Elko City news update in advance of the council meeting includes a recap of recent action and ongoing issues. Councilwoman Mandy Simons appeared with guests from the Elko City Parks and Recreation Department to promote October special events and provide details on the Elko Regional Sports Complex construction that is winding down for the season in time for a spring 2020 opening.
Nevada Office of Traffic Safety PIO Andrew Bennett was a guest on “Elko, Live!” and discussed a variety of subjects related to safe driving on Nevada highways and roadways. The Zero Fatalities Program is a statewide initiative to preserve driver and pedestrian lives. The goal is to raise awareness and emphasize that most fatal accidents are avoidable. From buckling up to avoiding distractions, it’s also important to slow down and plan ahead in inclement weather. Bennett offered several tips for safe driving during the