Iron County Economy On The Uptick
Iron County economy on the uptick
Businesses along Center Street in Cedar City, Dec. 16, 2016.(Photo: Jordan Allred / The Spectrum & Daily News)Buy Photo
The good news is Iron County survived the recession better than most. The bad news? Well, there really wasn’t any.
Several local government officials and business leaders met Wednesday for the inaugural Iron County Economic update. Chamber President Chris McCormick kicked off the meeting on a high note by highlighting the results of a recent survey of chamber businesses.
According to the results, 22 percent of local businesses said they planned on hiring more employees in 2017, and 44 percent said Iron …