City ramps up economic development efforts

Number of jobs created increases for third straight year

Over the fiscal year 2011-12, Plano Economic Development completed incentive projects with 11 companies. These projects pack a punch, netting over 3,000 jobs with over 900 additional ones in the future. Furthermore, the jobs are high value jobs with a median annual salary of $81,000. 

In addition to jobs, the projects also boost the Plano tax base by adding nearly $160 million in real and business personal property improvements.    (9/17/2012)

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