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Tule Springs monument in North Las Vegas to get first walking trail

December 19, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

Hikers will soon be able to traverse the same open desert land where Columbian mammoths, saber-toothed cats and other prehistoric creatures once roamed.

Creating business-friendly environment is a political duty

December 11, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

As mayor of North Las Vegas, I have worked tirelessly over the past three years to transform our regional economy and turn our community into an emerging high-tech innovation hub. Our city, region and state have worked together to overcome institutional barriers, regional silos and parochial differences to create a welcoming atmosphere attractive to companies looking to locate where they can partner with government to do business.

North Las Vegas acquires key parcel for water supply link to Apex Industrial Park

December 8, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

North Las Vegas city officials have acquired a 17-acre piece of vacant land as the site for a $185 million plant that will connect Apex Industrial Park to the city’s water supply system.

Nevada’s Industrial Future: Two Parks Hold Great Promise for the Silver State

December 1, 2016 by NEVADA BUSINESS

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times” applies to Nevada’s tale of two industrial parks, one in the north and huge, the other in the south and a fraction of the size. Though the genesis of both took place at about the same time, in the late 1990s, their courses differed radically due to various circumstances of ownership, place and time. Today, the one with 17 years success serves as the model for the other, which now is experiencing momentum.

Businesses eyeing North Las Vegas

November 21, 2016 by LASVEGASNOW.COM

North Las Vegas is open for business is a message city leaders have been portraying for the past two years.

The resurrection of North Las Vegas

October 31, 2016 by LAS VEGAS SUN

How a recession-ravaged city is clawing its way back, one idea at a time

Campus Name Change

October 11, 2016 by coyotestudentnews

College of Southern Nevada’s Cheyenne campus recently had its name changed to North Las Vegas campus.

City of North Las Vegas Mayor Joins Latin and Caribbean Community at Las Vegas Latin Caribbean Carnival Press Conference

October 7, 2016 by Style Magazine Newswire

Members of the Las Vegas Valley's growing Latin, Caribbean and West Indian community were joined by North Las Vegas City Mayor, John Lee.

North Las Vegas looking at land near veterans facility for medical research development

September 21, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW JOURNAL

North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee on Wednesday said he’d like to see medical research businesses built on roughly 200 acres of vacant land north of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Mayor says 5 Chinese companies interested in coming to North Las Vegas

August 15, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW JOURNAL

North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee on Monday said he met with executives from five manufacturing companies that are considering launching operations in the city.

Fortune 500 company to open North Las Vegas distribution center

July 21, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW JOURNAL

Fanatics Inc. will open a distribution center in North Las Vegas by June 2017.

Deal lets North Las Vegas regain role as industrial park’s sole water distributor

July 21, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

Seven months after losing control, North Las Vegas is once again the exclusive water dealer for the Apex Industrial Park, under a deal unanimously approved Thursday by the Southern Nevada Water Authority.

Faraday Future Breaks Ground for its State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility in North Las Vegas, Nevada

April 13, 2016 by Faraday Future

At an event in North Las Vegas, Nevada, Faraday Future (FF) hosted a ceremonial ground breaking for its world-class, highly connected and environmentally friendly manufacturing facility at Apex Industrial Park.

Joint effort to help North Las Vegas employ veterans

March 31, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW JOURNAL

U.S. military veterans often have job skills that frequently do not match the abilities needed to fit a civilian lifestyle.

North Las Vegas pig farm to sell land, move out of the valley

March 7, 2016 by LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

R.C. Farms’ owner Bob Combs and his pigs will be moving out of their North Las Vegas-area farm.

North Las Vegas mayor: Cracker Barrel sign of growth

Mar 2, 2016 by KTNV

A road trip tradition is coming to the valley after Cracker Barrel announced they now have two new locations coming to the Las Vegas area.

Faraday deal result of long push by governor and NLV leaders

Dec. 9, 2015 by LAS VEGAS SUN

Southern Nevada might soon host its own version of Tesla’s electric-car factory.

North Las Vegas Mayor, City Workers Come Together In Support Of Teamsters Local 14

NOVEMBER 21, 2014 by Teamsters

Over 150 city workers gathered Thursday morning in front of City Hall to join Mayor John Lee in a show of support for Teamsters Local 14.