Exchange Visit Explores Seattle’s Healthy Places

Via6 Roof Deck

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….
Continue Reading

Creating Healthy Places – Turning Singapore into a Cycling and Walking City

ULISingaporeBikeshop1

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….
Continue Reading

ULI Cleveland’s Young Leaders Group Explores Opportunities for Healthy Food Access and Economic Development

Photo by Donny Davis.

An important aspect of a healthy community is access to healthy food. A ULI Cleveland Young Leaders Group event brought members to an urban greenhouse where they learned about food production and real estate, and how the greenhouse is impacting the community….
Continue Reading