Downtown development clean-up faces potential litigation

June 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/1/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 22, p10
The article reports on the decision of the city of Las Vegas and Union Pacific Railroad Co. to divide the costs associated with cleaning the contaminated soil in a former downtown rail yard in Nevada. It is noted that the contaminated soil should be removed first before the construction of the Symphony Park at the site. The city council and Union Pacific agreed to contribute $5 million each for the soil remediation costs.


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