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Harrison House Awarded Historic Preservation Grant

November 2018

Harrison House will soon undergo significant changes thanks to a grant from the State of Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Commission for Cultural Centers and Historic Preservation.

Opportunity Zones

December 2, 2018

Opportunity Zones are the most talked about investment strategy this year end. The tax credit act allows investors to defer capital gains tax for 10 years by investing in the distressed census tracts.  

City of Las Vegas Ward 5 has  census tracts in the Opportunity Zone.

Pan African Council

November 29, 2018

The Pan African Council meets monthly at North Las Vegas City Hall .  The November 29th meeting was attended by two African Americans, one Kenyan and Mayor John Lee.  The intimate setting allowed for one-on-one dialogue and a more deeper understanding between the cultures.  Pia Serafini will represent the Council to the International Council of Chambers Las Vegas (ICCLV.ORG)

The Pan African Council was created to bridge the understanding between Black Americans and Africa's people to foster economic development.