The Economic Restoration Work Group provides recommendations to the Steering Group/Task Force regarding the quick and orderly recovery of the Countyís business community, business retention, small business assistance, business attraction/incentives to replace failed businesses, temporary business space, workforce on-site temporary housing, economic diversification, identification of most vulnerable and priority industries/employers, employment assistance and job training, tourism renewal, community redevelopment and other economic/multi-use redevelopment projects, and use of local businesses and workers in recovery operations. The Economic Restoration Work Group includes, but not be limited to the following members or their representatives:

  • Economic Development Director, Chair
  • Convention and Visitors Bureau Director
  • Planning Department Director
  • Building and Development Review Services Director
  • St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport Director
  • Office of Management and Budget Director
  • Representative(s) of the private sector (i.e., chambers of commerce, banking industry, tourism industry, Greater Tampa Bay Association of Contingency Planners, etc.)
  • Municipal Economic Development Staff
  • Worknet Pinellas
  • Florida Trucking Association

This work groupís tasks would help to implement Policy 1.1.13. of the Coastal Management Element of the Pinellas County Comprehensive Plan.


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