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Call for the Constitutional Convention
In accordance with Article VI, Section 1 of the Constitution of the International Union, you are hereby notified that the Constitutional Convention of the United Steelworkers will be held in the MGM Grand Marquee Ballroom, Las Vegas, Nevada, from August 11 through August 14, 2014.
MGM Grand Hotel Information
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino is located at 3799 Las Vegas Boulevard South about 2.5 miles from McCarran International Airport.
Transportation to Las Vegas
For travel information, contact, Professional Travel at 1-877-499-1149. Remember to select option #4 and use group code 2014LASUSW for the Convention.
Travel Information in Las Vegas
If you need a cab in Las Vegas, United Steelworkers represent members at the following places:
A-North Las Vegas Cab (ANLV) - Phone: 702-798-3498
Vegas Western Cab Co. - Phone: 702-798-3498
Ace Cab Co. - Phone: 702-798-3498
Union Cab Co. - Phone: 702-798-3498
Virgin Valley Cab Co. - Phone: 702-798-3498
Whittlesea Blue Cab Co. - Phone: 702-384-6111
Western Cab Co. - Phone: 702-736-8000
Bell Trans Limos - Phone:(702) 739-7990
Industrial Technical Professional Employees represents the following cab companies:
Yellow Checker Star Henderson
Map of MGM Grand Hotel
For those who have never been to MGM Grand, the property includes five outdoor pools, rivers, and waterfalls that cover 6.6 acres, a 380,000 sq ft convention center, the MGM Grand Garden Arena, and the Grand Spa. It also houses numerous shops and night clubs, restaurants and the largest casino in Clark County.
Vegas Weather for August
Vegas is a city located in the Mojave Desert. There is an average low of 72F and an average high of 102F. The humidity is up a bit so there is not that dry heat people like to brag about. August gets almost a half inch of rain. There can be thunder showers. If you are going to be outdoors and the weather is sunny, which it usually is, bring shorts, light weight clothes and plenty of sunscreen.