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  • 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 ...
  • Renderings, provided by the Madison Square Garden Company, of the proposed "MSG Sphere Las Vegas" arena project. The arena is a joint venture with Sands Corporation, to be built behind the Venetian and Palazzo. Its slated to open in 2020.
    Planned sphere arena to use existing casino parking
    Feb. 21, 2018
    A planned spherical entertainment arena just off the Strip got the go-ahead today to utilize garages at nearby casinos to fulfill the majority of its parking requirement. Clark County commissioners approved zoning and land use permits at today’s meeting for the ...
  • Construction is in full swing at the site of the future Raiders stadium in Las Vegas, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018.
    If Raiders stadium fizzles mid-project, county wants no eyesore left behind
    Feb. 21, 2018
    Although a stoppage of construction on the stadium is not anticipated, Commissioner Steve Sisolak pointed out the importance of such a plan, referencing the failed 500-foot tall ...
  • Renderings, provided by the Madison Square Garden Company, of the proposed "MSG Sphere Las Vegas" arena project. The arena is a joint venture with Sands Corporation, to be built behind the Venetian and Palazzo. Its slated to open in 2020.
    Next Las Vegas arena a 360-foot-tall sphere
    Feb. 9, 2018
    A new arena just off the Strip will be a 360-foot-tall sphere with seating for more than 18,000 people for concerts, awards shows and other entertainment events, according to developers Madison Square Garden Co. and Las Vegas Sands Corp. The MSG Sphere Las Vegas, behind the ...
  • Rendering of the proposed Las Vegas Raiders Stadium.
    Will Las Vegas be rewarded with a Super Bowl after funding a swanky stadium?
    Feb. 6, 2018
    You may be wondering why the National Football League decided to hold the Super Bowl in freezing Minnesota instead of almost any stadium anywhere warmer. (Hint: It wasn't for the ...
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