Luxury of “Planning for the Future” and Balanced Tax Bases

I’m a former Mayor and politician in North Florida.  From 2012 to 2015, I served as a local representative on the Nassau County Economic Development Board and my view of the world changed for the better.  When first considering the appointment, I remembered the tepid description given by a few other local politicians, so took […]

Invisible Economic Impact

Rayonier’s Performance Fibers Mill Fernandina Beach has quite a history, but I’ll bet few residents take the time to visit or consider the economic impact 280 jobs and 745,000 metric tons of product has on our economy.

My father actually transferred from Port Angeles to Fernandina in 1939 when Rayonier opened for business.

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