The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is moving forward with a contract with Elon Musk’s The Boring Company to build a high-speed people mover for the Las Vegas Convention Center.
The week kicked off at McCarran International Airport where LVCVA Host Committee Chairman Oscar B. Goodman hosted more than 1,000 employees of the Transportation Security Administration and presented them with a service dedication award. In addition, Goodman also delivered a keynote address at the 25th anniversary celebration of Valley High School’s Academy of Hospitality and Tourism program.
Naming neon an official representative of Nevada seems like a no-brainer in retrospect, given the gas’ long, storied history in the state. “Our neon signs represent some of the real, legendary, maverick personalities that shaped our state,” says Will Durham, a Carson City schoolteacher, neon-sign preserver and director of the nonprofit Nevada Neon Project. says. “Our signs are really Nevada’s contribution to architecture.”