The Times podcast: The California Dream in Nevada

Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center
The Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center is billed as the world’s largest industrial park. At 166 square miles, it is roughly the size of New Orleans or Denver.
(Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)

Californians have long moved to Nevada in search of career and personal opportunities. Now, a massive business park near Reno is drawing in companies like never before, and some longtime residents aren’t happy about it.

We visited the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center to learn more. Read the full transcript here.


Host: Gustavo Arellano

Guests: L.A. Times national enterprise reporter Noah Bierman

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