March 26, 2019

LV Ward 1 candidates talk medical district, transportation

With the grand dame of Ward 1, Lois Tarkanian, looking on, the crowded slate of candidates vying to replace her met Monday evening to address concerns of residents in the McNeil neighborhood, the area west of Rancho and between Oakey and West Charleston. The older homes, many on sprawling lots, are just blocks from the expanding medical district, home to …

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March 7, 2019

LVRJ: Las Vegas Council candidate Knudsen talks about Badlands, light rail

By Victor Joecks / Las Vegas Review-JournalMarch 7, 2019 – 10:29 am    It’d be “irresponsible” to give an opinion on development at Badlands golf course before being elected. Las Vegas officials should increase enforcement against those violating the city’s restrictions on short-term rentals. The Las Vegas-area needs light rail to meet the needs of its growing population. That’s all according to …

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January 22, 2019

LVRJ: Candidate filing begins for city elections throughout Las Vegas Valley

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman on Tuesday filed paperwork to run for re-election, seeking her third and final term as the figurehead of the seven-member body during the first day of the candidate filing period. Goodman made her candidacy official in the morning inside the Clerk’s Office at City Hall, just after announcing that she has Stage 2 breast cancer. …

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June 14, 2018

Review Journal: Former city employee announces bid for Las Vegas City Council

By Jamie Munks / Las Vegas Review-Journal   Former Las Vegas employee Brian Knudsen is plotting a return to city government — this time in the political arena. Knudsen is launching a bid for the Ward 1 City Council seat, which will be an incumbent-free race in next year’s city election. Term limits will force Councilwoman Lois Tarkanian out of office …

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