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Clark County Government Center

Photos & Links: (Web Page 1)
Location:
500 S. Grand Central Parkway
Las Vegas, NV
Type(s):
Subtype(s):
Completed: 1995
Cost: $66 M
Firm(s):
Description: 385,000 gsf.
6-stories
Award(s) Won:
Extra Note: Fentress Bradburn Architects, Ltd., in conjunction with Domingo Cambeiro Corporation, Architects
Anderton, Francis. Las Vegas: A Guide to Recent Architecture. London: Ellipsis, 1997. Arch NA
735 L3 A52

Chandler, Roger. “Learning from Las Vegas?: the Clark County Government Center.”
Competitions 2, n.4 (Winter 1992): 31-39. Includes project description, site plan, plans, elevations, sections, renderings, and model photos.1

"Clark County Government Center." Clark County Nevada, 1995.

“Clark County Government Center.” Clark County Nevada Website. 2001. [Online]. Available:
http://www.co.clark.nv.us/Government_center/govcntr.htm. Accessed April 10, 2001.

“The Clark County Government Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1994.” Land Forum n.11 (2001): 60-
65. Includes photos.

Fox, Bill. “Superstructures: Three designs that are building the city’s architectural momentum.”
Las Vegas Life 3, n.2 (Nov. 1999): 54-57.

Harris, Bill. "Building Nevada :Featuring Nevada's Building Industry Leaders." 1st ed. Newport Beach, CA: Landmark Books, 2007: 9. UNLV Arch Bk Stks HD9715.25.U63 N34 2007.

Hopkins, Carmel. “Gold Nuggets: Stag’s Leap, county center win top awards.” Las Vegas Review
Journal 30 June 1996: 1L, 4L. Includes photo.

Hosier, Anne. “Architectural enigma.” Las Vegas Review Journal 20 October 1997: 1C, 2C.

Kroloff, Reed. “The other Las Vegas.” Architecture 85, n.4 (Apr. 1996): 78-89. Includes photos.


McQuerrey, Lisa. “Groundbreaking Structures.” In Business Las Vegas, 28 March 2003, 13A.

Murphy, Terry. “We Have a Winner!” Urban Land, September 2002, 61.

Nicoletta, Julie. Buildings of Nevada. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. Includes project
description and photo. Arch Ref NA 730.N3 N53 2000

Roberts, Alana. "Downtown Las Vegas's Urban Renewal: Revitalization of downtown and its arts and entertainment district bolsters its potential." Urban Land. September 2007: 108-113.

“The top 5 coolest buildings in Las Vegas.” Nevada Contractor5, n.6 (Jun. 2000): 18-22. Includes
photos.

UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: 1 color slide of exterior of building.

*This project won a 1998 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Spotlight Award in the “Large-Scale Projects: Office Building” category and a 1996 Gold Nugget Award for “Best Public/Private Special Use Facility”.
Spatially Direct Parent: Union Park
Spatially Largest Parent: Union Park