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Reno Public Market: Full demolition will begin in October

August 19, 2019

Demolition will be completed in three phases: asbestos abatement, interior demolition and exterior demolition. The first two phases have already begun inside the 150,000-square-foot retail location formerly known as Shoppers Square; the first visual of outside demolition will be in early October on the northwest corner of the project.

Construction wraps on 271,000 sq. ft. Longley Commerce Center

August 19, 2019

The development offers flex units ranging from 8,400 sq. ft. up to 16,800 sq. ft. and bulk industrial units from 24,000 sq. ft. to 218,775 sq. ft. The project features 30-foot clear heights in all suites, ESFR sprinklers, LED lighting, and build-to-suit office space.

After 21 years, Montrêux pulls plug on Barracuda Championship

August 19, 2019

"We evaluated the financial impact on our Club, as well as the impact on our facilities, our members and Montrêux homeowners, and came to the conclusion that it was in our best interests not to enter into a new agreement to host the tournament," said Tim Slapnick, president of the Montrêux board.

$4.5M Nevada Historical Society building swap with UNR approved

August 19, 2019

In the trade, the state gets what used to be the Reno Gazette Journal building, now known as the Warren Nelson Building, at 401 W. Second St. in downtown Reno. The university wants the existing historical society building next to the Planetarium for office space and also gets two undeveloped parcels nearby that are next to university property.

Abbi Agency among 4 Reno businesses to make Inc. Magazine’s top-5,000 list

August 16, 2019

The agency celebrates its 10th anniversary in October, according to a press release, which notes that inclusion on top-5,000 list indicates that "The Abbi Agency is not only one of the fastest-growing companies in the nation, but also one of Nevada’s top privately-owned economic performers."

Millennials take over Grocery Outlet in Carson City

August 14, 2019

Owners of Carson City’s Grocery Outlet Bargain Market since June 28, entrepreneurial millennials Tommy and Kaley Basham are settling in nicely while busily making changes to update and upgrade the store giving it their personal touch.

Carson City hotel-motel transient tax discount eliminated

August 14, 2019

The discount dates to 2005 and let lodging businesses apply a 2 percent discount if taxes were remitted by the 15th of each month. But the plan was never approved by the Board of Supervisors as required, according to the DA’s opinion.

Nevada OKs $86.9 million to upgrade HR/finance computer systems

August 13, 2019

Paul Nicks, who is heading the so-called "Smart 21" project, said the first meeting with the contractor was set for Monday. He said the tentative plan is to have the non-payroll portion of the HR system up and running Jan. 1, 2021, and the payroll portion online by January 2022.

In $1.8M deal, Advanced Countertop Design buys new HQ in Sparks

August 12, 2019

The new location is at 475 E. Greg St., Units 109, 111 and 113, in Sparks, according to an Aug. 9 news release from the Nevada State Development Corporation, which helped finance the transaction in partnership with Heritage Bank of Nevada.