Category Archives: ULI News

Introducing ULI’s 2014 Annual Report

The goal of ULI’s 2014 Annual Report is to capture and celebrate a broad range of ULI impacts and accomplishments from fiscal year 2014—July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014—while spotlighting stories of members who deliver on ULI’s mission every day. This year, we are presenting the Annual Report in a digital-first format to create a more interactive, dynamic, and visually compelling experience. This is in line with ULI’s commitment to sustainable business practices. Another benefit of this format is the ease with which you can share the report with … Read More

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Mayor Glenda Hood Receives Award at the 2013 ULI Fall Meeting

The Urban Land Institute recently recognized Former Mayor of Orlando Glenda Hood as the 2013 recipient of the Robert M. O’Donnell Award. The award acknowledges Mayor Hood’s leadership and work on challenging land use issues across the country with ULI’s Advisory Services Program.   The Robert M. O’Donnell Award was established in 1988 to honor individuals who have significantly contributed to the improvement of land and quality of life through education, aptitude, experience and creativity in partnership with the Urban Land Institute’s Panel Advisory Service. The Robert M. O’Donnell Award … Read More

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After Sandy: Advancing Strategies for Long-Term Resilience and Adaptability

A ULI Advisory Services Panel: July 14-19, 2013 Six months after Hurricane Sandy—the second costliest hurricane in U.S. history—hit the New York/New Jersey region, many plans and strategies are being developed to protect coastal communities from a series of long-term risks associated with climate change. Very strong local and national thought leadership is going into this process and the federal government has pledged an unprecedented amount of support toward reconstruction and forging a new generation of land use best practices. Because the occurrence of climate related disasters is increasing everywhere, more … Read More

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Announcing new articles from Urban Land Magazine

How Changing Healthcare Delivery Will Affect Land Use As the Affordable Care Act is implemented, both the healthcare industry and those who provide space for the delivery of services remain uncertain about the future. 30 million Americans will be newly insured and the aging population will increase demand for medical services. Click here to read this article, published in Urban Land magazine.   Hutchison Wants More Businesspeople in Congress At the ULI Spring Meeting, the former Texas senator Kay Bailey Hutchison says she is optimistic about American energy independence by the end of this decade. She wishes … Read More

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