North Las Vegas City Attorney Micaela Moore and Deputy City Attorney Christopher Craft were named among the top government lawyers in the state.
The move signals financial stability in the city’s rebound from junk bond status, saving nearly $500,000 a year on refinanced city bonds.
The Secretary of State’s office has closed an investigation that it opened after an April story in the Reno Gazette Journal questioned North Las Vegas state Sen. Pat Spearman’s campaign spending, according to a letter sent from the office to Spearman.
North Las Vegas officials approved the purchase of land in downtown to develop a library and park, and transform a closed school into a community space.
North Las Vegas Councilman Richard Cherchio defeated challenger Pete Shields to win another four-year term on the council Tuesday night.
Municipal elections will bring new council members to the cities of Las Vegas, North Las Vegas and Boulder City, while also answering ballot questions in Boulder City.
A new state law will prevent embattled North Las Vegas Constable Robert Eliason from running for another term in office unless he becomes a certified police officer.
North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee up to this point has remained silent about the general election campaign to serve Ward 4 on the City Council.