Site Selection http://wkms.org en Real Estate Magazine Ranks Three Area Communities as Places for Economic Development http://wkms.org/post/real-estate-magazine-ranks-three-area-communities-places-economic-development <p></p><p>A corporate real estate strategy magazine has named three areas in our region as top places in the nation for economic development.</p><p>Site Selection Magazine released its annual Micropolitan Statistical Area report for 2013, ranking Paducah 16<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;and in Tennessee, Dyersburg&nbsp; 10<sup>th</sup> and Union City 27<sup>th</sup>. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 21:23:01 +0000 Whitney Jones 39117 at http://wkms.org Real Estate Magazine Ranks Three Area Communities as Places for Economic Development Kentucky Ranked 10th Nationally for Industry Activity http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-ranked-10th-nationally-industry-activity <p></p><p>An economic development magazine has ranked Kentucky 10<sup>th</sup> in the nation for new and expanded industry in 2012.</p><p>Site Selection magazine reports that Kentucky added 14,000 jobs and invested $2.7 billion in new industry activity last year. The state also generated 196 projects that involved at least a $1 million investment, created at least 50 jobs or added at least 20,000 square feet of new floor space. The top state was Texas, with 761 projects that met those terms. Tue, 05 Mar 2013 18:16:31 +0000 Whitney Jones 28898 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Ranked 10th Nationally for Industry Activity