Exchange Visit Explores Seattle’s Healthy Places

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With funding assistance from a 2014 Urban Innovation Grant, ULI San Francisco and ULI Northwest collaborated on two exchange visits. For the visit to Seattle, ULI Northwest played host to members from San Francisco, organizing a three day tour of projects and places, and visits with people, each contributing something unique to the conversation about what it will take to build healthier communities….
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ULI Convenes Building Healthy Places Workshop

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In May 2014, ULI convened a small group of real estate and public health leaders for a workshop focused on developing content for ULI’s next Building Healthy Places publication. The invitation-only workshop provided an opportunity for developers and other leaders working at the intersection of health and real estate to shape the upcoming report….
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Resources Available – Housing Opportunity 2014: Healthy Housing, Healthy Places

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ULI’s Terwilliger Center for Housing hosted colleagues from across the country to explore the critical intersection between housing and health on May 14-16, 2014 in Denver, CO. Attendees learned about changing demographics, intergenerational communities, aging in place, and how incorporating health can help meet the bottom line….
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Creating Healthy Places – Turning Singapore into a Cycling and Walking City

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In March 2014, ULI Singapore and the Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) conducted a collaborative research study with renowned Danish architect and urban designer Jan Gehl. The purpose of this study is to formulate principles for improving walkability and bikeablity in Singapore, a high density city in the tropics….
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