By the Numbers: A Tallahassee – Nashville Comparison

By the Numbers: A Tallahassee – Nashville Comparison

This week a group of business and government leaders headed to Nashville, Tennessee on a search for ideas that could translate to Tallahassee and benefit our community. Below is a table comparing a number of characteristics between Nashville and Tallahassee. Other than the major difference in population, there are some important comparisons that show variation. […]

City and County Allocated $400,000 in Taxpayer Funds to Tallahassee EDC

City and County Allocated $400,000 in Taxpayer Funds to Tallahassee EDC

Tallahassee Reports has learned that the City and County budgets for 2016 include a combined total of $411,500 in taxpayer revenue allocated to the Tallahassee Economic Development Council (EDC). Budget documents show that the City increased the allocated amount for the EDC by approximately 48%, from $115,000 in 2015 to 174,500 in 2016. Leon County […]

Bankers, Higher Education Lead in Chamber Attendees

Bankers, Higher Education Lead in Chamber Attendees

The Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce, who reports approximately 1,400 members, held their annual conference this past weekend at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa. The event drew¬†over 500 participants. So, who made the trip? Tallahassee Reports analyzed the attendees list and found that our reputation as a “university town” was reflected by […]