Pedestrian traffic in US downtowns strengthened in October to -38.1% below the 2019 level, from -40.7% in September and -44.7% in August, reported Springboard.

The rise in weekday foot traffic reflects fewer employees working at home in October than in September (50% in October versus 54% in September) and an improvement in foot traffic between 6 a.m. and 11 a.m. (from -46.5% in September to -44.2% in October).

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