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December 1, 2021

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Transit services for Las Vegas veterans struggle to keep pace with demand
Transit services for Las Vegas veterans struggle to keep pace with demand
Sunday, November 28, 2021
Navy veteran John Penley has been walking across the street from his apartment near East Twain Avenue in central Las Vegas to a nearby laundromat to catch a van that takes him ...
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Las Vegas offering free parking downtown Saturday to encourage local shopping
Friday, November 26, 2021
he city of Las Vegas is offering free on-street parking in parts of downtown Saturday to encourage people to shop locally on Small Business Saturday. Parking will be free at ...
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Las Vegas airport travelers advised to arrive early
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Officials at the Las Vegas airport are urging holiday travelers to arrive early and use mobile apps to check in for their flights in advance. “We always recommend for a ...
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RTC aggressively pursues new funding to improve safety on Las Vegas roadways
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
The $1.2 trillion infrastructure and jobs bill that President Joe Biden signed into law last week opens up billions for grant funding over the next five years for projects to make roads safer. It’s comes at a dire time for Nevada, which has seen 315 people killed in traffic fatalities in 2021, an increase of 24% from 2020, according to ...
Officials approve corridor for part of proposed of new I-11
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
State and federal transportation officials have formally selected a corridor in southern and central Arizona for construction of Interstate 11, a proposed new freeway that would link the ...
RTC chief bullish on bird’s-eye view of transportation in the valley
RTC chief bullish on bird’s-eye view of transportation in the valley
Monday, November 1, 2021
Q+A: M.J. MAYNARD:
As CEO of the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada, M.J. Maynard’s job is to help make it easier for people to get around in the Las Vegas Valley ...
County OKs agreement for underground transit system for Strip, downtown Las Vegas
County OKs agreement for underground transit system for Strip, downtown Las Vegas
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
The Clark County Commission today approved a franchise agreement for the Vegas Loop, an underground electric transportation system planned for the Las Vegas ...
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'The bus is late again': Parents run low on patience; CCSD says it’s doing what it can
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Clark County schools are down hundreds of bus drivers in a sprawling district where about 125,000 students require transportation. Officials say the shortage isn’t sudden, but it is now at unprecedented levels …
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Group offering $10 Lyft credits for Saturday’s Raiders game
Thursday, August 12, 2021
Need a ride to or from Allegiant Stadium for the Las Vegas Raiders home opener Saturday? The Las Vegas Coalition for Zero Fatalities is offering $10 credits for the ...
On valley visit, Buttigieg gets firsthand look at need for Boulder Highway revamp
On valley visit, Buttigieg gets firsthand look at need for Boulder Highway revamp
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg had only heard about Boulder Highway, but he got a small taste of the dangers ...
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Florida's Brightline trains to resume operations in November
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Florida's higher-speed passenger rail service Brightline announced Tuesday it will resume operating sometime in November, 20 months after it closed because ...
Why improving the drive to Southern California is so complicated
Why improving the drive to Southern California is so complicated
Sunday, August 1, 2021
The parade of bumper-to-bumper traffic is a Sunday afternoon ritual heading back to California. Residents of California accounted for 21% of visitors to Las Vegas ...
Las Vegas airport could become Harry Reid International in September
Las Vegas airport could become Harry Reid International in September
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas could become Harry Reid International as soon as September, a Clark County official said today. The county could conduct a ceremony and ...
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Frontier adding Las Vegas flights based on pent-up demand
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Frontier Airlines is adding roundtrip routes in September between Las Vegas and New Orleans, Minneapolis, Des Moines, Iowa; Sioux Falls, S.D.; and Harlingen, Texas. Once the additional flights begin, Frontier ...
Nevada changing to new-look, higher-security DMV cards
Nevada changing to new-look, higher-security DMV cards
Monday, July 12, 2021
Nevada driver’s licenses and identification cards are getting a new look and upgraded security features, the state Department of Motor Vehicles said Monday. DMV spokesman Kevin Malone said the ...