Elkhart's Quest: Rebuilding A Midwest EconomyOne year ago, Elkhart, Ind., had the highest unemployment rate in the country — nearly 20 percent. President Obama has visited the town twice to jump-start his economic stimulus programs. From building electric cars and musical instruments to creating a destination resort, Elkhart has some dreams of its own.
Elkhart's Quest: Rebuilding A Midwest Economy
Developer Leroy Troyer wants to bring attractions like the Subtropical Swimming Paradise of Elveden Forest in Suffolk, England (above), to Elkhart, Ind.
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