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Board of County Commission Highlights

Posted on: June 5, 2018

Commission Meeting Highlights - June 5, 2018

TONOPAH, Nev., June 5, 2018 - The following report highlights several important actions taken at the Nye County Board of Commissioners meeting. The agenda numbers provide links to each item’s backup.

*Approved resolutions will be posted separately here

*New approved ordinances will be posted separately here

The Nevada Department of Transportation presented its Fiscal Year 2019 Work Program for Nye County, which was accepted by the board. Highlights included the Interstate 11 project, the One Nevada Plan and a discussion on Wildlife/Vehicle Collisions. NDOT also discussed county's safety concerns along Highway 160 at the Oxbow Avenue and Wilson Road intersection, and the possibility of a dedicated right turn lane on Highway 160 at Highway 372. (7)

Commissioners rejected two proposed County Code additions after a lengthy discussion (9) and (10)

Scott Lewis was ratified as the new director of County Emergency Services. He will remain in his current position as chief of the Pahrump Valley Fire and Rescue. (25)

Sitting as the Governing Body of Unincorporated Town of Pahrump

Approved the establishing of an Enterprise Fund for Golf Course Business Related Activities at the town owned Lakeview Golf Course (14)

*Next regular meeting will be June 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. in Pahrump, teleconferenced in Tonopah.

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