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March 30, 2017

Economic Yearbook

Civic Hardware: Infrastructure projects drive growth across Florida

Across Florida, infrastructure projects are driving growth, as cities and counties invest to create more livable environments. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Northwest Florida: A slew of projects

Escambia County's big projects; Leon County's urban core; water and more in Okaloosa County. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Northeast Florida: Picking up the pieces

Downtown Jacksonville's changing landscape; after-effects of Hurricane Matthew; and the Blanche Hotel renovation in Lake City. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Central Florida: I-4 and more

Work continues on Orlando's I-4 Ultimate road improvement plan; the SunRail expands; Orlando International Airport expects to complete its people-moving complex as part of a $1-billion expansion. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Southwest Florida: Arrivals and departures

Tampa International Airport continues work on its $1-billion expansion and renovation; Tampa targets its West River area for redevelopment; and Jeff Vinik makes progress on his downtown Tampa plans. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Southeast Florida: A building boom

Fort Lauderdale's Brightline rail station is being complete; Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport is undergoing a $295-million expansion; and new luxury apartments, hotels and retailers are moving in. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Miami-Dade/Monroe: Trains, traffic and sea rise

Florida East Coast's Brightline rail service debuts this summer in south Florida as Miami Beach and Monroe County prepare for rising water. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Southwest Florida: Residential boom

St. Petersburg's city-owned waterfront has proved to be a catalyst for growth. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Northwest Florida: A home run

Quint Studer's Blue Wahoos baseball facility kicked off a wave of development in downtown Pensacola. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Central Florida: $2 billion in projects

Work on I-4 — including through downtown Orlando — will continue for at least the next decade. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Southeast Florida: A surge of hotels and apartments

Residential development projects are spilling out from Fort Lauderdale's urban core. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Changing downtowns

A healthy downtown has become a key indicator of civic vitality as more residents flock to walkable live/work/play city center and retailers, restaurateurs and companies will follow suit. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Miami-Dade/Monroe: A surge of residents and businesses

Office space is at a premium in downtown Miami. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Economic expansion all around

Transportation and infrastructure projects are paving the way for future growth in southeast Florida. Read more »
Published on 3/25/2015

Tourism and construction drive the region

Miami-Dade County is stepping up its marketing to attract gay and lesbian travelers. Read more »
Published on 3/25/2015

Gaining momentum

With the economic recovery in full swing, businesses across Florida are laying the groundwork for continued growth. Read more »
Published on 3/25/2015

Creating a Tech Hub in Miami

Tourism, real estate and international trade are driving the economy in Miami-Dade County, as they have for years. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

Fort Lauderdale is in expansion mode

The county's construction and real estate industries have recovered and again are an important growth driver. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

Port St. Lucie builds beyond biotech

On the heels of a year marked by the bankruptcies of companies once considered key economic players — Digital Domain Media Group and Liberty Medical Supply — Port St. Lucie is again attracting development interest and activity. Companies to watch include Island Boats. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

A need for skilled workers in Southwest Florida

While southwest Florida's economy is back on steady footing, the region is grappling with shortages of skilled labor in construction and precision manufacturing. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

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