Local unemployment drops to 4.9 percent
by Michelle Babcock
April 02, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
With seasonal summer jobs still on the horizon, local experts say Cherokee County’s economy is in good shape going into the second quarter of the year. Cherokee County’s unemployment rate fell slightly from 5 percent in January to 4.9 percent in February, and is down from 5.6 percent from February last year, seasonally unadjusted figures from the Department of Labor show. Forsyth County had the lowest unemployment rate in the metro area...
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Do you support the state raising the gasoline tax to fund road improvements?