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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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….
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ULI Participates in AIA and APA Health Gatherings

Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak delivers the opening keynote at the APA National Conference in Atlanta (photo credit: APA).

Over the past couple of weeks, ULI staff have had the opportunity to participate in exciting and inspiring programs focused on health and the built environment hosted by the American Institute of Architects and the American Planning Association. These events convened a diverse set of stakeholders to explore how to advance efforts to connect design, planning, and health….
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Building Healthy Places: Unlocking the Value Conference: Resources Now Available

Attendees of the ULI Building Healthy Places Conference were encouraged to use stairs instead of elevators.

On February 20-21, 2014, ULI convened its first-ever Building Healthy Places Conference. About 300 people gathered in Los Angeles to discuss the next big ideas in driving innovation and connecting real estate and health. Session summaries and presentations from events are available now!…
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