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Businesses Moving to Where the Public Transportation Is – Downtown

The deciding factor in Panasonic’s move of its North American headquarters from Secaucus, New Jersey to Newark was public transportation, according to Jim Reilly, vice president of corporate communications. The company relocated from a large corporate campus with lots of green space to an amenity-rich downtown location. Reilly said his company’s relocation has been “transformative”… Read more »

How Driving Loses “The Cool Factor” for Millennials

For my 16th birthday, I was bestowed a beautiful piece of metal. This car symbolized to me one thing: freedom. Growing up in suburban Montgomery County, Maryland, I spent a good portion of my childhood in my mom’s minivan driving from school to sports practice and everything in between. My life changed the day I… Read more »

Bikeshare Holds Promise for Vibrant Student Life in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Spring recently sprung in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and many bikes sprung up around town. The flat landscape, accessible bike lanes, and convenient bike racks make it an ideal biking town. I just graduated after four years at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and in all that time, I have seen new bike lanes… Read more »