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November 8, 2007

Final Thoughts On The Las Vegas Citizens Leadership Academy

I was honored and privileged to be one of the 25 Las Vegas citizens to have been picked to be in this year’s Citizen Leadership Academy. The CLA is an intensive introduction to the behind […]
October 30, 2007

20 Frequently Asked Questions From Las Vegas Code Enforcement

I’ll be doing my ride along this week with a Las Vegas Code Enforcement Officer. This will be the last of my “extra credit” field trips as part of the Citizens Leadership Academy. In preparation, I found this  […]
October 25, 2007

The Grocery Store Question Is Much Discussed In Vintage Vegas

One of our readers raises a question that I posed to the Business and Development Folks at the Citizens Leadership Academy just last week.   Jack, I was curious if you have heard where the […]
October 24, 2007

Citizens Leadership Academy – I Used My “Get Out Of Jail Free” Card

I am honored to be one of the 25 participants this year in the City’s Citizen Leadership Academy. It’s an 8 week course on the inner workings of government. It has been an amazing and […]
October 21, 2007

Creating An Urban Core and Downtown That We Can Call Home

Saturday Morning was the last field trip of the Citizens Leadership Academy. We were led by Scott Adams, the Director of the Las Vegas Redevelopment Agency. The RDA is charged with recruiting new business and […]
October 17, 2007

City Of Las Vegas Department Of Leisure Services

The Citizens Leadership Academy spent the evening with the Department of Leisure Services. Dinner was served at the Darling Tennis Center, which truly astounded me. There are things out in suburbs that we deserve to […]
October 14, 2007

The City Of Las Vegas Planning and Development Department Publishes New Newsletter

Growth Watch, The City of Las Vegas Planning and Development Fall Newsletter At least it’s new to me, and I probably got on the list for being in the Citizens Leadership Academy this year. I’m […]
October 12, 2007

Looking For Trouble In A Metro Police Cruiser

The Citizens Leadership Academy is an annual 8 week course offered by the City of Las Vegas. I was honored to be one of the 25 Las Vegas residents chosen for this years class. I’ve […]
October 10, 2007

Mary And The Marshal – My Ride Along With A City Of Las Vegas Marshal

Yesterday as part of the Citizen’s Leadership Academy, I got to ride along all day with City Marshal Brent Bucy. We started at 7 a.m. The marshal’s offices are at 417 N. 7th St., downtown, just […]
October 10, 2007

The City Of Las Vegas’ Million Dollar Car – And Uncle Jack Got To Drive It

There’s only 30 of them in the world. There’s only 16 in the US. There’s only one in Las Vegas. We’re happy to report that the city only leases it for only 5000 a month, and […]