Peabody award–winning journalist Andrea Bernstein is Senior Editor for Politics & Policy for WNYC News. She has previously served as Metro Editor, Political Director, Director of Transportation Nation, and Senior Reporter.
Panasonic Move to Newark: It's Because We Don't Want Employees To Drive
Saturday, May 28, 2011 - 01:14 PM
(Andrea Bernstein, Transportation Nation) When Panasonic announced it would move to Newark recently, it cited Newark's extensive transit system as a reason for picking the relatively depressed New Jersey city over say, Silicon Valley. But NJ also has a one-of-a-kind tax incentive package for companies that locate near transit, so it paid off to be green. Full story here.