Friday's Metro Business Report



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THIS IS LARRY MANKIN, PRESIDENT OF THE SALT LAKE CHAMBER, WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT

Lorraine Miller, founder of Cactus & Tropicals, a Salt Lake garden center, has sold her business. Lorraine ran Cactus & Tropicals for 28 years. The new owners are Scott and Karin Pynes.

Cameron Construction was awarded the contract for the renovation of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Kearns. The project will cost $1.3 million dollars and includes a 13,000 square foot addition.

Sandy City awarded Camco Construction the contract to build the new River Oaks Country Club. The club, located at 9400 South Riverside Drive, will be completed by April of 2003.

According to the Wells Fargo Wasatch Front area Cost of Living Report, the cost of living fell 0.5 percent in August. This is after three consecutive months of increases in the cost of living. The decline is largely due to lower grocery, housing, and transportation costs. Inflationary forces remain at bay.

SkyWest Airlines took delivery of their 50th Bombardier manufactured Canadair Regional Jet.

Consonus is holding an Oracle9i Real Application Clusters Seminar on October 9th. For more information, contact Consonus at 617-2980.

Don’t miss some great networking at this month’s Business After Hours. We are meeting Thursday, October 24th at the Rodizio Grill at Trolley Square. There will be the usual great networking, prizes, and fantastic food. To register for this event call the Chamber at 328-5050 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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