NAVIGATION

September 25, 2017

Public Spending

Bringing Business

Charlotte Crane | 12/1/2006

It's OK to use public funds to attract businesses or help existing businesses grow, according to 65% of those polled in the Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce's fifth annual survey.

Mason-Dixon Polling & Research questioned 625 adults in Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon and Wakulla counties.

Here are percentages of those in favor of spending public money for other priorities:

87% - improve airport services

66% - build a major research institute

50% - build relationships with local universities

Tags: Politics & Law, Big Bend, Government/Politics & Law

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Why Florida Residents Couldn’t Use Solar Power After Irma Knocked Out The Power
Why Florida Residents Couldn’t Use Solar Power After Irma Knocked Out The Power

In Florida, even though many residents without electricity own solar panels, they couldn’t use them as backup after Hurricane Irma knocked out power.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Are you thinking of freezing your credit, after the massive Equifax hack?

  • Yes, and already done so
  • Yes, thinking of it
  • Unsure, need to understand issue better
  • No

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe