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Arizona’s Unemployment Rate in February Stays Steady at 9.6 Percent

Arizona Unemployment
by in Economy

The state’s unemployment rate held steady in February at 9.6 percent for the fourth month in a row. The economy added 23,400 nonfarm jobs. The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) reports today that the job gains were predominantly seasonal and slightly lower than the historic average. Feb. ’11 Jan. ’11 Feb. ’10 United States 8.9% 9.0%… Read More →

Sustainable Hospital Expansion – Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Phoenix Children's Hospital, sustainable hospital expansion, kitchell, HKS inc.
by in Green | Healthcare | Real Estate

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is one of the country’s 10 largest health care facilities for children. With the rapidly growing pediatric population in our market, the hospital recently reached the half-way point of a $588 million expansion, which includes the construction of a new 11-story patient tower that will nearly double available beds by 2012. The… Read More →