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Weekly Rewind: Ann Arbor’s Business News Recap

March 6, 2020 Regional Updates
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A look back on this week’s economic development headlines, announcements, and other share-worthy news from the Ann Arbor region.

Ecosystem Headlines

SummerWorks pairs young adults aged 16-24 with regional employers.
  • Ann Arbor SPARK has partnered with Michigan Works! and others on Washtenaw County’s SummerWorks program to help provide a talent pipeline to companies in our backyard, and give students from Ypsilanti and other areas awareness of careers here.
  • Ann Arbor SPARK has a new series highlighting basic information on incentives to help guide companies when it could be a fit. The first in the series is about Michigan’s property tax abatement program.

Mobility News

  • Share your downtown transportation experience with SPARK! We’re looking at transit stories downtown as we explore a potential autonomous shuttle pilot in Ann Arbor. We’re gathering this information from a handful of companies that have a significant presence around downtown Ann Arbor.

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State Headlines