August 1, 2001, 12pm PDT
Buses will be steering themselves through the streets of Las Vegas beginningin 2003 by means of an optical guidance system incorporating cameras,computers, and motors
July 19, 2001, 8am PDT
County planners are advocating land-use designations for the Las Vegas Valley that would help stem the tide of housing and commerical developments.
July 14, 2001, 7am PDT
Interesting environmental science projects are being explored at the site of the world's most dangerous nuclear experiments.
June 22, 2001, 9am PDT
Officials chasing federal money to onstruct a high-speed, magnetically propelled train between Las Vegas and Anaheim, California, say powerful friends in Congress are keeping their bid alive.
June 5, 2001, 11am PDT
City officials will be review several proposals during the next few weeks to determine the amount of funds the city is prepared to invest in downtown development.
May 12, 2001, 8am PDT
Electronic freeway signs around Las Vegas are the first part of the a planned traffic management system intended to relieve congestion in the booming state.
May 10, 2001, 9am PDT
The profits from the 1,905-acre sale in North Las Vegas will be used to purchase privately owned land in Nevada.
April 19, 2001, 8am PDT
The water system of Fallon, NV, delivers a high amount of arsenic to residents.
April 16, 2001, 6am PDT
Las Vegas -- the city best known for it's imitation monuments -- wants to build a real downtown.
March 20, 2001, 8am PST
Las Vegas, Nevada has been ridiculed as a warped caricature of american culture. It now wants cosmopolitan trappings.
March 19, 2001, 10am PST
James Howard Kunstler, author of The Geography of Nowhere, publishes a chapter from his forthcoming book on the Web.
March 16, 2001, 8am PST
The Christian Science Monitor looks at how Las Vegas and Reno have dealt with their growth problems.
The Christian Science Monitor
March 12, 2001, 10am PST
Las Vegas City Council members and residents came out against a proposed affordable housing development citing an absence of open space.
February 8, 2001, 11am PST
Las Vegas real estate mogul pronounces his new hotel "the single most wonderful resort in the history of Las Vegas."
February 2, 2001, 9am PST
Las Vegas has some of the worst air quality in the Western US. Lax enforcement of environmental laws at fault.
January 27, 2001, 8am PST
Environmentalists and affordable housing advocates compromise on a plan bringing more development around the famed lake.
January 26, 2001, 10am PST
Smithsonian-sponsored tours of art and architecture have added Las Vegas to the schedule. "Glitz and fakery is art, too."
January 26, 2001, 8am PST
Las Vegas faces air pollution, traffic congestion, and scarce water supplies. But the city's mayor, an unlikely New Urbanist, has big plans.
January 19, 2001, 6am PST
In the gaming capital of the nation, local officials are working to combat the shortage of parks and recreation facilities.
January 16, 2001, 9am PST
Residents fear that Yucca Mountain, in western Nevada, will become the burial ground for nuclear waste.