City Commissioners are urging big businesses to take advantage of new programs to boost jobs in Gainesville. The commission approved two incentive programs that will relocate high-tech companies to Community Redevelopment Areas. Gainesville City Commissioner Jeanna Mastrodicasa says despite competition by surrounding communities, these tools will set us apart.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/03/Mastrodicasa1.mp3]
She says these two programs will provide financial incentives for companies to move to our area, creating high wage jobs for Gainesville residents.