Nevada

January 24, 2005, 1pm PST
"Sun, Sin & Suburbia An Essential History of Modern Las Vegas", by Geoff Schumacher, may be the definitive work about the fastest-growing place in America.
The Los Angeles Times
January 4, 2005, 8am PST
Las Vegas monorail is up and running for holiday peak business.
The Washington Post
December 30, 2004, 1pm PST
Instead of building a new megahotel MGM is spending $3 billion to transform 66 acres on the Las Vegas Strip into a mini-Manhattan.
The New York Times
December 28, 2004, 7am PST
The four-mile monorail reopens Christmas Eve, ending a 107-day shutdown because of mechanical problems.
Las Vegas Review Journal
November 30, 2004, 10am PST
Municipalities show little interest in Bureau of Land Management's program to make land available at discounted rates for affordable housing.
Las Vegas Sun
November 16, 2004, 7am PST
Two new 'mini-city' developments in Las Vegas could alter the Las Vegas landscape by the end of the decade.
Wall St. Journal
November 15, 2004, 10am PST
Three billion dollar project in Vegas emphasizes living spaces and other nongambling features.
Las Vegas Sun
October 23, 2004, 9am PDT
The controversial nuclear waste storage facility in Nevada is causing some residents in this swing state to re-think their support for President Bush.
The Guardian Unlimited
October 13, 2004, 6am PDT
Plannned community near Las Vegas is home to more than 87,000 people.
The New York Times
October 11, 2004, 5am PDT
Developers in Nevada begin importing water for decorative fountains to get around water conservation efforts.
The Los Angeles Times
August 18, 2004, 9am PDT
Nevada seeks to begin selling 87,000 acres of desert lands to spur private development. Opponents see it as a giveaway.
The Los Angeles Times
August 7, 2004, 5am PDT
The search for new developable land pushes out beyond the Las Vegas Valley.
Las Vegas Review Journal
July 25, 2004, 5am PDT
The long-awaited Vegas monorail takes off. Will it fly?
The Slatin Report
July 13, 2004, 9am PDT
Henderson's desire for a neighborhood-based development exposes the boomtown's lack of city context.
Las Vegas Sun
July 2, 2004, 9am PDT
After several delays, the four-mile, $654 million Las Vegas monorail is set to open to the public on July 15th.
Las Vegas Review Journal
June 18, 2004, 2pm PDT
The urban planning of the Burning Man Festival's "incidental metropolis," Black Rock City, shows what makes a city work and what is essential to a community.
The San Francisco Chronicle
June 10, 2004, 12pm PDT
Claiming that water problems won't slow growth, Sin City bets on expansion over sustainability. Some experts think the city will come up snake-eyes.
Las Vegas Sun
March 1, 2004, 9am PST
An editorial by the Las Vegas Review-Journal concludes from a recent study that the costs of smart growth are too high.
Las Vegas Review Journal
February 4, 2004, 10am PST
Six essays inspired by the Las Vegas bus system, from poetry to political stands.
Las Vegas City Life
February 2, 2004, 5am PST
As housing prices in Las Vegas begin to push out the middle class, even Sin City starts to think about inclusionary zoning
Las Vegas Review Journal