Host: Sam Shad Pundits: Amanda Moss, Senior Director of Government Affairs, Southern Nevada Home Builders Association
Russell Rowe, Managing Principal - Rowe Law Group
Jesse Wadhams, Partner, Black and Wadhams, Attorneys at Law
"When the Raiders announced that they were going to require vaccinations for someone to come into the stadium to watch a game, that goes a very long way," Pat Mulroy, member of Wynn Resorts board of directors
"The biggest problem we have is that we don't have anywhere to grow. Frankly, we have an inventory of five years of land. Once that is sold out, we become San Francisco and all this land you see surrounding us might as well be ocean." Ed Lawson, mayor of Sparks
'Mr. Shad and Mr. Crowell treated Fernley’s concerns as mere minor inconveniences. This is especially troubling coming from Mr. Crowell who, as a state official, should be looking out for the best interests of the citizens of Nevada rather than promoting a federal government project that will hurt those citizens.'
With respect to the United States Bureau of Reclamation’s (USBOR) proposal to line the Truckee Canal, NDWR understands that there are many challenges and complexities this proposed project creates for the City of Fernley.
"Lithium, from my perspective, is one of the great emerging economic stories for Nevada that will really be a benefit if we can leverage it correctly. We have a unique ability, compared to other states, to have the full economic lifecycle for lithium, from extraction to production in batteries to recycling it back into the supply chain. And we have all three of those components here." Brad Crowell, Director of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources,