LAS VEGAS (AP) — Southern Nevada water officials want to restore North Las Vegas as the exclusive water dealer for a burgeoning industrial park home to the Faraday Future and Hyperloop projects.
The Southern Nevada Water Authority on Thursday agreed to complete a $70 million infrastructure project to deliver water to the Apex Industrial Park, and turn maintenance and operations over to the North Las Vegas Utilities Department.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that officials will ask the state Legislature to make the agreement permanent by reversing a measure that named the water authority as the industrial park water provider.
Hyperloop Technologies is developing a test track for a high-speed transit system the 2,000-acre industrial complex about 15 miles northeast of downtown Las Vegas.
Faraday Future plans a $1 billion electric car factory.
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