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Discover the holiday fun this season! All activities are subject to change. All centers will be closed Nov. 24-25, Dec. 25-26,...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 16, following the Redevelopment Agency meeting. B...
Teddy Liaw, local business entrepreneur and founder/CEO of NexRep, a business process outsourcing provider, recently organized and hosted...
The Kirk Kerkorian Medical Education Building at UNLV in the Las Vegas Medical District officially opened on Oct. 5, 2022, as the school’...
Whether your pizza preferences run from New York style, Chicago deep dish or something healthy like cauliflower crust and arugula topping...
Consumer spending levels provide a critical measure of the performance of the national economy as it accounts for roughly two-thirds of e...
Tower 300, the former Bank of America building at 300 S. Fourth St., is a downtown landmark.  Originally built in 1975, the 17-s...
When Las Vegas entrepreneur Jeff Hwang opened Taverna Costera, the Mediterranean-inspired fine casual dining restaurant and roof-top live...
The Southern Nevada labor market continued to recover into the new year, as job growth brought employment ever closer to pre-pandemic lev...
Serving up gourmet twice baked potatoes, tacos, crispy rolls, sweet desserts and secret-family-recipe drinks, Twice Baked has a food expe...
In many regards, Southern Nevada has seen an impressive economic recovery since the height of the COVID-19 Pandemic in early 2020. The nu...
The city of Las Vegas has unveiled a new set of banners downtown to celebrate the city’s thriving wedding industry on “Wedding Row.” Wedd...
Gone are the days of noisy kiosks in the neighborhood mall. There is a more Zen option to get your ears pierced in the 18b Las Vegas Arts...
New businesses are common in the vibrant 18b Las Vegas Arts District and Akin Cooperative is just one of the latest stores to open. Akin ...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that may...
Be sure to get your nominations in for the ninth annual African American Trailblazer Service Awards. The awards will honor resid...
The first of eight refurbished and historic neon signs has been installed as part of the continuing Las Vegas Boulevard Improvement Proje...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that ma...
Oct. 1, 2017, is a night we will never forget. The night when bullets, seemingly coming from all around, showered the crowd enjoying the ...
A new coffee shop with a mission has opened in the Arts District in downtown Las Vegas. "I love it; it's amazing,"...
We were awarded $23.9 million in federal money through the Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) prog...
Happy Hispanic Heritage Month! In the city of Las Vegas, we celebrate Hispanic heritage every day with our wide array of authentic restau...
The Neon Museum boneyard in downtown Las Vegas is where new life is given to old signs. It is where you can stroll past giant relics that...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Sept. 21. Below are some agenda items that may be o...
We are hiring for a Right-of-Way Agent through September 21.The Right-of-Way Agent acquires property for rights-of-way for major city p...
Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that may...
Nevada ranks 12th highest in the nation for suicide. On average, 632 Nevadans die by suicide each year. Deaths by suicide are th...
Why become a firefighter with Las Vegas Fire & Rescue? Learn more about the department, job requirements and more at lasvegasnevada.g...
Visit The World From Las Vegas From cheap flights to destinations around the world to world-class entertainment, dining, hotels, parks ...
City Council officially accepted a $1,801,729 grant from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) and a $225,216 grant from the Stat...
Where does the dirty water go when it goes down the drain? If you live or work in the city of Las Vegas, that water goes to our Water Pol...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Aug. 17. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest...
Are you interested in making a difference in your community? If so, we need you! The city of Las Vegas is looking for fun and energetic v...
We offer a variety of activities to keep your tots busy, from state-certified preschool and early learning, to science and sports. Childr...
UPDATE AUG. 18, 2022 - Due to actions from the regional office of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)...
The city of Las Vegas sought nominations for the inaugural HONOR (Honrando Orgullosamente Nuestras Obras y Raíces)&nbsp...
Every city has them. Utility boxes that store everything from electric to traffic control components. They are a necessary part of the la...
Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, Aug. 3. Below are some agenda items that may b...
