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Jacksonville's economic recovery is on the fast track

Aerial view of downtown Jacksonville.
John Raoux
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ASSOCIATED PRESS

It took 19 months, but employment at Jacksonville area businesses finally recovered to its pre-pandemic level in September.

While COVID-19 remains a threat to the economy, the outlook for 2022 is brighter for Northeast Florida.

“Jacksonville’s recovery is on the fast track,” said PNC Bank Senior Economist Abbey Omodunbi.

Read the rest of this story at WJCT News partner the Jacksonville Daily Record.