Leaders from two Indian tribes joined protesters who want to protect a desert area where BrightSource Energy wants to build the world’s largest system of mirrors to create heat to drive turbines for generating electricity.
Plagued by declining occupancy and lower rents from tenants who stay, the World Market Center has defaulted on mortgages covering two of its three towers. The default on two loans totaling $564.7 million occurred in April but was only recently disclosed.
Following a string of construction fatalities on the Strip and in general industry around Las Vegas, the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened a local office and brought a new sheriff to town.
Air travel trade show World Route Development Forum is coming to Las Vegas in October 2013 with thousands of executives for airlines, airports and suppliers to discuss air traffic routes, including added service to Las Vegas.