The Las Vegas Fire & Rescue Department (LVFR) celebrates 80 years since its first full-time fire chief was hired Aug. 1, 1942.&nb...
Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Fernando Gray as the city’s new chief of the Las Vegas Fire & Rescue Department. Gray has...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, July 20. Below are some agenda items that may be of...
Envision yourself stepping into the Las Vegas downtown of the past, in which the local community is bustling with the opening of varied c...
As competition for highly skilled workers heats up across the country, the importance of identifying workforce needs is greater than ever...
When it is 100-plus degrees outside here in the desert, a hot cup of coffee might not be your cup of tea. That is okay because there is a...
The Strong Start Go Mobile PreK is a classroom on wheels. This program provides families with a unique opportu...
With 150+ marriages per day, Las Vegas is the “Marriage Capital of the World.” We unveiled a new set of banners downtow...
The building exterior lights at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., will be green on Friday evening, July 1, to celebrate July as Parks...
With so many great places to dine in Las Vegas, it can be overwhelming deciding where to eat. This is where Lip Smacking Foodie ...
On June 15, the Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Jason Potts as the city’s new Department of Public Safety director. ...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, June 15. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest...
Join our team as an Architectural Project Manager.Position Overview -coordinates and administers various city architectural program...
It's pool season, and we've opened all of our pools!Everyone is invited to enjoy swim lessons, competitive aquatics teams for y...
Las Vegas City Council met Wednesday, June 1. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest. Vi...
Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, May 18. Below are some agenda items that may be of inte...
Nestled in the heart of downtown, Las Vegas High School is the very first High School to be built in the city. The school opened its door...
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman and Ward 3 Councilwoman Olivia Diaz unveiled the design of the new Civic Plaza following the presentat...
Building Safety Month is an international campaign that takes place in May. Although you may not think of building safety as a form of pu...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, May 4. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest.&...
The Arts District welcomes a new Mexican-themed bar to the area.  Misterio Mezcal recently celebrated opening its doors...
It’s been a busy school year for the Clark County School District as thousands of violent incidents have been reported at schools. In the...
We plan to create to over 1,800 units of affordable and market rate housing on the site of the Desert Pines golf course (100 acr...
During the April 13 City Council meeting it was shared that we will begin installing on-street meters in the 18B Las Vegas Arts District ...
Our work to provide a sustainable future for all continues.Powered by renewable energy We are proud to be the first large city to run...
At the April 20 meeting, the Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Steve Ford as the city’s new Parks and Recreation director. Ford...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, April 20. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest. View t...
In partnership with the Downtown Vegas Alliance, a nonprofit organization of downtown business owners and stakeholders, the city of Las V...
Seeing orange in the Arts District? We bet you’re wondering why.Over the next few years we will be transforming streets in the area int...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, April 6. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest.&nbs...
World Autism Day is on April 2, 2022, and celebrations take place throughout the entire month to raise awareness and advocate for the rig...
Photo courtesy @slaters5050lvNorthwest Las Vegas has just gotten a new restaurant and it’s already creating a lot of buzz!Sl...
For the past 40 years, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue has operated the only public safety agency bomb squad in Southern Nevada.Responding ...
The Historic Westside will soon be the recipient of more large scale murals thanks to the city of Las Vegas, the Mayor’s Fund for Las Veg...
DISCLAIMER: In full disclosure and transparency, Judge Michelle Leavitt and Producer/Writer Sue Leavitt are sisters.A recent Nevada Sup...
Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, March 16. Below are some agenda items that may be of in...
There were some poker chips being tossed around in downtown Las Vegas on the morning of March 7,  but they weren’t landing on ...
The following summarizes the key achievements of the neighborhood revitalization efforts in the Historic Westside since initiating the im...
A new hotel adds to the Arts District vibe in beautiful downtown Las Vegas.Celebrity Chef Todd English officially opened the E...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, March 2. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest. View th...
In honor of Black History Month, we spotlight two of our city of Las Vegas leaders who started their careers in their respective fields m...
