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Mon December 10, 2012
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Knoxville Returns to Pre-Recession Levels of Economic Activity

Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero
Credit City of Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  The City of Knoxville is named in a short list of the nation’s top performing metropolitan economies.

A new report from the Brookings Institute says that Dallas, Pittsburgh and Knoxville are the only metro areas in the U.S. to return to pre-recession levels of economic activity.

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