North Florida Land Trust is handing over ownership of the Spanish American War Fort to the National Park Service on Friday, December 14 at 10 a.m. at the Site of Spanish American War Fort, Fort Caroline Road, across from Huguenot Lane.
Colliers International Northeast Florida facilitated the $1.25 million purchase of a 3.18-acre land parcel for RaceTrac Petroleum, Inc.
JAXBIZ, the nonpartisan political organization affiliated with JAX Chamber, has endorsed several incumbent candidates for the Jacksonville City Council.
JAX: A LEADING DESTINATION FOR BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY
JAXUSA Partnership, a private, nonprofit division of the JAX Chamber, is Jacksonville’s regional economic development initiative. JAXUSA focuses on recruiting and expanding companies generating more high-quality jobs, increasing private capital investment, resulting in a higher standard of living and a better quality of life for residents of the seven counties that comprise the region – Baker, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Nassau, Putnam, and St. Johns.
JAXUSA works in partnership with the regional county partners as well as CareerSource Northeast Florida, JAXPORT, Jacksonville Aviation Authority, Jacksonville Transportation Authority and more than 130 corporate investors throughout the Jacksonville region.
JAXUSA's economic development team remains personally involved with your project from inception to completion. We adhere to the highest professional standards when researching and managing your site selection needs and will maintain strict confidentiality with all project information.
JAXUSA staff is trained to assist company executives and site consultants in all aspects of the site selection process.
JAXUSA's regional focus includes seven Northeast Florida counties — Baker, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Nassau, Putnam and St. Johns. With 1.7 million residents, the region offers endless opportunities and a superior quality of life. The Jacksonville area continues to experience positive growth as more people discover its perfect balance between business opportunities and lifestyle.
JAXUSA at a glance:
- More than 100,000 jobs created to date;
- $7.8 billion in capital investment;
- Voted three times the “Number one city for expansion and relocation in America” by Expansion Management Magazine;
- Developed professional staff with more than 100 years of combined economic development experience.
For more information on JAXUSA, visit www.jaxusa.org.
Find Your JAX
The Jacksonville region: unlimited opportunities, fueled by possibilities. You shouldn’t have to choose between living near a beach and landing your dream job; the great outdoors or an exciting nightlife; a fast-paced environment or laidback Southern hospitality. In JAX, you get it all. Jacksonville’s flourishing arts scene, entertaining events, diverse neighborhoods, energetic downtowns, award-winning schools and abundant water access make it the #2 most up-and-coming city in America, according to TIME.
FindYourJAX.com is THE place for people considering a move to the area. It’s filled with authentic stories of the residents who’ve found their JAX in this vibrant community. You will also find helpful links for anything from neighborhood options to foodie scenes to expanding your cultural and educational horizons.
Where will you find your JAX?