Savannah is Georgia’s Star Performer
(Atlanta Business Chronicle) — Savannah is Georgia’s best performing large city, according to the Milken Institute’s 2010 Best-Performing Cities Index. Savannah ranked 40th in the United States, down from 39 in 2009. Columbus came in at No. 45, compared with 112 the year prior. Augusta placed 71st, bettering its No. 82 ranking in 2009. Atlanta ranked 126th, falling from 106 in 2009.Click here to see more details in the report about Atlanta. The report includes both long-term (five years) and short-term (one year) measurements of employment and salary growth. There are also four measurements of technology output growth.