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LAKEVIEW POINT OVERLOOK TEMPORARY CLOSURE AUG. 29

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Date: August 26, 2011

LAS VEGAS - The National Park Service will be closing Lakeview Point Overlook to visitors, which is accessible from the Hoover Dam Access Road (Old U.S. 93), on Monday, Aug. 29 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. for maintenance.

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Did You Know?

Hoover Dam In Take Towers

Lake Mead was named in honor of Dr. Elwood Mead. As Commissioner of Reclamation from 1924 - 1936, he drafted new specifications for a giant project that would dam the Colorado River and create the world's (at that time) largest artificial lake.