History

2021 Marks 75th Anniversary Of North Las Vegas As City

City of North Las Vegas

2021 marks the 75th anniversary of North Las Vegas incorporating as a city. On May 1, 1946, the town of North Las Vegas became the city of North Las Vegas. The history of North Las Vegas is replete with numerous attempts by Las Vegas to annex the town, and it’s …

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The History of North Las Vegas

The History of North Las Vegas

The history of North Las Vegas begins with Native Americans who inhabited the Las Vegas Valley over 10,000 years ago. Around 700AD, Paiutes settled here, migrating between nearby mountains in the summer and spending their winter in the valley, near Big Springs. The area was named Las Vegas (The Meadows …

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