When it comes to a medical emergency, every second counts. Any obstacle that can be removed between the paramedics arriving on scene and ...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Feb. 16. Below are some agenda items that ...
The Mob Museum is celebrating 10 years in downtown Las Vegas! We had the opportunity to sit down with the visionary himself, former city ...
The recent death of former Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst came as a shock to people around the world. Authorities say Kryst’s death is a res...
Feb. 2, 2022, the Las Vegas City Council unanimously voted to consider a caretaker for the Las Vegas Municipal Court Department 6 judgesh...
Las Vegas City Council met Wednesday, Feb. 2. Below are some agenda items that may&...
Every February, during Black History Month, people in the United States celebrate the achievements and history of African Americans.&am...
The Strong Start Academy Elementary Schools, proposed to open in August 2022, will serve children in grades kindergarten, first ...
From mountain biking to skiing, Las Vegas is the perfect location to take on new outdoor hobbies. In fact, outdoor sports grew in popular...
In Northwest Las Vegas, you will find a 680-acre oasis rich with tall shade trees, wildlife, lakes, bike and walking trails and historic ...
The eighth annual African American Trailblazer Service Awards honors citizens who have made outstanding civic accomplishments and signifi...
Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, Jan. 19. Below are some agenda items that may&...
January is National Human Trafficking Prevention Month and during the month, many in our community are joining together to raise awarenes...
On Jan. 6, 2022, Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman delivered her annual State of the City Address. Mayor Goodman acknowledged the accomplishments ...
In 2021, we had some new things sprout with city parks. Some were renovated, while others were brand spanking new. Here's a breakdown...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Jan. 5. Below are some agenda items that m...
With 150+ marriages per day, Las Vegas is the “Marriage Capital of the World.” With no waiting period, you can get a license and married ...
2021 has been a big year for construction on our roadways as we’ve worked to improve safety and upgrade decades-old infrastructure. Here ...
There's a lot to look forward to in 2022 for the City of Las Vegas when it comes to projects. There are so many exciting new ventures...
Here's what we were talking about most in 2021:COVID-19At the end of 2020, COVID-19 vaccinations started to be administered. The ...
As 2021 comes to a close, we take a look back at some of the videos that inspired and gained a lot of attention from our viewers. From lo...
The Fremont Street Experience drives 26 million visitors annually to downtown Las Vegas. It covers five city blocks with direct access to...
As we get ready to welcome 2022, we take a look back at 10 moments from 2021:March 2021 - Restaurant Row @ E. Carson AveWe launched R...
The city of Las Vegas will open the first phase of the expanded Courtyard Homeless Resource Center in January. A new covered sleeping are...
There’s a new place to grab a delicious dessert in downtown Las Vegas. Freed’s Bakery has opened its fourth location, serving up...
The Las Vegas Valley is encircled by beautiful mountains, but do you know their names? Here is your quick guide circling from the north, ...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Dec. 15. Below are some agenda items that may&n...
If you have ever made the drive between Nevada and California during a busy weekend, you are all too familiar with a feeling of dread.&am...
Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Ryan Smith as the city’s new Economic and Urban Development director. Smith, who has been wit...
Las Vegas City Council met Wednesday, Dec. 1. Below are some agenda items that&...
The north end of The Strip is getting a lot of attention these days.  It’s home to The Strat, our Gateway Arch...
Use Google Translate al final de la página para leer el blog en español.While the holiday season is an opportunity to bring f...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that&nbsp...
2022 African American Trailblazer Service Award Nominations Now OpenNominations Must Be Received By 5 P.M. Nov. 5The city is seeking ...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 3, following the Redevelopment Agency meeting at ...
If you’ve ever wanted to watch a movie under the stars with a view of the city, well now you can! Hidden Cinema offers ...
If you’ve ever fallen down the Pinterest rabbit hole, there is a new business in town that you will definitely want to visit. Pinspiratio...
The days leading up to Halloween and beyond are filled with free and low-cost activities for children and fun seekers of all ages....
We continue our work with neighborhoods to address their concerns about vacant properties.Vacant properties are often hot beds for crim...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Oct. 20. Below are some agenda items that&...
