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Smart Planning Boosts Seattle To #1 City For Pedestrians

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Liberty Mutual Insurance releases pedestrian safety index with top 15 safest U.S. cities for pedestrians.

Business Report: Georgia – Latvian Fiberglass Producer Puts U.S. HQ in Dublin, GA

Valmiera will make fiberglass, like the rolls above at its plant in Latvia, at a new facility in Dublin, GA. Posted on:

Valmiera Glass will invest $20 million in a new manufacturing facility, creating 150 jobs.

TeleTech Opening New Facility In McAllen, TX

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The center will officially open its doors in the first quarter of 2015, and will soon be hiring for a variety of jobs.

Boeing To Shift 777X Parts Division To St. Louis Facility

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To accommodate this production work, Boeing will expand its current St. Louis composites facility, which will begin producing parts for the 777X program in 2017.

Business Report: Missouri – Commerce Bank Puts New HQ In Joplin Tornado Recovery Zone

Rendering of the new Commerce Bank Joplin headquarters at its new location at the southwest corner of 20th Street and Connecticut Avenue—the site where a Commerce branch was destroyed by the May 2011 tornado. Posted on:

A new high-tech bank building will rise on the site of a branch destroyed by the F5 tornado on May 22, 2011.

PSE&G Building Solar Farm On Parklands Landfill | First Under Solar 4 All™ Program

Crews have begun work on the Parklands Landfill solar project. Posted on:

Reclaiming brownfields and landfills has been a centerpiece of PSE&G’s innovative Solar 4 All program, and the Parklands site is the most recent beneficiary in the program.

Metro Chicago Exports Collaboration Launched

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Despite high exporting volume, only 6% of the region’s small and mid-size firms currently export and, on average, less than half of those firms export to more than one market.

KeyBank Foundation Donates Funds To Revitalize Cleveland Public Square

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The $4 million gift is the first corporate grant to The Group Plan Commission and brings the project within range of the funding required to initiate construction.