Economic Development

Western Nevada

Western Nevada consists of Carson City, Churchill County, Douglas County, Lyon County, Mineral County, Storey County and Washoe County.

Some of the targeted industries for this region are financial back office, plastic manufacturers, logistics, technology, biotechnology, software and hardware, call centers, aviation maintenance and renewable energy.

Western Nevada has many strengths including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Transloading Facilities
  • Interstate 80 Access
  • Fiber Long-Haul Access
  • Competitive Labor Costs
  • Employer Driven Higher Education
  • Rail Service by Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe
  • Proximity to California