Garth Oksol, a project manager with the Regional Transportation Commission, has been named Young Engineer of the Year by the Truckee Meadows Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Oksol’s primary responsibility, the RTC’s SouthEast Connector road from Sparks to Veteran’s Parkway, was recognized as Transportation Project of the Year by the group.
With median price nearing $500,000, Reno’s ‘sizzling’ real estate market showing no signs of cooling in 2021
In Reno/North Valleys, the median home price shot up to a record high of $485,000 in October, a 5.4% bump from September and a 17% jump from last year. Reno-Sparks as a whole is at $455,000, and Fernley is above the $300K mark at $318,000.