City Eyes Economic Growth
Development Tricky For City Leaders
Posted: March 11, 2013 at 5 a.m.
City leaders said job creation and economic development is their goal.
At A Glance
The Business Of Business
Economic development creates jobs and jobs create more economic development opportunities. Experts say there are dozens of variables that contribute to economic development and job creation, but there are a few factors that must be present:
• Quality kindergarten through 12th grade education.
• Secondary education opportunities from universities, colleges and trade schools.
• Available, affordable property.
• The cost of doing business.
• A skilled work force.
Source: Staff Report
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