Business Report: Car sales are up; Ithaca company will help assess damage from Harvey

Aug 28, 2017
Originally published on August 28, 2017 12:15 pm

Vehicle sales in Monroe County seem to be bucking the national trend, they were up for the first six months of this year, while nationally, the numbers softened. Hear why from Brad McAreavey of the Rochester Auto Dealers Association.

Also, an Ithaca company that helps analyze satellite data will be working to help people in Texas assess the impact of the severe flooding from Hurricane Harvey, and a new hotel opens in Penfield.

The WXXI Business report looks at business and economic issues facing the Rochester area including Western New York and the Finger Lakes.