Las Vegas' Union Park is a LEED-certified development that sits on a revitalized brownfield, but with no shortage of Vegas' glitz. Can smart growth be as marketable as it is environmentally good?
Oct 14, 2008 Next American City
An interview with Tom Skanke, president of a govt. public affairs company, about how he got involved in transportation issues and the unique challenges of moving people around in Las Vegas.
Oct 5, 2008 In Business Las Vegas
Concentrating solar, or 'solar thermal', is an old technology getting an update as solar power spreads across the Southwest.
Aug 24, 2008 The Christian Science Monitor
This column from Neal Peirce looks at the new megapolitan stronghold of the Intermountain West.
Aug 12, 2008 Citiwire
<p>A homeowner on the verge of foreclosure in Las Vegas is not going down without a fight. He is literally destroying his home from the inside out.</p>
Jun 25, 2008 CBS 8 Las Vegas
<p>A case over land rights in the West going back decades has been awarded to the estate of a deceased property rights activist, who contended that the Forest Service deprived his ranch of water.</p>
Jun 12, 2008 Yahoo News
<p>With some predicting that this fast growing metropolis will run out of water within the decade, the head of the region's water authority has a tough job ahead.</p>
May 29, 2008 Metropolis Magazine
<p>This article from the <em>Las Vegas Sun</em> asks whether siting two blatantly different architectural styles right next to each other is necessarily a bad thing.</p>
May 27, 2008 Las Vegas Sun
<p>Despite planners' love-hate relationship with it, Las Vegas is a hotbed of great city-making, according to this post from <em>California Planning and Development Report</em>.</p>
May 5, 2008 California Planning & Development Report
<p>With a volcano, an Egyptian pyramid and the Eiffel Tower already under its belt, Las Vegas is trying its hand at building something else from scratch: a downtown.</p>
Apr 23, 2008 The New York Times