CORRIDOR NEWS

image39

LWL Hartford, Wednesday January 30, 2019, 5:30-7PM

Spotlight Theatres, 39 Front Street, Downtown Hartford CT

Mega Education's Jeffrey Dressler & Samuel Vega are the featured speakers at LWL Hartford on Wednesday January 30, 2019 at Spotlight Theatres, 39 Front Street in Hartford, 5:30 - 7 P.M. 


These community leaders are doing amazing work in the city. As always, a free event. Join me. Come alone or bring a friend. Cash bar. Networking. Q&A. 


See attached flyer for details.

Speakers

Samuel Vega & Jeffrey Dressler of Mega Education PD

Find out more
image40

STANLEY+Techstars Accelerator in Hartford

TOP 8 REASONS WHY ENTREPRENEURS, ARTISTS, AND OTHERS ARE FINDING HARTFORD A PERFECT FIT FOR BUSINESS

Article by Claudia Reuter

Claudia Reuter - Medium

ARTICLE

MA & CT Exploring Commuter Rail Connection!


Massachusetts launched study to bring commuter rail between Springfield and Boston which would be great link to the Hartford Line and the Knowledge Corridor. Governor-Elect Lamont's Transition Policy Committee on Transportation presented its recommendations last week at Bradley International Airport.

  

Stay tuned.   https://lnkd.in/df_K8N6. #commuterrail #hartfordline 


Patrick McMahon, Chief Executive Officer - CONN MAIN STREET CENTER INC

LARGEST US TV MARKET WITHOUT MAJOR LEAGUE SPORTS FRANCHISE


New England's Knowledge Corridor, with total population of 2.77 million, is a success waiting to happen


  • Population density of 700 people per SQ mile, New England's Knowledge Corridor offers twice the density of St. Louis, Denver, San Antonio or Kansas City - ALL pro markets! Hartford, with population of 3.1 million within 60 mile radius of XL Center, standing ready and eager to support major league sports!!

INC NAMES HARTFORD ONE OF TOP 50 PLACES TO START A BUSINESS!

HARTFORD'S KNOWLEDGE CORRIDOR SURGING

LEARN MORE NOW!

BIG LEAGUE TRANSPORTATION ADVANTAGES

HARTFORD LINE SHATTERS ALL FIRST YEAR EXPECTATIONS!


  • Connecting New Haven CT with Springfield MA thru Hartford’s Union Station with 17 daily round trip trains and 12 continuing to Springfield, this corridor accommodates 350,000 passengers on Amtrak.


The Hartford Line is extremely transforming to BOTH our region and economy!


  • With 25 round trip daily trains planned in the near future, The Hartford Line offers convenient service to NYC via New Haven, significantly improving overall commuting options available into downtown Hartford for work, concerts, and sporting events while saving time, hassle, and expense!

HARTFORD LINE WEBSITE

CT FAST-TRAK BUS RAPID TRANSIT SERVICE

  • Knowledge Corridor opened a 9.3 mile dedicated bus rapid transit line connecting New Britain with Hartford and multiple suburban points with circulating routes and connections to employment, education, commercial centers with 11 stations - Over 3 million riders served in FIRST YEAR ALONE!!


Successfully proving public transit services like these WILL be used if offered!


  • By second anniversary of service had reached 7.5 million passengers, well ahead of original ridership projections! - Service recently extended along existing I-84 HOV lanes to UConn’s main campus in Storrs, attracting ridership and aproving extremely popular among UConn students, staff, and faculty, 

CT FAST-TRAK BUS WEBSITE

BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - WINDSOR LOCKS CT

2018 USA 3RD BEST AIRPORT ACCORDING TO CONDE NAST


Bradley International Airport is New England’s second largest and steadily growing, recently expanding routes to include direct flights to Ireland and other European points as well as San Francisco and Los Angeles CA.

Bradley Airport website

BROWSE OUR KNOWLEDGE CORRIDOR NEWS ARCHIVE

image41

Insurers: Hartford donation meant to spur city's most vulnerable assets


HARTFORD BUSINESS JOURNAL - 11/14/2018, BY JOE COOPER


http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/article/20181114/NEWS01/181119976


ARTICLE