‘Great Cities Start With Great Streets’: ULI Endorses Urban Street Design Guide from National Association of City Transportation Officials

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The Urban Land Institute, a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and creating sustainable communities, is endorsing the Urban Street Design Guide, published last year by the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO). The guide embraces the unique and complex challenge of designing urban streets, aiming to make streets safe for people whether they are walking, biking, using transit, or driving….
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ULI and Centre for Liveable Cities Recommend Strategies for Improving Walkability, Bikeability in Singapore

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Strategies for improving the walkability and bikeability of Singapore are presented in a new report, Active Mobility for Creating Healthy Places, prepared by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC). Findings from the report were provided today at the World Cities Summit by representatives from ULI, the CLC, and renowned Danish architect and urban designer Jan Gehl, who contributed to the preparatory research forming the basis for the publication….
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ULI, Centre for Liveable Cities to Renew Commitment to Work Together to Create Better Communities

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The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has renewed its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) in Singapore. The agreement, signed this week at the 2014 World Cities Summit in Singapore, recognizes the continuation of a collaborative effort between ULI and the CLC to bring together the best ideas and practices that support efforts in building liveable cities that are dynamic, vibrant, cohesive and sustainable….
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Urban Land Institute and Other Land Use, Urban Planning, and Real Estate Organizations Announce Commitment to Promote Resilient Planning and Building Materials

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The Urban Land Institute and other organizations representing the land use, urban planning and real estate industry have announced a commitment to promote resilience in contemporary planning, building materials, design, construction and operational techniques as the solution to making the nation’s aging infrastructure more safe and secure….
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World’s Top Real Estate Leaders to Convene at New York City’s Javits Center for ULI’s 2014 Fall Meeting, Set for October 21-23

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More than 7,000 of the world’s foremost leaders in the real estate and land use industry will convene at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) 2014 Fall Meeting, set for October 21-23 at the Javits Center in New York City. ULI is a global research and education institute dedicated to responsible land use and building thriving, sustainable communities….
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What’s Next? – The Dynamics of The Future: Gain Insights Into Latest Real Estate Industry Trends at ULI’s Asia Pacific Summit May 20-22 in Hong Kong

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The impact of technology, innovation, and the global economy on cities and real estate, will be the core theme discussed by over 500 global industry leaders at the third annual ULI Asia Pacific Summit later this month. Entitled “What’s Next? – The Dynamics of the Future”, this year’s summit will take place between 20-22 May at the Grand Hyatt in Hong Kong….
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Parks in Columbus, Tulsa, Dallas, Santa Fe and Cincinnati are Finalists for the ULI 2014 Urban Open Space Award

2014 Urban Open Space Award Finalist: Railyard Park + Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Five finalists have been announced for this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award, an annual competition that recognizes outstanding examples of successful large- and small-scale public spaces that have socially enriched and revitalized the economy of their surrounding communities….
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