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JokeRe: TBD PinmemberRutvik Dave18-Jan-13 6:33 
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GeneralNo local paper article thread today... PinmemberChris C-B18-Jan-13 5:01 
GeneralRe: No local paper article thread today... Pinmemberwizardzz18-Jan-13 5:07 
GeneralRe: No local paper article thread today... PinmemberColin Mullikin18-Jan-13 5:35 
GeneralRe: No local paper article thread today... PinmentorKeith Barrow18-Jan-13 6:14 
GeneralRe: No local paper article thread today... Pinmemberwizardzz18-Jan-13 7:04 
This is from a major metropolitan newspaper, telling us that a company is doing exactly what it is supposed to do: increase their customer base.
Metra maps strategy to attack stagnant ridership[^]
 
Concerned about stagnant ridership, Metra is preparing to launch a campaign designed to attract new passengers, especially commuters who drive to work, officials said Thursday.
 
Yes, I'd say the train isn't a valid option for those that say, walk to work.
 
Particularly gripping:
"We want to target those people sitting in their cars on their way downtown," Carlton said. The campaign is expected to begin in the next month, he said.
 
Billboards. There is a newspaper article about the local commuter train company buying billboard space.
GeneralRe: No local paper article thread today... PinmemberColin Mullikin18-Jan-13 9:52 
GeneralWell, If You Really Wanted A Local Paper Article... PinmemberRoger Wright18-Jan-13 8:04 
GeneralJamie Pierre Cliff Jump [modified] PinmentorDaveAuld18-Jan-13 3:50 
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GeneralRe: Jamie Pierre Cliff Jump PinmemberColin Mullikin18-Jan-13 5:18 
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