Monthly Archives: October 2017

Advise on a Technical Assistance Panel

We are seeking ULI members to serve as panelists on three upcoming Technical Assistance Panels (TAPs)!   Winter 2018 TAP Opportunities  The North District Station TAP will examine the redevelopment of a true inter-modal mass transit urban site in Philadelphia. The TAPs Council is in search of transportation planners, economic development analysts, architects and community development professionals to participate in the next TAP on January 4 – 5, 2018. The North District Station TAP will explore possibilities for market-supported redevelopment surrounding the North Philadelphia Rail Station on North Broad Street and how … Read More

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Williamstown Developer Tour on October 18th

Don’t miss the Williamstown Developer Tour on October 18th! This event will highlight opportunities and opportunities for growth and development. http://bit.ly/2gg7TDS

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10 Minutes: A Short Walk to a Park, a Giant Step to Transform America’s Cities

Nation’s Mayors Launch Groundbreaking 10-Minute Walk to a Park Campaign On October 10th,  Mayor Kenney and 133 of the nation’s most influential mayors joined The Trust for Public Land, National Recreation and Park Association, and Urban Land Institute in launching an historic “10-minute walk” parks advocacy campaign, establishing the ambitious goal that all Americans should live within a 10-minute walk (or half-mile) of a high-quality park or green space. This bipartisan group includes mayors from all across the country and represents cities large and small, including America’s four largest cities … Read More

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ULI NEXT Applications Extended to October 16th!

ULI NEXT Philadelphia is designed to champion the ULI mission through a compelling avenue of engagement for mid-career professionals. The goal of ULI NEXT Philadelphia is to actively engage members who are 30-45 of age in meaningful leadership, educational, and a network building activities. This Council extends ULI’s global resources and membership networks to foster leadership opportunities in development and the built environment. ULI NEXT Philadelphia will provide a range of benefits to participants as they develop their leadership skills and build lasting relationships across ULI’s leadership and member networks. … Read More

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Recap: “Reaching for the Future- Lehigh Valley Financing and Development Outlook”

On October 5th keynote speaker Tom Murphy, Senior Resident Fellow, Urban Land Institute; Gene Goldfeder, Manager, Catasauqua Borough; Mark Mulligan, CEO, VM Development Group; Amanda Raudenbush, Director of Community Planning, Lehigh Valley Planning Commission;  J.B. Reilley, CEO, City Center Allentown and moderator, Jason Engelhardt, Principal and Vice President, Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, Inc, gathered to discuss economic development and creative financing and partnerships spurring development throughout the Lehigh Valley. Check out full coverage of the event by visiting: The Morning Call’s “Ex-Pittsburgh Mayor Tells Lehigh Valley Developers To Take Risks” Lehigh Valley Business’  “Opportunities Abound for Developers Who Take … Read More

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