In this episode of Dollar$ and $ense, Luis Burdiel, president of the Puerto Rico Economic Development Bank offers details of a government-sponsored competition to select tenants for the commercial spaces along the Urban Train route, which runs through San Juan, Guaynabo and Bayamón. Retail activity at the train has been stagnant since it began service in 2004.
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