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Mayor and Council Statement on Las Vegas Strip Shooting Tragedy

October 02, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT DAVID CHERRY, (702) 768-4948

Mayor Debra March and Henderson City Councilmembers John Marz, Gerri Schroder, Dan Shaw and Dan Stewart released the following statement today in response to the tragic shooting on the Las Vegas Strip:

“Our hearts are broken by the tragedy on the Las Vegas Strip and our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families. We ask everyone in Henderson and across our community to come together in support of all those who have been impacted by this horrific act. Our thanks go out to the police, firefighters and all the other first responders who have bravely acted to save lives. We are grateful for the outpouring of love and condolences that we are receiving from around the world. We know that employees of the City of Henderson and their family members have been directly affected by this senseless act of hatred and we will do all we can to care for our team members and their loved ones."

Emergency Services Information 

Red Cross family reunification hotline: 1-866-535-5654

www.redcross.org

United Blood Services: 1-877-UBS-HERO

www.bloodhero.com

Emergency Shelter Location: Thomas and Mack center on the campus of UNLV (East Tropicana and Swenson)

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