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Have Some Fun in the Sun This Weekend!

March 18th, 2011 · No Comments

This weekend is shaping to be one of those perfect Florida weekends! Here are some events going on around Jacksonville to get you out and about!

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Jacksonville Voted 3rd Best City for Work in National Ranking!

February 28th, 2011 · No Comments

According to a recent national ranking of 50 U.S. cities, Jacksonville is the 3rd best city for work. Way to go Jacksonville!

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Learn More About the Mayoral Candidates at Downtown In-depth: A Mayoral Forum This Friday

February 16th, 2011 · No Comments

Join Downtown Vision, the Downtown Council and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) at Downtown In-depth: A Mayoral Forum to hear top mayoral candidates, Audrey Moran and Rick Mullaney, answer tough questions about downtown Jacksonville and our city’s future.

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Join the City of Jacksonville in Commemorating MLK Jr.

January 12th, 2011 · No Comments

Join the City of Jacksonville in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.’s impact on our country and community. The 24th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast is Friday, Jan. 14 from 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the Prime Osborn Convention Center. Registration begins at 7 a.m. and parking is free to attendees.

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The JEDC Highlights Lessons Learned in Downtown Development

January 5th, 2011 · No Comments

In honor of a new year, let’s take a second to look back at the lessons learned in the last three years of downtown development. The three main themes during implementation of downtown development are: the importance of street-level improvements; increasing the value proposition for private investment; and re-evaluating how to get sustainable funding for downtown development.

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Jacksonville Tourism – It’s HOT!

July 15th, 2010 · No Comments

So, you think Jacksonville is a great place to live, but wonder if anyone actually vacations here? They do! 2.6 million of them last year alone – and that doesn’t count the day trippers who come for the day and don’t stay overnight.

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Summer Vacation Deals Bring New Visitors to Northeast Florida

July 9th, 2010 · No Comments

In a recent press release, Visit Jacksonville lauded the success of its recent effort to increase visitor bookings through a special summer deal program. The “Summer Savings Sale” offered vacation deals of up to 50 percent off accommodations at area…

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Jacksonville recognized as a Top U.S. City for Business

March 2nd, 2010 · No Comments

Business EnviromentWe all know Jacksonville is a great place for business, but our fine city recently received national recognition from Market Watch. According to the online publication, Jacksonville ranked No. 28 out of 101 “Best U.S. Cities for Business.” Click here to view…

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