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Assorted Links Thursday

Reflective streets, average industrial prices, the supply chain grinch who stole Christmas, and more.

Dane Carlson
Dane Carlson
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Assorted Links Thursday
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"No Christmas for you":

Currently 16% of all ships on the Trans-Pacific are resting at anchor waiting for their turn to unload. This is having a devastating impact on businesses waiting for their merchandise. Many (most?) will miss xmas.

L.A.’s new reflective streets bounce heat back into space: The air in these neighborhoods is getting cooler — with huge implications for sweltering cities worldwide.

Building a workplace people want to come back to: LinkedIn’s VP of Workplace shares thoughts on post-pandemic work.

2021’s Mid-Year Industrial Report:

The largest industrial completion in the first half of 2021 was the 3.8-million-square-foot LogistiCenter at I-95 Wilmington in metro Philadelphia
The top three largest completions are all owned or occupied by Amazon
The Colorado Technology Center in Louisville sold for $392 million — the biggest industrial property sale in the first half of the year

Industrial average price per square foot reaches $108 nationally:


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Founder/Host of Econ Dev Show. By day: Director of Economic Development for Galveston County, Texas.