Happy days are here again! Jobless rate rises again in Lancaster Co for third straight month

by an Unemployed White Male on August 30, 2011

in Business & Economy,Lancaster County,Recession

The Lancaster County unemployment rate increased in July for the third straight month, hitting 6.9 percent, the state said Monday. By rising from June’s 6.7 percent, the jobless rate hit its highest mark since December, erasing months of progress in the process. The new pattern has deflated the hope that unemployment here would slowly but steadily retreat as the economy strengthened.

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