downtown

March 4, 2016 - 8:40am
Why did a majority of young, college-educated Americans choose to live in downtown areas rather than suburbs between 2000 and 2010? A new study by researchers at UC-Berkeley and the University of Pennsylvania finds that an increased desire to live...
July 22, 2009 - 2:26pm
By: Anonymous
It is an uphill battle to revitalize downtown retail in this economy, but Milwaukee’s downtown Business Improvement District is responding by hiring Deanna Inniss to recruit retailers to the city.One may question why her list of tasks, as reported...
March 26, 2008 - 9:17am
...according to a recent article in the Boston Globe. When Milwaukee tore down the Park East Freeway in 2002, it was the first city to remove a downtown freeway overpass for purposes of what was then called urban revitalization. Yes, San Francisco...
April 2, 2007 - 12:23pm
By: Anonymous
According to a recent The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) The story is simple: Everyone is losing manufacturing jobs (yes, even China). Some regions are transitioning. Some are not.Sure, we could subsidize developers in hopes of spurring new...