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  • Construction continues on the Raiders Stadium west of Mandalay Bay Tuesday, July 24, 2018. STEVE MARCUS
    Officials: Remote parking will ease congestion around new stadium
    Sept. 5, 2018
    The parking plan for the Raiders stadium in Las Vegas will spread out the game-day experience, easing congestion and benefitting businesses near several remote lots, team and Clark County officials said today at ...
  • Construction continues on the Raiders stadium west of Mandalay Bay Tuesday, July 24, 2018.
    Pedestrian bridge for stadium prompts new look at I-15 improvement project
    Aug. 11, 2018
    Transportation officials are going back to the drawing board on plans to upgrade a stretch of Interstate 15 near the Las Vegas Stadium site. To accommodate a separate plan to ...
  • Workers gather for a morning safety meeting at the Las Vegas Raiders stadium construction site Friday, May 11, 2018. Friday marked the final day of "National Safety Stand-Down" week, a national program, sponsored by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.(OSHA), designed to prevent construction falls.
    Construction worker injured at Las Vegas stadium site
    July 17, 2018
    A construction worker was rescued today after suffering an injury three stories off the ground at the Las Vegas stadium site, according to the Clark County Fire Department and ...
  • Work continues at the Las Vegas Raiders stadium construction site Friday, May 11, 2018.
    Excavation work for Raiders stadium nearly complete
    May 23, 2018
    Workers are nearly finished with excavation at the Raiders stadium site, having hauled away some 35,000 truckloads of dirt — more than 1 million cubic yards, officials said today at a meeting of the Las Vegas Stadium Authority. The 450 workers swarming the 70-acre site have so far done $246 million worth of work, including ...
  • An artist's rendering of the stadium being built in Las Vegas where the Raiders and UNLV will play football.
    Committee to focus on luring big sporting events to Southern Nevada
    April 18, 2018
    Gov. Brian Sandoval has created a committee aimed at bringing major sporting events like the NFL Draft to Southern Nevada. The Southern Nevada Sporting Event Committee will hold ...
  • Rendering of the new Las Vegas Raiders stadium as seen from the Strip at night. Construction on the 65,000-seat stadium will begin in November and will be completed in time for the 2020 NFL season.
    Gov. candidate Schwartz: Eliminate tax money for Raiders stadium
    April 13, 2018
    State Treasurer Dan Schwartz, a Republican candidate for governor, said Wednesday that if elected, he would try to eliminate $750 million in Clark County hotel room-tax revenue earmarked to help pay for ...
  • February room tax for Raiders stadium falls short of projections
    April 12, 2018
    The Clark County hotel room tax generated $3.3 million in February for construction of the Raiders stadium, nearly 14 percent less than the projected income, the ...
  • An artist's rendering of the stadium being built in Las Vegas where the Raiders and UNLV will play football.
    Clark County sells bonds to help build Raiders stadium
    April 11, 2018
    Clark County on Wednesday sold bonds to finance the public’s $750 million contribution toward construction of a 65,000-seat stadium where the Raiders and UNLV will play football. A total of $645 million in bonds were sold in 90 minutes to 43 different ...
  • An artist's rendering of the stadium being built in Las Vegas where the Raiders and UNLV will play football.
    County officials OK selling bonds for Raiders stadium in Las Vegas
    April 3, 2018
    Clark County commissioners today approved the sale of bonds for construction of a $1.8 billion, 65,000-seat stadium where the NFL’s Raiders and UNLV will play football. “The next step is to price the bonds and to get them sold ...
  • An artist's rendering of the stadium being built in Las Vegas where the Raiders and UNLV will play football.
    Officials sign final documents for Raiders stadium in Las Vegas
    March 28, 2018
    After more than a year of meetings, the Las Vegas Stadium Authority today signed the final documents for construction of the future home of the Raiders and UNLV football. Authority Chairman Steve Hill and Raiders President Marc Badain signed lease and development agreements to build a $1.8 billion, 65,000-seat stadium so the NFL team can move from ...
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    NFL owners approve Las Vegas stadium agreements
    March 27, 2018
    NFL owners approved the Raiders’ Las Vegas stadium agreements in a 31-1 vote at their annual meeting in Orlando, Fla. today, one of the final steps in ...
  • This rendering shows the Raiders stadium in Las Vegas. Construction is expected to be completed in time for the 2020 NFL season.
    Official: ‘Everything is on time’ with Raiders stadium
    March 22, 2018
    After addressing an hour of communications issues connecting board members of the Las Vegas Stadium Authority who weren’t present at today’s meeting via ...
  • This rendering shows the Raiders stadium in Las Vegas. Construction is expected to be completed in time for the 2020 NFL season.
    Builders set to present their price guarantee for Raiders stadium
    March 20, 2018
    After review by parties including the NFL and Clark County, no major changes have been made to agreements related to the Raiders football stadium that were approved ...
  • This rendering shows the Las Vegas Raiders stadium west of Interstate 15 and the Strip. Construction on the 65,000-seat stadium is expected to be completed in time for the 2020 NFL season.
    Authority OKs agreements for Raiders stadium
    March 1, 2018
    The Las Vegas Stadium Authority today approved all agreements and documents related to the planned Raiders football stadium, pending a legal review. Raiders President Marc Badain also announced that the team is in talks to secure some 30,000 off-site parking spots within 1.5 miles of the Russell Road stadium site. The approval of the agreements represents significant step toward Clark County issuing construction bonds for the ...
  • This rendering shows the Las Vegas Raiders stadium west of Interstate 15 and the Strip. Construction on the 65,000-seat stadium is hoped to be completed in time for the 2020 NFL season.
    The quest continues for parking lots around space-starved Raiders stadium
    Feb. 28, 2018
    Parking is one of the issues expected to be discussed and potentially acted during an authority meeting, where an agreement with the NFL franchise will be finalized ...
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