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Boulder City Essential Info


Boulder City is a city in Southern Nevada, originally built for construction workers of the nearby Hoover Dam.

It is one of only two cities in Nevada where gambling is prohibited.

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Fun Facts

  1. Boulder City was established by the Bureau of Reclamation in 1932, to house people working on the construction of the Hoover Dam.
  2. Boulder City is one of only two cities in Nevada that prohibit gambling.
  3. The buildings in Boulder City were never meant to be permanent.

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