Monthly Archives: June 2015

Recap: The 2015 ULI Spring Meeting in Houston

The 2015 ULI Spring Meeting took place in Houston, Texas,  on May 13-14. As the 4th largest city in the United States, Houston is a key gateway for the country. In addition to being the global capitol of the oil industry, it also holds the title of most diverse city in the United States. Despite all of these facts, Houston is commonly associated with rampant urban sprawl. However, this perception is likely to be altered in the not so distant future. During the meeting, numerous tours and speakers spoke of … Read More

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Calling All Urbanist Photographers! Enter the ULI Northwest Photo Essay Contest!

You know all those photos you take with your phone of cool urban settings and interesting street art? Put them to work and possibly earn some cool, hard cash in the ULI Northwest Photo Essay Contest. All participants 18 and over are welcome to enter. Entries require 2-4 photographs and an accompanying statement of up to 300 words. This year our contest will examine ACCESS in the urban environment: What critical issues of access face our urban communities, and how are cities and neighborhoods overcoming challenges of access in creative … Read More

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