Clark County's Comprehensive Planning website contains an agenda item for last week's July 21, 2005 meeting. It describes general plans for the redevelopment of the north part of Tropicana's property. Tropicana has requested approval for 2,750 rooms, larger casino, public and back-of-house areas, and an increase in building height to 470 feet.
The request does not include the southern part of the property in which the Island Tower is located. There has been past speculation that the entire property would be developed in phases to include two separate casino/hotels or possibly a condo tower. When the meeting minutes of this public hearing are published, we will likely learn more.
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