POSTED: Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 6:38pm
UPDATED: Sunday, February 20, 2011 - 4:17pm
Construction sites are popping up everywhere in the Tyler area, which means more people and more money.
And as the population of Tyler continues to grow, so does the economy.
Restaurants, banks and retailers are leading the way in the business movement.
According to a Milken Institute study, Tyler was ranked 7th out of 179 best-performing small metropolitan cities for exceeding in creation and sustaining jobs and economic growth.