Listen Online - Listen on Mobile Radio.com | Mobile App Info

McCarran Name Change On Standby

(Las Vegas, NV)  —  A proposal to change the name of McCarran International Airport is on hold for now.

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board voted yesterday to study the cost of changing the airport’s name.  A report is expected next month.

Councilman Steve Ross, who sits on the board, wants to change the facility’s name to Las Vegas International.  Any name change will have to be approved by the Clark County Commission.

The airport was named for the late Senator Pat McCarran in 1948.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Las Vegas

Get Started
Introducing Your New Podcast Network Play.it

Listen Live