Ely City and White Pine County: Will They Consolidate?
The White Pine County wants the county to consolidate with the city of Ely... but Ely isn't too happy about the idea. The Ely City Council thinks the White Pine measure is inappropriate, and could eventually force Ely to disincorporate. So why push for consolidation? What's the advantage? And why might it wipe Ely off the map? Also, is this a precursor for incorporation here in Clark County?
Kevin Briggs, Ely City Attorney
Gary Perea, White Pine County Commissioner