ULI Columbus Pursues Data-Driven Scenario Planning to Prepare for Central Ohio Growth

From left: Yaromir Steiner, Peter Calthorpe, and William Murdock of the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission.

ULI Columbus and local partners engaged in a scenario-planning process to educate local stakeholders and the public on the choices about land use and transportation investments that lie ahead. The resulting report, insight2050, has been widely shared in Central Ohio as the region prepares to add half a million people by 2050. …
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Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa — Advisory Services Panel

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The ULI Advisory Services program has conducted a series of panels in the Republic of South Africa. These panels have been conducted at the request of the World Bank in cooperation with the National Treasury of South Africa. These panels are provided to the National Treasury and to participating metropolitan areas that draw on the World Bank’s global experience and network of urban experts. The National Treasury’s Cities’ Support Programme (CSP) is a unit within the National Treasury that provides technical assistance to cities in South Africa. That assistance is aimed at helping cities manage the built environment in a way that promotes economic growth, job creation, access to basic services, environmental sustainability, and public accountability….
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Patrick Kiger Selected as 2016 Winner of the Urban Land Institute’s Apgar Urban Land Award

Building facades are part of the University of Michigan’s demonstration site, Mcity, where robotic vehicles can be tested. (University of Michigan)

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has selected Patrick J. Kiger as the recipient of the 2016 ULI Apgar Urban Land Award, which recognizes industry articles of practical value published in Urban Land magazine, ULI’s flagship publication. Kiger was honored today at the ULI Spring Meeting in Philadelphia….
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