The Washington Economics Group

WEG Economic Impact Study Quoted in WCTV Eyewitness News

The Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce has appointed nine individuals to sit on its Local Government Merger Study Committee after the release, in February, of a private study done by The Washington Economics Group, Inc. (WEG), which said the community could potentially benefit economically by merging.  According to the study, Leon County-Tallahassee could potentially grow in three key economic areas if it consolidated. Those include employment, household income and GDP. While looking at a five-year projected impact, the study points to an estimated growth of 8,000 jobs, a growth of income by $335 million and a GDP growth of $482 million. Read more…..  

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