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DAILY DEBRIEF: Has economic recovery lagged or stalled in the Finger Lakes? (podcast)

Summer is quickly drawing to a close, and as people in the Greater Rochester and Finger Lakes region look forward to the fall – one of the biggest questions – if not about a potential second wave – has to do with the amount of economic recovery that’s taken place so far.

Last week The Rochester Beacon published an in-depth look at the state of the regional economy. In just a couple weeks K-12 students will return to the classroom, at least on a part-time basis, and at colleges around the region – in-person instruction will resume. In many cases students have already started moving back on-campus.

Today on The Daily Debrief, a conversation with Paul Ericson, executive editor of The Rochester Beacon, to talk about his piece titled “Why Rochester’s economy remains at risk.”

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Check out the story that inspired the podcast below from The Rochester Beacon:

Why Rochester’s economy remains at risk