Monthly Archives: October 2013

Jurors needed for ULI Philadelphia Awards

ULI Philadelphia is planning their first awards program scheduled for June 2014. We are in search of ULI member volunteers from other District Councils to serve as jurors. We are looking for a March/April timeframe for jurors to review all applications via Dropbox. I’m sending this in hopes you can relay this information to your members. Please have interested parties contact me directly at erin.nardini@uli.org.

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Land Use and Sustainable Development Conference: Leading Communities Toward a Resilient Future

The Land Use Law Center’s annual Land Use & Sustainable Development Conference is a significant educational event in the region, with more than 200 attorneys, business professionals, and local leaders learning about national, regional, and local challenges and innovations. This year’s theme: Leading Communities toward a Resilient Future Join them on December 6th at the NYS Judicial Institute at Pace Law School in White Plains to discuss the challenges communities in the New York Metropolitan area face because of natural disasters, a changing climate, new demographics and technologies, and inequitable … Read More

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Videos of ULI Fall Meeting Sessions

2013 Fall Meeting

Missed the ULI Fall Meeting in Chicago?  Attended but want to share what you heard with colleagues?  Be sure to  check out this valuable resource that ULI has put together.   It will be time well spent hearing from all the experts. Visit this page on the ULI website to catch the best of the best!

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After Sandy: A New ULI Report

The reality of climate change will forever change community building, with planning and development decisions increasingly based on strengthening community resilience through what is built, and where and how it is built, according to a new report released today by the Urban Land Institute (ULI). Leading up to the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, ULI has prepared After Sandy: Advancing Strategies for Long-Term Resilience and Adaptability, which offers guidance on community building in a way that responds to inevitable climate change and sea level rise, and helps preserve the environment, … Read More

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Emerging Trends Event – November 22nd

Save the date for ULI Westchester/Fairfield’s Emerging Trends 2014- Friday, November 22nd in White Plains, NY.  The event will be held from 7:45 -10:00 am at 360 Hamilton Avenue.  More information due out soon!

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Public Officials Scholarships

Eligible public officials can again receive a substantial discount on registration to the ULI Fall Meeting, this year being held November 5–8 in Chicago, thanks to a scholarship program offered by the ULI Rose Center for Public Leadership. The scholarships are provided through the generous support of Chicago Title Insurance Company. Scholarship recipients will be eligible for at least a 90 percent reduction in their registration rates at the Fall Meeting, lowering the fee to only $100 for ULI member public officials and $200 for nonmember public officials. Any elected official, appointed … Read More

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