2014 Rose Fellows Learn from SF Bay Area Cities and Experts

Planning Director John Rahaim (center) and Citywide Policy and Analysis Planner Steve Wertheim (right) greet the Daniel Rose Fellows at the City of San Francisco Planning Department.

Members of the 2013-2014 class of Daniel Rose Fellows — leaders from the cities of Honolulu, Indianapolis, Ind., Memphis, Tenn. and Portland, Ore. —traveled to the San Francisco Bay Area in December. The fellows traveled on foot and via mass transit for two-and-a-half days, meeting with public planning and development officials as well as private and nonprofit developers and policy advocates, getting a firsthand, intensive introduction to the land use challenges of the San Francisco Bay Area….
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Catching up with the Rose Fellows: 2010-2011 Alumnus Fellow John Hodgson, The Hodgson Company, Sacramento, CA

John Hodgson, Founder and President, The Hodgson Company, 2010-2011 Daniel Rose Fellowship alumnus, Sacramento, CA

The ULI Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership spoke with 2010–2011 Alumnus Fellow John Hodgson, founder and president of Sacramento, Calif.-based The Hodgson Company about his experiences with the fellowship program. Hodgson continues to be involved with the Daniel Rose Center and attended several of the 2013–2014 San Francisco Study Tour events….
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2013 Shaw Forum Building from Strength: Connecting Real Estate Investment to Quality Urban Public Education

2013 ULI Shaw Forum

Through case studies and dialogue, participants explored how catalytic capital investments can help align policies and people to ensure high-quality education and neighborhoods, and examine creative ways that school districts, private developers, charter schools, cities, and other institutions have engaged in these issues. …
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