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City Council approves $750,000 grant for Allegis to add 500 Jacksonville jobs

Jacksonville Daily Record

Jacksonville City Council voted 17-1 on June 28 to approve a grant capped at $750,000 for Allegis Group Inc. to add up to 500 jobs.

Allegis, a Hanover, Maryland-based workforce services company, says it will create the jobs in Jacksonville at an average wage of $53,000 by Dec. 31, 2026.

Council member Rory Diamond was the lone “no” vote on the bill, Ordinance 2022-0449. There was no discussion before the vote.

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