Monthly Archives: August 2013

Creating Self-Sustaining Communities

The “cell” or village concept is an effective design solution to reverse negative effects from decades of sprawl. “For all the implications of ‘sprawl’—from job loss and economic decline, to alarming obesity, asthma rates, and segregation, to the loss of habitat and global warming, to our dangerous dependence on foreign oil—all of them are driven by one fundamental problem: the mismatch between where we live and where we work.” This statement, made by Shaun Donavan, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in a White House blog in … Read More

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Fall Meeting Scholarships – Young Leaders

Wells Fargo “Who’s Next” ULI Young Leaders Group Scholarship Program Posted on August 1, 2013 by ULI Admin Wells Fargo is sponsoring scholarships to cover the registration fee for 25 ULI members under the age of 35 in the U.S. to attend the ULI Fall Meeting in Chicago. Find out more about the scholarship program here. The deadline for the completed applications is August 30th, so apply now! The winners will be announced the week of September 16th. This entry was posted in ULI National Fall Meeting. Bookmark the permalink.

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