MEDIA ADVISORY: North Carolina Economic Snapshot - 2009 & 2010 by County

MEDIA ADVISORY: BTC releases county-by-county economic snapshots for North Carolina
Using data from 2009 and 2010, the NC Budget & Tax Center provides a quick-reference resource for journalists in counties throughout the state

WHO: NC Budget & Tax Center
WHAT: Economic snapshots of all North Carolina counties in PDF format
WHEN/WHERE: Available at www.ncjustice.org

RALEIGH (March 29, 2011) – The economic picture of counties throughout North Carolina is clearer today with the release of county-by-county data from the NC Budget & Tax Center.

The “economic snapshot,” a document which provides intriguing economic information about most counties in North Carolina, is available below. All counties in North Carolina are included.

Staff of the Budget & Tax Center, including BTC Director Alexandra Forter Sirota, are available for media comment on the economic snapshots.

For more information, contact:
Alexandra Forter Sirota, alexandra@ncjustice.org, (919) 861-1468; or (919) 801-0465; Jeff Shaw, Director of Communications, NC Justice Center, jeff@ncjustice.org, (919) 863-2402 (office) (503) 551.3615 (mobile).