February 23, 2017, Las Vegas, Nev. – Yesterday, Save Red Rock (SRR) turned out hundreds of Clark County residents to testify in opposition to developer Jim Rhodes’ Gypsum Resources LLC’s (Gypsum) proposal to build more than 5,000 homes in Red Rock Canyon. Among the many who testified against Gypsum’s proposal were Robert Reynolds, manager for […]
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Originally published by 8 News Now Las Vegas Read here: https://www.8newsnow.com/news/housing-development-concept-plan-near-red-rock-moving-forward/ Posted: Feb 23, 2017 / 08:12 PM PST / Updated: Feb 23, 2017 / 08:17 PM PST The plans for a housing development near Red Rock are moving forward, but a lot remains uncertain. On Wednesday, the Clark County Commission voted to recognize a 2011 plan and ignore a […]
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Originally published by Staff, 8 News Now Read here: https://www.8newsnow.com/news/commissioners-vote-5-2-to-continue-discussion-of-2011-plan-to-development-near-red-rock/ Posted: Feb 22, 2017 / 09:36 AM PST / Updated: Feb 22, 2017 / 10:40 PM PST After more than a decade of community and legal battles, county commissioners are again considering a prominent Las Vegas developer’s plan to build more than 5,000 homes on property he owns on […]
Originally published by KTNV Staff, Channel 13 KTNV Las Vegas Read here: https://www.ktnv.com/news/county-commission-set-to-vote-on-controversial-red-rock-development UPDATE AT 4:53 P.M. FEB 22: The Clark County Commission voted 5-2 to allow for the withdrawal of the current application, which in effect means a 2011 development proposal will move forward. It doesn’t mean the development is approved but rather the […]
WHAT: Save Red Rock (SRR), a grassroots conservation organization, fight to protect Red Rock Canyon from a 5,000+ home development on February 22 at the Clark County Planning Commission Meeting. SRR expresses the location will not be able to sustain the impact of the high density development, causing increased pollution, traffic and raised water costs […]
Originally published in the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Originally published by Nevada Conservation League Read here: https://nevadaconservationleague.org/clark-county-voters-say-no-to-development-near-red-rock/ February 21, 2017 Overwhelming Majority of Clark County Voters Want Clark County Commission to Vote to Save Red RockCritical vote to Save Red Rock comes before Commission this WednesdayNew polling shows overwhelming opposition to developer’s plans to re-zone Clark County, NV—The Nevada Conservation League released a […]
Originally published by Nevada Conservation League Read here: http://nevadaconservationleague.org/cms/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/ClarkCountyResults.pdf Q1 On February 22nd, the Clark County Commissioners will vote on a developer’s plan to build more than 5,000 homes next to the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. The proposal will increase the current zoning density by 500% and is expected to result in an […]
Originally published by Gerard Ramalho, Channel 3 News Las Vegas Read here: https://news3lv.com/news/local/group-save-red-rock-plans-huge-turnout-at-wednesday-zoning-meeting Tuesday, February 21st 2017 LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — It’s been called the jewel of Las Vegas, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area attracts millions of visitors every year. But it’s those who frequent the area, locals, who say they have the most […]