Christopher Steele was a featured speaker at the 2013 Ohio Conference on Freight, addressing the topic of site selection: how businesses choose where to build or invest and how communities can bring their sites to the attention of business investors. Chris Steele is also the lead author of National Freight Cooperative Research Program (NFCRP) Report 13: Freight Facility Location Selection: A Guide for Public Officials. It is available as a web document that can be downloaded and printed here.
In comments after his presentation, he talked about when and how communities should offer incentives to businesses investors:
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