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Yosemite National Park = visitors, money and jobs

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that more than 4 million visitors in 2010 spent $ 354.7 million in Yosemite National Park and in communities near the park. That spending supported more than 4,600 jobs in the area. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/ynpeconomy.htm

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Yosemite National Park Tourism Creates Over $379 Million in Local Economic Benefit 398 National Park Units Nationwide Contribute $30 billion and 252,000 Jobs to Local Economies

A new National Park Service (NPS) report for 2011 shows that over four million visitors to Yosemite National Park spent over $ 379 million in communities surrounding the park. This spending supported 5,057 jobs in the local area. https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/news/localbenefits13.htm

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State Budget Cuts Could Mean Lost Jobs In The San Joaquin Valley

Many people have lost their jobs due to the pandemic, but some have found assistance through a multi-million dollar state government program called Expanded Subsidized Employment, or ESE. However, Governor Gavin Newsom’s revised budget proposal cuts the funding to that program. If the latest budget goes through, it would affect …

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Kern County To Consider New Tax Incentives To Lure Jobs

The Kern County Board of Supervisors is set to review a proposal Tuesday from local economic development officials that would lift existing caps on tax rebates, and bring new jobs to the county. The current policy allows the businesses a 90 percent rebate on new taxes they generate, up to …

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