A plan to close Henderson city offices for the last week of the year won the City Council’s approval Tuesday. Police and fire personnel and a skeleton crew of other emergency workers will remain on the job, but all other offices will be shuttered between Christmas and New Year’s.
State officials approved a lease plan Tuesday that allows the Nevada National Guard to take over the Fire Science Academy in Carlin by January.
The Board of Examiners on Tuesday approved hiring an additional police officer to protect Gov.-elect Brian Sandoval and his family, which includes three children, when he takes office Jan. 3.
Secretary of State Ross Miller asked the state Board of Examiners to require private contractors to use the federal E-Verify system to ensure they hire only workers who are in the country legally.