GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce lately celebrated a ribbon-reducing for Wearly Monuments’ new spot at 952 W. Principal St.
The Muncie-centered monument maker settled into the location, formerly operated by Greenfield Granite, previously this yr. The firm has above 40 locations in Indiana and Ohio. Joe Riggs, pastor of Apostolic Pentecostal Church of Greenfield, serves as manager and sole staff.
Point out chamber Okay with legislative session
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Chamber of Commerce was for the most section accepting of the final result of the Indiana Typical Assembly’s 2022 legislative session.
Indiana Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Kevin Brinegar stated in a information release that the 2022 Indiana General Assembly concluded “overall in a fantastic area for the rights of enterprises, for the state’s financial state and for talent attraction and growth. But the Senate’s failure to help a tax minimize that would bolster the state’s production sector is a head-scratcher offered Indiana’s extremely powerful finances.”
Condition unemployment dropped in February
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s unemployment charge dropped to 2.3% in February from 2.4% in January — continuing a favorable streak that commenced in May perhaps 2020 in which the unemployment rate each and every thirty day period considering that has both fallen or remained steady, according to the Indiana Division of Workforce Development. The nationwide unemployment rate, by comparison, reduced to 3.8% in February from 4% in January.
In addition, Indiana’s labor power participation fee rose from 61.9% in January to 62.1% in February, slipping just under the countrywide price of 62.3%. Indiana’s whole labor power, which features equally Hoosiers employed and those in search of employment, stands at 3,315,890.
Registration open up for Chamber lunch
GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Location Chamber of Commerce’s impending regular monthly membership conference is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 5 at NineStar Hook up, 2243 E. Principal St., Greenfield.
The subject matter will be Greenfield Major Street with guest speaker Debra Smith.
Lunch will be catered by Culinary Adventures with Pam.
Registration is $15 and can be done by browsing greenfieldcc.org/information_events.