require significant changes at the farm, from reducing ...
Opponents line city council aisles to condemn call for annexation
Opponents line city council aisles to condemn call for annexation
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
In nearly four hours of public comment, residents said property taxes were a major concern. Property owners annexed into the city could pay about $150 more in taxes per ...
Here's what was searched for the most on Las Vegas' open portal
Here's what was searched for the most on Las Vegas' open portal
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
The pages allow workings of the city to be more transparent and provide a resource to residents to locate services and facilities, according to officials. “Right now, it’s ...
Henderson city manager announces retirement
Henderson city manager announces retirement
Monday, January 29, 2018
Henderson City Manager Robert Murnane announced his retirement today, citing health issues Chief Financial Officer and Assistant City Manager Richard Derrick was ...
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New development, soccer team 'lighting up downtown,' Goodman says
Friday, January 12, 2018
State of the City:
At the beginning of her State of the City address, Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman told the crowd she’d been inundated with calls while preparing. People wanted to remind her about their project or business ...
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Vice President Pence during local address, 'We are all Vegas Strong'
Saturday, October 7, 2017
The shooting was a “tragedy of unimaginable proportions,” Pence said, giving a nod to first-responders and “everyday Americans,” who through their actions avoided further ...
Photo: Retired Air Force Col. Steve Seroka, left, and the
How much did your vote cost? What it takes to be elected to City Council
Friday, August 25, 2017
While voters and candidates have long lamented the high cost of campaigning at the state and federal levels, even running for a part-time local seat in the Las Vegas Valley is an expensive proposition. ...
Henderson council votes to extend moratorium on recreational weed
Henderson council votes to extend moratorium on recreational weed
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Marijuana shoppers hoping to buy recreational weed in Henderson will have to wait for at least another month after the Henderson City Council voted unanimously to ...
Dan Shaw takes helm as Ward 2 Henderson councilman
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Henderson City Council on Tuesday night appointed Dan Shaw to its (very briefly) vacant Ward 2 seat ...
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Just sworn in, new mayor Debra March off and running in Henderson
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Debra March is wasting no time getting started as Henderson’s new mayor. Just minutes after taking the official oath and being sworn in during a special meeting of City Council, she unveiled ...
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City-operated online retail store will sell Las Vegas apparel
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
The Vegas Store features various items with the city’s vintage logo, which was unveiled in October ...
Las Vegas officials set to decide whether to clamp down on party houses
Las Vegas officials set to decide whether to clamp down on party houses
Monday, June 19, 2017
The Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday will decide whether to place further restrictions on short-term rental homes. A recommending committee Monday morning pushed ...