Will the Grand Canyon become the next Vegas?

Author:Gajewski, Karen Ann
Position:WORTH NOTING - Brief article
 
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Will the Grand Canyon become the next Vegas? A proposed 420-acre Grand Canyon Escalade on Navajo land adjacent to the eastern portion of the canyon would feature restaurants, hotels, shops, and an eight-person gondola to transport tourists on a ten-minute ride to the canyon floor. While the glitzy development would bring in new revenue for the Navajo people, critics say the canyon would be "doomed," and members of the...

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