City shows off new ART buses, reveals when they"ll hit Central

Come this winter, buses could be seen zooming down the Albuquerque Rapid Transit lane o Central Avenue — just not the buses that were originally expected. Mayor Tim Keller unveiled the turquoise-colored demo bus from Minnesota-based New Flyer a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

Fraud case against bus maker shows risks of pay promises in city contracts

Commitments on wages can help win business from public agencies, but a lawsuit says New Flyer, a supplier of buses to major cities, failed to honor such provisions......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2019

Americans" Life Savings Wiped Out In Mexican Bank Fraud Scheme

A Bloomberg report reveals how a Mexican bank employee directed a retirement fraud scheme at American retirees living in San Miguel de Allende, a city in Mexico's central hi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 29th, 2019

This HQ2 study shows Central Ohio"s tech scene is attractive to Amazon, others

A recent study that examined Amazon's interest in tech jobs as an indication of where its HQ2 could go, put Columbus in the middle of the pack. Still, the study says the city has a leg up on many of its peers.  New York-based data firm the Confer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

See the latest estimate on when ART buses might hit the road

Albuquerque Rapid Transit might not hit the road until 2020. The city's controversial bus rapid transit system along Central Avenue faces another setback. The city announced Tuesday it would begin parting ways with China-based automobile manufacturer .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2018

Exhausted Central American Asylum-seekers Gather in Tijuana

Exhausted Central American Asylum-seekers Gather in Tijuana Nearly 2,000 caravan migrants reached the US border in at Tijuana, Mexico Thursday, with more coming in a trickle of buses. The City of Tijua.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 19th, 2018

Manufacturer to add R&D center, 25 jobs in Charlotte

Columbus McKinnon Corp. will spend $3.1 million to add a global R&D center and 25 jobs to its Ballantyne office and a manufacturing center across town. Mayor Vi Lyles says Columbus McKinnon's decision to expand in Charlotte shows the city has “become .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 hr. 47 min. ago

World"s tallest residential building nears completion in New York City

CNBC's Robert Frank reports from the new super tower under construction near Central Park, and why the owner believes the luxury condos will sell......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 16th, 2019

City Buses As Last-Mile Solution—The Past Or Future?

Bus ridership is waning. If you've been to a major urban area lately where ride-hailing and microbolity options abound, this may come as no surprise.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 16th, 2019

Franklin mayor says Strauss Brands has deal with his city; company exec preps Milwaukee project

The mayor of Franklin believes his community has an agreement with Strauss Brands LLC to build its new 250-employee headquarters there but the company’s chief financial officer said a Milwaukee central city business park is the better option......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2019

Class act: These are the best private high schools in Central Florida

Alarm clocks are buzzing, school buses are rolling and the sound of the bell is signaling the end of summer vacation and the start of the new school year. It's also time for Niche Inc.’s ranking publication of the  “2020 Best Private High School.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2019

Foreign investors battered by losses amid city"s real estate shake-up

Shanghai Municipal Investment Group isn't concerned about its local real estate projects, ones that might keep other developers lying awake at night. The firm has an ownership stake in Central Park... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 4th, 2019

Hong Kong"s Carrie Lam Scrambles After Leaked Tape Reveals Desire To Quit

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is in full damage control mode after Reuters reported leaked audio from a closed-door meeting in which she said she would resign over the ongoing political crisis in the city.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 3rd, 2019

Trump Organization could drop name from Central Park residences in compromise

New Yorkers are being warned to keep their young children and pets away from several lakes and ponds in New York City parks due to toxic algae. The New York Department of Environmental Conservation... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 29th, 2019

Steve Schoeny could leave Columbus for job as city manager in Central Ohio suburb

Upper Arlington is offering the job of city manager to Columbus Development Director Steve Schoeny as the landlocked suburb pins its economic future on unprecedented commercial development under way. City Council on Monday approved negotiating a co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 26th, 2019

Kansas City Fed"s Esther George says the July rate cut was not needed

Kansas City Fed President Esther George disagrees with the U.S. central bank's move to cut rates last month as the economy is still strong......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 22nd, 2019

KC Soda Co. shows Chiefs pride with new soda line

KC Soda Co. is debuting a new craft soda line, letting everyone know it's part of the Chiefs Kingdom. The Kansas City-based company teamed up with Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones to release "Stone Cold Jones Soda," which comes in four flavors: r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

Harborplace tour shows its neglect, disrepair, top city official says

The new head of the Baltimore Development Corp. said he saw broken doors, burned-out lights and old and damaged signage when he took a recent tour of Harborplace with the property's court-appointed receiver. Colin Tarbert, CEO of the BDC, said the di.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

City: Don’t just blame high rent

Study reveals variety of reasons f.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 14th, 2019

Fed remains a target as economy falls short of Trump"s ambitious goals

It has become a jarring and frequent contradiction. President Donald Trump blames the Federal Reserve for putting the U.S. economy at risk while data shows an economy in "reasonably good" shape, as the head of the central bank recently said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 11th, 2019

Attention Millennials: New Study Reveals E-Scooters Aren"t As Green As They Seem

A new study shows shared electric scooter schemes, popularized by Bird, Bolt, Lime, Ly.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2019