City Council To Recognize National Teacher Of The Year

American Legion Post 76 To Also Be Recognized

The Las Vegas City Council will recognize a local educator who was recently named 2021 National Teacher of the Year at tomorrow’s City Council meeting set to begin at 9 a.m. in Council Chambers on the second floor of City Hall, located at 495 S. Main St.

Ward 3 Councilwoman Olivia Diaz is scheduled to recognize Juliana Urtubey, a special education teacher, as the June Citizen of the Month. Urtubey lives in Ward 3 and was recently named the 2021 National Teacher of the Year.

In addition, Ward 2 Councilwoman Victoria Seaman will recognize American Legion Post 76 for annually hosting a Memorial Day event in the city of Las Vegas.

The meeting will be broadcast live on KCLV cable Channel 2 (1002 in HD), the city’s government access television station, and at www.kclv.tv/live.

Public comment will be available online for the items on the agenda until 5 p.m. on June 1 at www.lasvegasnevada.gov/councilcomment. With the end of pandemic safety restrictions in Clark County as of June 1, the city of Las Vegas will no longer read those comments during the meetings. However, comments given online will be forwarded to the council members in advance of the meeting, provided they are received by the June 1 deadline. Those wishing to comment on items on the agenda are also invited to attend the meeting in person and take advantage of the public comment periods as well.