Clark County workers with the Department of Family Services urged their employer Wednesday to fill more than 100 vacant positions as they sounded an alarm over unsafe conditions for staff and clients.
Redrawn district boundaries in Clark County also would equalize a wide population disparity that has unfolded over the past decade.
More than 100 local governments are coming together to host a job fair in Las Vegas on Nov. 6.
Clark County on Wednesday saw most of its major COVID-19 metrics continue to fall as it reported just 333 new coronavirus cases and 11 deaths recorded during the previous day.
Former Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg touted two degrees from Barkley University on a resume and had lucrative outside speaking engagements while on the county clock.
In the near future, officials say they envision low-income families having the opportunity to purchase homes, not merely rent them.
CDC data shows that the county’s test positivity rate is now below the threshold for dropping the mandate, while the rate of cases per 100,000 people continues to decline.
The Clark County Commission is scheduled to consider a proposal for the Department of Aviation to purchase around 17.3 acres of mostly vacant real estate across from Mandalay Bay.
All four key COVID-19 metrics for Clark County fell over the weekend, with 891 new cases and 20 deaths recorded since Friday’s report, according to state and local data.
Work could commence soon on updating signage at McCarran International Airport to reflect the name change to Harry Reid International Airport.
While new cases, deaths and hospitals all have continued to fall this month, the forward-looking test positivity rate is right where it was at the beginning of the month.
The largest private ambulance operators serving Clark County have missed multiple monthly on-time targets this year. One commissioner called it a “fairly catastrophic failure.”
Former Nevada legislator and veteran trial attorney Ozzie Fumo announced Thursday that he is running for Clark County District Attorney.