Construction, Tech, Healthcare Jobs Seen As Rx For Las Vegas Ward 5 | Nevada Public Radio

August 29, 2019

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by Doug Puppel

Las Vegas has enjoyed a remarkable economic comeback in the decade since the end of the Great Recession.

In the last 10 years, unemployment has fallen from 12 percent to below 5 percent, and the Southern Nevada workforce has grown by more than a quarter-million people.

One area that has not shared in the comeback is Ward 5 in the city of Las Vegas. It... Read More