PALMDALE, Calif.—Although there are rumors of the economy moving toward recovery, many businesses and individuals continue to suffer financially. In the nation, the overall unemployment rate is currently at 9.2 percent while the African American unemployment rate is rising at 16.1 percent. In California, unemployment is 12.3 percent.
In a time of desperation, there’s room for innovation. So Palmdale is offering workshops to entrepreneurs and businesses to show them how to make a way out of no way by working with the city.