Story of Impact: LA River and Rail

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Los Angeles wants to reclaim its river, but an ambitious vision for a restored, revitalized waterway authored by the US Army Corps of Engineers puts two groups at odds: supporters of an enhanced riverfront public space and the rail companies whose economically critical lines currently operate adjacent to the river. Despite some initial engagement, these two crucial groups of stakeholders weren’t working together. …
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The Impact of UrbanPlan


UrbanPlan is a realistic, engaging, and academically demanding classroom-based curriculum in which students learn about the fundamental forces that affect development in the United States. Students experience the challenging issues, private and public sector roles, complex trade-offs, and fundamental economics in play when proposing realistic land use solutions to vexing growth challenges.

Read what ULI members, university professors and high school teachers say about UrbanPlan….
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Searchable District Council Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) Library Now Available

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We understand that communities around the country may be facing similar challenges. In an effort to connect these communities, we created a TAPs library where District Councils can see which programs have helped other District Councils tackle challenges similar to theirs. The library can be found here. We hope the library can serve as a database of resources that our members can turn to when identifying possible solutions. The library currently features over 200 TAPs, over 13 years, across over 25 District Councils. …
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