Monthly Archives: May 2014

ULI’s National Public-Private Partnerships Conference to be Held in Detroit

At Public/Private Partnerships: Best Practices and New Opportunities, you will hear from experts in the public and private sectors who combined their strengths and resources to complete development projects that would have been impossible using more traditional methods of economic development. Hear from opening keynote speaker Dan Gilbert of Rock Ventures LLC and Quicken Loans Inc., who has invested more than $1.3 billion to purchase and renovate 50 commercial properties in Detroit’s urban core, creating thousands of jobs. Dan will share his vision for Detroit and reveal why he has … Read More

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Webinar: The Role of Intergenerationalism in Community Development

On June 11, 2014 the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing will host an engaging webinar discussion with the foremost thought leaders on intergenerational living and how to create and sustain communities for all ages. ULI Housing Interchange Webinar Series Presents: The Role of Intergenerationalism in Community Development June 11, 2014, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.  ET Learn more or register here.

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Parks in Cincinnati, Columbus Among Finalists for Urban Open Space Award

ULI has announced finalists for its annual Urban Open Space Awards.  The competition recognizes outstanding examples of successful large- and small-scale public spaces that have socially enriched and revitalized the economy of their surrounding communities. Among the five finalists are: Columbus Commons and Scioto Mile, Columbus, Ohio (Project Owner: City of Columbus and Capitol South Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation; Project Designer: MKSK (formerly MSI), EDGE and Moody Nolan)  Washington Park, Cincinnati, Ohio (Project Owner: Cincinnati Park Board; Project Designer: Human Nature, Inc.) The award winner will be announced at the ULI Fall Meeting, … Read More

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