Beginning August 15, metered on-street parking in the 18b Las Vegas Arts District will be free Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p....
Redistricting is a process where the city of Las Vegas reevaluates ward boundaries to take into accou...
The COVID-19 pandemic took a toll on all of us, but mental health experts say it hit our youth particularly hard. Social isolation, stres...
The Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Susan Heltsley as the city’s new Finance Director. Heltsley, a certified public accountan...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 6, following the Redevelopment Agency meeting a...
That first sip of coffee is something most of us look forward to each day.The options for your cup of jo run deep here in Las Vegas, fr...
Reimagined James Gay III ParkProject History:In the development of the HUNDRED PLAN (Historic Urban Neighborhood Design Redevelopment...
Centrally located on 61 acres in the heart of downtown Las Vegas, Symphony Park is the city of Las Vegas’ premier development that is hom...
La ciudad de Las Vegas está celebrando el Mes de la Herencia Hispana por todo lo alto con eventos familiares que destacan nuestras c...
Rafael Rivera: It's a name many people see in and around Las Vegas. It's on roads and buildings, and even in museums. But who is ...
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced a $1,662,216 grant award to the city of Las Vegas for the Corridor of Hope Wi-Fi ...
We are celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month by highlighting our Latino city leaders and inviting our residents to enjoy family-fr...
Suicide continues to be a significant health challenge in Nevada. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Neva...
Plans for Jackson Avenue in the Historic Westside are moving forward as part of the first phase of the HUNDRED Plan in Action....
Every September we partner with Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation on #BeKind21, an invitation to practice kind...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Sept. 1. Below are some agenda items that may&n...
The Colorado River feeds Lake Mead, which is a lifeline for over 40 million people in the western United States and Mexico. When...
There is so much to do and see in downtown Las Vegas. You can also hitch a ride on the free Downtown Loop shuttle to get out and explore....
On Aug. 16, 2022, the federal government declared a tier two water reduction on the Colorado River. This will limit the amount o...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Aug. 18. Below are some agenda items that ...
Las Vegas parks and some other facilities offer numerous recreational amenities, from playgrounds and splash pads to baseball fi...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, Aug. 4. Below are some agenda items that may&nb...
The city of Las Vegas is recruiting 76 AmeriCorps members. For more information contact Brandi Catlin at bcatlin@lasvegasnevada....
The Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Director of Government and Community Affairs Randy Robison. Robison had served as the dep...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, July 21, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that&am...
Las Vegas is known for its extreme summer heat. The best way to beat it is with a summer treat. We are talking about ice cream Las Vegas!...
At the city of Las Vegas, we take the safety of our residents and neighborhoods seriously. We have a process for reporting dangerous buil...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, July 7, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that&...
Unidentified Flying Object - this is a topic that always seems to be at the forefront of a lot of curious minds.&nb...
Recently First Friday celebrated its 10th anniversary, so it's time for you to visit! Don't waste time driving around do...
Fourth of July is right around the corner. There are many locations to watch fireworks this year. Stay safe and leave the firewo...
Completed in December 2020 using grant funds from the Commission on the Las Vegas Centennial, the entryway at the Las Vegas Academy of th...
Meet some of the Las Vegans headed to the Olympics this summer in Tokyo. Team USAKatie GrimesWomen’s Swim...
Commission for the Las Vegas Centennial grant funds were used for the construction and installation of a sign on the west end of the Frem...
We want your opinion!City Council heard three architectural proposals for the design of a Downtown Civic Center Building and Plaza whic...
Excessive heat can cause injury and illness because most people are not acclimated to the heat; it can also increase the chance of fires ...
We have received $130 million in funding that must be spent by December 31, 2024. Funding should support causes, issues and grou...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, June 16, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that&am...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, June 2, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that&...
Summer is the peak season for grill fires. Each year more than 19,000 patients go to the emergency room because of injuries involving gri...
The annual Excellence in Historic Preservation Awards were presented on May 26 by the Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission.This y...
