31 Jul '14, 3pm

Zappos Billionaire is Transforming Downtown Las Vegas into a Sustainable Urban Center

Zappos Billionaire is Transforming Downtown Las Vegas into a Sustainable Urban Center

Back in the 1940s, an entrepreneur named Bugsy Siegel had big dreams for a shimmering oasis in the heart of the Mojave desert, and from his vision, the Las Vegas as we know it today was born. 70 years later the heart of the city is crumbling, but another visionary has appeared with an entirely new dream for the struggling downtown area. Today, Zappos billionaire Tony Hsieh is working hard along with the Downtown Partnership to change Sin City into a flourishing, sustainable urban center.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/zappos-billionaire-is-transforming-d...

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