Media Advisory: Governor Sisolak Will Help Introduce Autonomous Delivery Company to Southern Nevada

August 25, 2021

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Governor Steve Sisolak will join Senator Jacky Rosen on Thursday in introducing Nuro, a leading autonomous delivery company at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The announcement will detail the company’s plans to invest $40 million in two facilities in Southern Nevada that will create more than 250 high skilled tech sector jobs. Plans call for building an end-of-line manufacturing facility and world-class closed-course testing track to commercialize and scale production of the company’s third-generation autonomous vehicle.

 

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