Washoe sales dip
Taxable sales in Washoe County during September fell by 1.4 percent from year-earlier levels, the Nevada Department of Taxation said last week.
Sales rose by 2.6 percent in Carson City and rose by 4.4 percent in Douglas County.
Automotive sales in Washoe County were down by 34 percent from a year earlier, and department store sales were down by 3.3 percent. Clothing stores were up 12.7 percent.
In Carson City, automotive sales were essentially flat compared with year-earlier figures.
Heather Ashbridge, who started with Nevada State Development Corporation in 2008, previously served in several roles with the organization, including assistant vice president and loan officer. She is based in NSDC’s Reno office.