Rolling Freedom Motorcycles Lake Tahoe launched earlier this year on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe’s South Shore.
Critics of the bill say it would make Nevada less competitive for business relocations and expansion; supporters say it would help balance the billions of dollars offered to corporations as abatements or subsidies and establish a more equitable economic development policy, which would in turn help Nevada's worsening housing situation.
Proponents say the legislation would give local governments the ability to raise money to support affordable housing projects; opponents say it would increase fees for developers and further negatively affect the market.
Opponents of the legislation — including the Reno+Sparks Chamber of Commerce — argue the bill would invite unnecessary litigation, in the form of employees bringing civil action against employers that fail to comply with the bill requirements.
Reno-Sparks as a whole recorded a median home price of $485,000 in March — that's a 259% increase from the depths of the Great Recession, and a 64% increase from 5 years ago.
"I would definitely say we need more people in our community to be givers of time, money and resources."
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Both homebuilders and landlords say they support proposed legislation that would give renters more of a heads-up on rent increases, even as there was a less warm reception for a bill that would create a statewide landlord database and registry.
“The goal for us is to really shape some new opportunities and get our dislocated workers into programs and training that will align with new career paths for them,” said Isla Young, executive director of the Governor’s Office of Workforce Innovation.
This week's 10-year look-back includes growing interest in adding additional flights at Reno-Tahoe International Airport and a feature on older adults working more in the Silver State.
What does a great all-volunteer organization do when hit by a pandemic? It improvises to modify programs to continue to support the students, veterans, seniors and victims of assault who it's been supporting for some 40 years.
The businesses would function like bars for marijuana use, allowing people to legally consume outside of a private home.
Alliance Forge, PersonaFi and Major League Markets are the 3 startups enrolled in RNOX’s R.E.A.L. spring cohort. As for RNOX itself, it’s been a year of speedy growth and change since the tech accelerator launched in April 2020 in South Rreno — one of the biggest recent changes is an overarching new name — “X Co.”
"The process has not been perfect, and there have been challenges to overcome, but I am utterly impressed with the speed and focus the Nevada Cares Campus has been approached."
The new bill’s most controversial element by far would create a new path for additional dispensaries in Nevada's dog-eat-dog cannabis market.