Commentary

Good advice

Metro Rail has set up special seminars to help Maricopa County businesses cope with upcoming light rail construction. Tips include “improving cash flow,” and “retaining and increasing customers.” The seminars will, no doubt, be food for thought for those businesses that had planned to decrease cash flow and lose customers. In other light rail news, this study finds benefits to rail transit, while a British study finds that light rail has “little impact on congestion.”

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.