The city of Las Vegas has opened three of its outdoor pools for the summer season along with the already open Municipal and Pavi...
Photos via Vintage Las Vegas.Are you a Las Vegas history pro? Test your knowledge with this downtown Las Vegas scavenger hunt. (Answers...
May is Preservation Month. The annual celebration began as National Preservation Week in 1973 and was extended to the entire month of May...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, May 19, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items...
We’ve strengthened our animal cruelty laws to help protect pets. The Las Vegas City Council has updated the city’s municipal cod...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, May 5, following the Redevelopment Agency (RDA) meetin...
As the city of Las Vegas continues expanding to the northwest toward the Las Vegas Pauite Tribal lands, we are working closely with the t...
In an effort to join the craft beer movement, prominent in cities all over the country, we have launched Brewery Row in&nb...
March and April typically mark the beginning of swarming season  for bees, a time when the bees will be moving from place to pla...
“Queen of the Arts” welcomes guests to the West Las Vegas Arts Center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd. The 15-feet tall mirrored sculptures were c...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, April 21, following the Redevelopment Agency (RDA) mee...
Las Vegas City Council unanimously ratified Seth Floyd as the city’s director of Community Development. He was selected for the position ...
We invite residents to discover the fun in 2021 by visiting one of our community centers and/or senior centers! Durin...
National Community Development Week is being recognized April 5-9, 2021. The objective of this week is to educate the community on the im...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, April 7, following the Redevelopment Agency meeting wh...
We are launching a new project that will identify key districts with banners and signage in downtown Las Vegas to help ...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, March 17. Below are some agenda items that may be of interes...
Sanitary sewer plumbing plays an important role in the health, safety and sustainability of our community.As is standard practice for m...
Throughout Women's History Month, we will be adding responses from several women who are in leadership positions at the city.&nbs...
We continue to provide homeless services in order to effectively connect homeless individuals to the appropriate support services and enf...
The Little Library initiative began in 2018 as a part of our commitment to academic achievement with an emphasis on youth litera...
Basketball courts are open at 15 city parks. Learn more about lasvegasparksandrec.comChildren's Memorial Park6601 W. Gowan Road...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, March 3, following the Redevelopment Agency meeting at...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, February 17, following the Redevelopment Agency meetin...
Our temporary outdoor seating policy is in effect until July 1, 2021 and was created to allow businesses more flexibility while observing...
Las Vegas City Council will meet on Wednesday, February 3, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that...
Each year we honor citizens who have made outstanding civic accomplishments and significant contributions to the Las Vegas community in t...
Las Vegas City Councilman Cedric Crear and Clark County Commissioner William McCurdy II have announced the names of 36 leaders and icons ...
On January 20, 2021, Las Vegas City Council approved a new alcohol delivery license category. The principal intent of the bill is to expa...
Las Vegas City Council met on Wednesday, January 20. Below are some agenda items th...
On April 26, 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., made two speeches in Las Vegas. Ida Gaines was singing in the choir for one of those even...
Las Vegas Fire and Rescue is taking an active role to help address human trafficking in our community.  In 2019, the ...
Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman called for the community to come together in 2021 to continue to fight the coronavirus pandemic and to reinvigor...
Van Buren Avenue and D Street Homeless EncampmentThere is currently an open Code Enforcement case for two parcels of private property n...
Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, January 6, at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda ite...
By Guest Writer Jeremy AgueroThe last six months have been some of the most challenging on record for Southern Nevada as the COVID-19 p...
2020 has been a year. Despite the hardships, it has also brought a number of exciting offerings and developments to downtown Las Vegas....
FireworksFireworks by Grucci is curating a midnight fireworks to ring in 2022! You can watch the fireworks show on kclv.tv/live or on o...
Help us #ImagineLVParks. Join us in planning for how we will provide parks and recreation services to our community. In 2021, we will hos...
It is our goal to become a Vision Zero city. Vision Zero is an international campaign to eliminate all traffic fatalities and severe inju...

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