Media Release


Tuesday, June 17, 2014
For Immediate Release

Contact: Diana Paul
Telephone: 229-6501


Las Vegas City Council To Recognize Coach Jerry Tarkanian
Legendary UNLV Coach To Be Named Senior Of The Quarter


The Las Vegas City Council is scheduled to recognize Coach Jerry Tarkanian at the Wednesday, June 18, City Council meeting that will begin following the 8:30 a.m. Redevelopment Agency meeting in City Hall council chambers, located at 495 S. Main St.

Coach Tarkanian has been named the Senior of the Quarter by the Las Vegas Senior Citizens Advisory Board. Councilwoman Lois Tarkanian and her son Danny will be on-hand to accept the award for Coach Tarkanian, who is not scheduled to attend.

In addition, Councilman Bob Beers will recognize Isabelle Richardson, who recently won the level 5 national championship in rhythmic gymnastics.

Also, Councilmen Beers and Bob Coffin will join Councilwoman Tarkanian in recognizing businesses that have been operating in the city for 25 years or longer. The trio recently lauded the businesses as part of a new annual program to recognize some of the city’s most successful entrepreneurs.

Finally, the City Council will also recognize the June Employee of the Month.


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