Advisory Services Panel—Omaha, Nebraska & Council Bluffs, Iowa

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There have been a myriad of plans and projects undertaken by Omaha and Council Bluffs since the early 1970s which have all had the overarching theme of bringing people back to the riverfront. The natural resource used for so long as an industrial and transportation corridor has become an attraction for people and businesses and provides an opportunity for increased activity along the riverfront and between the two jurisdictions. So how does Omaha and Council Bluffs coordinate activity together without competing with one another or compromising the natural beauty of the landscape and riverfront itself in the 21st century? …
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Advisory Services Panel—San Bernardino, California

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A ULI panel was convened in September 2014 to examine the San Bernardino Line. The focus of the ULI Advisory Services Panel was to evaluate the market opportunities and constraints throughout the SB Line that currently exist or can reasonably be forecast to exist in the future with the underlying objective to develop an integrated land use/transit vision for the corridor….
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The Advisory Services Times-Dispatch, September 2014

This installment of our newsletter includes links to more information about the last few panels completed by ULI Advisory Services; and an overview of two recently completed panels – Northern Colorado (Resilience Panel) and Downtown Clearwater, Florida,a list of upcoming panels this summer and spotlight on Jim Heid, a longstanding member and active leader at ULI….
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Nashville, Tennessee: A Governors Advisory Program Panel Report

With economic conditions improving in Tucson (and throughout the country) and a new streetcar line being put in place for summer 2014, downtown Tucson is primed to catalyze citywide growth. The city of Tucson asked the Urban Land Institute to identify what type of development is recommended for the vacant land within the study area, a 500-acre section of central and western downtown, spanning past Interstate 10. …
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Advisory Services Panel—Northern Colorado: Estes Park, Fort Collins, and Loveland (Resilience Panel)

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The Community Foundation of Northern Colorado invited the cities of Fort Collins and Loveland and the Town of Estes Park to sponsor an Advisory Services Resilience Panel. The goal of the panel was to develop optimal regional strategies to mitigate the effects of natural disasters such as the historic 2013 Flood and fires that threaten their communities almost annually, and to recover from and adapt to such disasters. …
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Advisory Services Panel—North End, Charlotte, North Carolina

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In April, ULI was asked to conduct and Advisory Services panel to specifically focus on the feasibility of an innovation aspect within Charlotte’s North End corridor. The panel was asked to assess how this could be a catalyst for new land uses and neighborhood revitalization as well as the appropriate types of supporting uses and development to realize the area’s new vision….
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