Archive of: Economic Development

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Reinventing The Cloister

Reinventing The Cloister

The crown jewel of Georgia's fabled Sea Island resort will reopen later this year, resurrected, reborn and rebuilt. Bill Jones III, the man whose vision has guided the process, says the new building has to respect the past and look to the future.

June 2006

Looking to the South

While Georgia's economic growth will tend to track the nation's this year, our neighbor to the south — Florida — will boast the top performing economy east of the Rockies.

May 2006
New Projects, New Prosperity: East Central Georgia Flexes Its Economic Muscle

New Projects, New Prosperity: East Central Georgia Flexes Its Economic Muscle

Even though many communities in East Central Georgia are small, that doesn't keep them from thinking big.

April 2006
Right Time, Right Place

Right Time, Right Place

Ask Vernon Martin what's going on in Southeast Georgia and he sums it up in one word: Growth. Martin, executive director of the Coastal Georgia Regional Development Center, has worked in his Brunswick office and lived on St. Simons Island since 1969.

April 2006
Optimism and Recovery: Central Georgia Welcomes New Jobs, New Opportunity

Optimism and Recovery: Central Georgia Welcomes New Jobs, New Opportunity

There's economic activity throughout Georgia's central region, with new jobs, new initiatives and a renewed determination.

April 2006
West Central Georgia Forging Ahead

West Central Georgia Forging Ahead

In these still hard-to-predict economic times, most Georgia forecasters are more hopeful than positive that better days are ahead. Becca Hardin has no doubts.

April 2006
Better Times: In Southwest Georgia, The Mood Is Upbeat

Better Times: In Southwest Georgia, The Mood Is Upbeat

Tim Martin well remembers the sigh of relief he breathed when word came down late last year that the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Dougherty County had escaped closure.

April 2006
2006 Economic Yearbook

2006 Economic Yearbook

Performing more like a marathoner than a sprinter, Georgia's economy moved ahead this past year at a steady pace, drawing on strengths, forming productive partnerships and taking advantage of opportunities.

April 2006
Coming On Strong

Coming On Strong

The mood in Metro Atlanta is upbeat despite the grim news that Delta Air Lines has declared bankruptcy and General Motors and Ford are closing their assembly plants. Much of the credit for Atlanta's jubilation can be attributed to continued job growth and a large tank full of fish.

April 2006
Modern Sport, Heritage Tourism

Modern Sport, Heritage Tourism

For one day last April, Dalton surrendered its title as Carpet Capital of the World and became the Cycling Capital of the World. The city didn't mind one bit.

April 2006
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