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Attracting Workers to Live Closer to Their Place of Employment: Columbia Heights, Minnesota.

Author: 
Minnesota 3-D.

The city of Columbia Heights was looking to expand residential opportunities through new residential developments in their city. To market these new developments appropriately and effectively, one goal was to attract outer-ring suburbanites to Columbia Heights as an alternative to considerable commute times. This project was completed to determine who, where, and how many residents commute from Twin Cities northwest suburbs to work in downtown Minneapolis. Zip code areas were used in the analysis to connect areas with the greatest commuters to marketing mailing efforts. The M3D data compiled for this project indicate that nearly 9,000 commuters travel through Columbia Heights to their place of downtown employment.

Publication date: 
2006
Publisher: 
Unpublished.
Sponsor: 
Prepared on behalf of the City of Columbia Heights by Minnesota 3-D (M3D), administered by the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs at the University of Minnesota.
Pages: 
4 pp.
Online availability
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CURA call number: 
M3D-1002