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Florida Economic Development Week Kick-off Event | Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC)
Join us January 22 to launch an impactful week of economic development advocacy in Tallahassee.
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announces 2024 Small Business Leaders of the Year.
JAX Chamber announces 2024 Small Business Leaders of the Year | Jax Daily Record
One of the 11 leaders will be chosen the overall winner Feb. 14.
December jobs report: Hiring holds steady in December. U.S. unemployment has been under 4% for the longest streak since the Vietnam War. https://www.npr.org/2024/01/05/1222714145/jobs-report-december-labor-wages
U.S. unemployment has been under 4% for the longest streak since the Vietnam War
U.S. employers added 216,000 jobs in December, as the unemployment rate held steady at 3.7%. The labor market proved resilient in 2023, despite rising interest rates.
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Florida's tax revenues top projection. https://floridatrend.com/article/38848/floridas-tax-collections-top-projection
Florida's tax collections top projection
Florida’s general-revenue tax collections in November topped a forecast by 6.9 percent, as lawmakers get ready to draw up a budget during the legislative session that will start next week. The Legislature’s Office of Economic & Demographic Research posted a report Tuesday that said net general r...
$55.6M purchase expands New York investment firm, ’s Florida footprint in .
$55.6M purchase expands New York investment firm’s Florida footprint | Business Observer
Clarion Partners, which already owns 5.8 million square feet of industrial space in Central Florida, bought two Tampa warehouses minutes from Tampa International Airport.
What’s new for in 2024.
What’s new for Florida cruises in 2024
The world’s largest cruise ship Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas headlines a big comeback year for major hardware arriving to Florida that also includes Royal’s Utopia of the Se…
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What’s headed to the launch pad on the in 2024.
What’s headed to the launch pad on the Space Coast in 2024
The moon is a big target for space launches in 2024, with NASA aiming to return the first humans in more than 50 years for a fly-by on the Artemis II mission while spate of commercial companies are…
considering new developments for old City Hall sites; no project selected yet.
Cocoa considering new developments for old City Hall sites; no project selected yet
At least one developer is eying the location of the former city hall in Cocoa Village in hopes of building a mixed-use development.
Solid research, creative ideas, good partnerships drive .
Solid research, creative ideas, good partnerships drive Bradenton Area EDC | Indicators
Since 2009, the Bradenton Area EDC and its partners have provided resources that have assisted over 200 businesses with expansions and relocations.
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Catalyze 2024: An interview with 's .
Catalyze 2024: Mike Swesey
We’re asking thought leaders, business people and creatives to talk about the upcoming new year and give us catalyzing ideas for making St. Pete a better place to live. What should our city look like? What are their hopes, their plans, their problem-solving ideas? This is Catalyze 2024. Mike Swese...
gets new economic development director.
NPR gets new economic development director
NEW PORT RICHEY — A former mayor of Port St. Lucie has returned to his hometown of New Port Richey as the city’s newest economic development director. Gulf High School
goes for the big score with $340M stadium project.
USF goes for the big score with $340M stadium project | Business Observer
University of South Florida hopes the 35,000-seat stadium will be a go-to mid-sized venue for the region.
The year in : Wind, solar and batteries grow despite economic challenges.
The year in clean energy: Wind, solar and batteries grow despite economic challenges
Led by new solar power, the world added renewable energy at breakneck speed in 2023, a trend that if amplified will help Earth turn away from fossil fuels and prevent severe warming and its effects.
on top of Best Cities for 's Celebration.
Best Cities for New Year's
Best Cities for New Year'sAdam McCann, WalletHub Financial WriterDec 12, 2022Adam McCann, WalletHub Financial Writer Dec 12, 2022 Times Square might be the most hashtag-worthy spot for ringing in the new year, but it's certainly not the best if you're a frugal partier seeking an equally grand experi...
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Starts Another Hangar Complex at Florida's Airport.
Sheltair Starts Another Hangar Complex at Florida's Kissimmee Airport | AIN
Sheltair has broken ground on a new hangar complex at Kissimmee Gateway Airport in central Florida.
renews economic development designation.
County renews economic development designation - ECB Publishing, Inc.
Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. Local officials recently approved an agreement with the state that allows the county to retain its Rural Area of Opportunity (RAO) designation for another five years. As...
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