Photo: Ryan Ketterman
Economic Yearbook 2016
Northeast Florida: Momentum amid uncertainty
"The private sector and the community believe in downtown," says commercial real estate broker Carrie Smith.
With its new mayor putting a halt to funding for downtown development programs until the city can fix its pension deficit, Jacksonville faces new uncertainty over a host of high-profile projects, including Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan’s plan to redevelop a blighted industrial property known as The Shipyards.
ALSO IN THIS ARTICLE: Ocala Symphony Orchestra; Art Smith; Steve Atkins; Dwight Brooker; Doug Cone; Patricia Evans; Jacques Klempf; Todd Powell; Mark Snook; Aundra Wallace; Envision Alachua; Paramount Transportation Logistics Services; North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce President Pam Whittle; aircraft-maintenance company Haeco;
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