Attracting and retaining high-wage jobs, whether through small entrepreneurs or larger companies expanding in our community, is essential for a strong, resilient local economy.

As a nearly built-out county, redevelopment in existing spaces offers both challenges and opportunities for economic growth. Top companies are attracted to the area’s vibrant urban centers located near world-famous beaches and green spaces, offering an ideal place to live, work and play.

Setting policies that continue to make Pinellas County an attractive place to do business is a top priority.

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Economic Prosperity

Spurring innovation, supporting high-wage jobs, strengthening local businesses, sustaining tourism and the arts – these are just a few examples of how the County will maintain a diverse economy that can benefit all our residents.