Around the State: July 2015

Final Phase of Carson City Freeway Begins The Nevada Department of Transportation has broken ground on the final leg of the Carson City Freeway project. The $42 million project completes I-580, connecting Carson City to Nevada’s freeway system and Reno. The final phase of the project will pave and open the last four miles of the freeway to traffic. The freeway is expected to … [Read more...]

Transportation at a Crossroads

From the daily commute to a weekend bike ride or road trip, and from the goods trucked to local stores to Nevada’s overall economic vitality, transportation impacts everyone. A look into Nevada’s transportation past and a glimpse at the transportation innovations of the future illustrates how important transportation is. As the fastest growing state for decades, Nevada’s … [Read more...]

Industry Focus: Power Women

A group of Nevada’s power women recently met at the offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the trends and obstacles facing their industry.

Women executives are no longer a novelty in board rooms. They represent a growing percentage of businesses across the state. Nevertheless, women face a unique set of challenges and many believe the glass ceiling has not yet shattered. Recently, a group of successful female executives met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss issues facing women in … [Read more...]

August 2013: Around the State

Nevdada business news - August 2013: Around the State

Clark County Implements 10-digit Dialing and Gets a New Area Code As of the third of this month, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) of Nevada has implemented 10-digit dialing. Additionally, next year the PUC will roll out a new 725 area code for the county. According to the North American Numbering Plan Administration (NANPA), the 702 area code will be exhausted by the … [Read more...]

NAIOP S. NV Announces Independent Support of 2009 Transportation Bill

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 27th

NAIOP Southern Nevada Chapter Announces Independent Support of 2009 Transportation Bill (Las Vegas) – In response to misinformation in the current Las Vegas municipal election, NAIOP Southern Nevada sought to clarify that the organization’s support of the public-private partnership legislation, which would have authorized tolling for new highway projects and was requested by … [Read more...]

The Green Light: Transportation in Nevada

Transportation in Nevada

There remains a good degree of uncertainty in Nevada’s transportation sector but also plenty of determination, innovation and well justified optimism. Money is tight and legislative action often unpredictable, of course. But work on many fronts is proceeding, with a raft of projects being completed, green-lighted or planned in an industry that by its very nature spurs growth … [Read more...]

Power Women: Enough Said

The name says it all.  Nevada’s Power Women are helping to shape the state and working for the betterment of our communities.  They are in the trenches day in and day out with the goal of improving where we live and work.  They say behind every great man is a woman; we say, behind every great state are several women.  We’re honored to include this year’s Power Women in the … [Read more...]