FROM THE BLEACHERS Posted in: Columns The economic impact on a community magnifies when new companies locate to their town. How do communities attract new businesses? Studies prove companies consider locating in a community with low tax rates and outstanding schools. Financially sound school districts can provide smaller classes and ability to hire quality teachers (Bonilla, 2010).PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!