Building Healthy Places at the Fall Meeting: General Sessions

Ron Finley

ULI’s Fall Meeting in Chicago, Illinois last week featured a good deal of Building Healthy Places programming. In addition to dynamic concurrent session panels, several General Session speakers focused on the interconnections between health and real estate, and described how ULI is mobilizing its membership to move the dial on health….
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Turning Suburban Corridors into Something Better in Carmel, Detroit, and Arlington

Pop-up community space on the Livernois Corridor in Detroit.

The topic of suburban corridors drew a large, standing-room only audience at a Wednesday session at ULI’s Fall Meeting in Chicago last week. Lessons from Carmel, Indiana, Detroit, Michigan, and Arlington, Virginia were highlighted at the packed Repositioning Suburban Corridors: From Soulless Strips to Something Better session….
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ULI Announces Winners for the 2013 Global Awards for Excellence

Roosevelt University

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has selected twelve developments as winners in the 35th annual ULI Global Awards for Excellence competition, widely recognized as the land use industry’s most prestigious recognition program. The projects were honored in a ceremony today at the ULI Fall Meeting in Chicago….
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Parks in Vancouver and Washington, D.C. Selected as Winners of 2013 ULI Urban Open Space Award

Parks and Waterfront at Southeast False Creek

Two parks have been selected as winning projects in the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award competition. The Parks and Waterfront at Southeast False Creek, located in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the Yards Park, located in Washington, D.C., were both recognized today at ULI’s Fall Meeting in Chicago….
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The Honorable Penny Pritzker Receives 2013 ULI Chicago Lifetime Achievement Award

Penny Pritzker

Penny Pritzker, 38th Secretary of Commerce and founder, former chair, and former chief executive officer of PSP Capital Partners and its affiliate, Pritzker Realty Group, has been named the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by the Urban Land Institute’s Chicago District Council (ULI Chicago). Ms. Pritzker is a civic and business leader with more than 25 years of experience in the real estate, hospitality, senior living, and financial services industries. With deep ties to the City of Chicago and ULI, the District Council is pleased to be honoring her extraordinary achievements….
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ULI Announces Winners of the 2013 Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Awards and 2013 Robert C. Larson Workforce Housing Public Policy Awards

Baltimore Housing

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has announced the winners of this year’s housing awards programs. Winners for both the Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Awards and the Robert C. Larson Workforce Housing Public Policy Awards, selected by the ULI Terwilliger Center’s national advisory board, were honored at ULI’s Fall Meeting in Chicago….
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