The BBA welcomed Jeffrey Tumlin, owner and principal of the transportation planning and engineering firm Nelson\Nygaard out of San Francisco, to its Downtown Parking Summit this month as the event's keynote speaker. A vibrant speaker, Tumlin is a transportation planner specializing in the sustainable development of transit-oriented master plans wirth experience in cities such as Portland, Seattle, Denver and Vancouver. He delivered a dynamic presentation of ways in which our city can both improve and sustain a better parking system.
Jeff Tumlin at the BBA Summit
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Seven Days - The Burlington Town Center, the 230,000-square-foot Church Street shopping mall, is being sold to New York City real-estate investment firm with Vermont ties, two sources tellSeven Days.
Both persons requested anonymity because neither the prospective buyer, Devonwood Investors, nor the seller, Chicago-based General Growth Properties, has announced the deal, which is scheduled to close on December 15.
With Thanksgiving coming up, the Marketplace will spend the next week decorating for the Holiday Events and Tree Lighting Ceremony. The cherished tradition of illuminating the 250,000 lights will commence at 6:02 p.m. sharp on Black Friday.
Don't forget to stop at your favorite local businesses on Small Business Saturday, Check out our commentary (left) for more on shopping local!