Sound Lessons from Seattle

October 06, 2017

Massachusetts is abuzz with talk about whether Amazon might choose one of our communities for its second North American headquarters. Just days after Amazon announced a nation-wide search for “HQ2,” we visited the company’s longtime home, Seattle, with a delegation of more than a dozen Massachusetts leaders.

This study tour – funded by the Barr Foundation to see how another region is approaching transportation – was an eye-opener for our group of civic, government, mobility, environmental and housing leaders.

Read the full article by Kathryn Carlson of A Better City and Tim Brennan of the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission at CommonWealth.


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