The growing popularity of Las Vegas’ downtown Fremont Street area has required more police presence too. (Image: lasvegastours.onboardtours.com)
As Las Vegas continues to jump back through the downturn that is economic with the Strip posting its fifth annual revenue boost in a row, Sin City’s Fremont Street area downtown is experiencing a renaissance also. In fact, the recent regeneration of Fremont Street and its environs is attracting numerous visitors, Metro Police are being forced to rethink the direction they police the complete city of Las Vegas.
‘ We were really concentrated on Las vegas, nevada Boulevard [the Strip] for several years because that’s where we were seeing the infusion of individuals,’ Sheriff Doug Gillespie told Metro’s Fiscal Affairs Committee this week. ‘ nevertheless the dynamics have changed downtown. Now a great deal more people are planning to come downtown on a more regular foundation.’
It’s not simply that the people are coming there in droves; the nature that is very of tourism has changed, too. As the area surrounding ‘Glitter Gulch,’ as it had previously been known back in Elvis’s day, was once a little rough around the sides, it is now being a hub of art and culture. Bail bondsmen and pawnbrokers are at the very least somewhat changed with galleries and clothing that is vintage, because well pubs, clubs and restaurants.
This means that, in a nutshell, individuals are Continuez la lecture