Monthly Archives: September 2014

Building Reuse Key to Broader Revitalization of Philadelphia

New report highlights barriers and recommendations to promote reuse PHILADELPHIA –Reusing and adapting many of the city’s older, smaller buildings can help the city extend the benefits of revitalization beyond Center City, according to a study released today by the Partnership for Building Reuse and led locally by the ULI Philadelphia District Council. More than 200 real estate professionals joined keynote speakers Jim Lindberg and Mike Powe, of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Preservation Green Lab, along with a panel of local experts, to learn more about the report’s … Read More

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ULI Appoints New Chairs- News Coverage

ULI Philadelphia District Council Chair Christopher M. Hager, P.E. appointed Jay Appleton as Sponsorship Chair, Megan Leinart as Membership Chair and Thomas Smithgall as Regional Satellites Chair. “We are thrilled to welcome Jay, Megan and Tom to their new leadership positions. The strength of ULI Philadelphia is directly related to the commitment of our members and leadership teams. Jay, Megan and Tom will be tremendous assets in helping us expand capacity, particularly with regard to ULI Philadelphia hosting the ULI Global Spring Meeting in 2016,” said Hager. Read the full release … Read More

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