NAVIGATION

June 25, 2017
Northeast Florida: Picking up the pieces

Photo: Rendering

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority wants to replace the Skyay rail system with driverless cars.

Economic Yearbook 2017

Northeast Florida: Picking up the pieces

Mark Basch | 3/28/2017

In Northeast Florida, many infrastructure projects are underway that will drive growth in the region.  The landscape is changing in downtown Jacksonville as Mayor Lenny Curry proposes demolishing an elevated expressway to make way make way for riverfront develpment. Also in downtown, the Jacksonville Transportation Authority wants to replace the Skyway rail system with driverless cars. In Lake City, historic renovation is beginning on the Blanche Hotel Soon it will house residences, retail and city hall. Overall, the northeast Florida region is also reeling and rebuilding after last year's Hurricane Matthew. Included in this report are people to watch, and a regional roundup of business, county-by-county.

ALSO IN THIS ARTICLE: Marion Street Bistro and Brew House; Halpatter Brewing; Formativ Health; Foss Foam Products; DeConna Ice Cream; Laura DiBella.

 

Want to read the whole article?

Select from the following options:

EXISTING
DIGITAL
SUBSCRIBERS

Access Article Now!

DIGITAL
SINGLE
ISSUE

Get a single DIGITAL copy of this issue

$4.95

PRINT
SINGLE
ISSUE

Get a single PRINT copy of this issue

$4.95
plus $3 postage & handling

PRINT SUBSCRIPTION

One year in PRINT

$14.98*
plus a FREE gift!

DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION

One year DIGITAL

$14.98*
plus a FREE gift!

ALL ACCESS SUBSCRIPTION

One year Combo
PRINT + DIGITAL

$24.95*
plus a FREE gift!


CURRENT  PRINT  SUBSCRIBERS

If you are already a print subscriber,
ADD DIGITAL EDITION ACCESS
to your existing subscription here!
(or call our office at 727-892-2643)

* offer valid for new subscribers only

Tags: Northeast, Economic Yearbook

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

Orlando International Airport: TSA showcases screening technology
Orlando International Airport: TSA showcases screening technology

The Transportation Security Administration on Thursday showcased the technology it uses to screen the almost 42 million travelers who pass through Orlando International Airport each year.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Do you support or oppose the U.S. Senate's GOP health care plan?

  • I support it - good start
  • I oppose it - because it doesn't repeal Obamacare enough
  • I oppose it - because it would harm low-income, seniors and more
  • Unsure, need to study it more

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe