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Rochester economy improves in June (access required)

The Rochester metro area continued to thrive economically in June as job growth improved and unemployment dipped. Rochester’s jobless rate dropped to 4.3 percent in June, mirroring a statewide trend, the state Department of Labor reported. The area added 8,800, or 1.6 percent, nonfarm jobs, while the private sector job count increased by 8,100, or 1.8 ...
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