businesses seeking ‘creative class’ want better public transit, APTA president says

The private sector is leading the charge to improve public transit in many American cities where businesses hope to attract members of the so-called creative class, American Public Transportation Association President Bill Millar said.

“The business community knows that their success relies on making their community a very attractive place,” Millar said.

“And part of that environment is good public transportation.”

Millar made the remark during a question-and-answer style interview with the Des Moines Business Record. Click here for the full story by reporter Chris Conetzkey.