Las Vegas CityCouncil met on Wednesday, June 5 , at 9 a.m. Below are some agenda items that may be of interest. Get the agenda here.
Agenda Item 17 – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Grant: The subject grant was approved and will provide the Municipal Court with $376,626 to expand the capacity of the Municipal Court's six Specialty Court programs and to provide treatment services to newly identified defendants. Approximately 40 defendants will receive services using grant funds.
Agenda Item 34 – Increase Number of Slot Machines at Certain Grandfathered Tavern Locations: City Council will hear a proposed ordinance to increase the number of slot machines that can be operated at certain grandfathered tavern locations. Before this particular code section can be amended, the code requires council to hold a public hearing, notice of which has been provided to the holders of nonrestricted gaming licenses within the city. ABEYED until June 19.
Agenda Item 36 – Redevelopment of Cashman Field and Major League Soccer: City Council approved an exclusive negotiating agreement (ENA) with The Renaissance Companies Inc. to explore building a mixed-use live, work and play development including a new soccer stadium at the Cashman Field site to house a Major League Soccer (MLS) expansion franchise. Learn more.