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Presentation for Highway to the Opportunity Zone

Cheers to the the snow warriors who made it out this snowy Charlottesville morning to hear an outstanding presentation from George Ashton, Managing Director for Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC). We’ve made available his presentation for everyone. OZ George’s contact information: George E. Ashton III Managing Director, Strategic Investments Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) 1825 K Street NW, Suite 1100 Washington, DC  20006 (o) 202-739-9293 (c) 703-862-1905 Gashton@LISC.org www.lisc.org

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Old Dominion University – Market Review & Forecast

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Make This Year Extraordinary with ULI

Save 10% on all ULI memberships, and create the opportunities you want this year! Join ULI and make connections with 42,000+ industry leaders. Attend local and regional events, meet with potential partners, and discover opportunities to be involved. As a ULI member, you will be a part of an organization that is leading the way in building thriving communities worldwide. Join us today using promo code SAVE10.

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View Our UP4PO Video with City of Richmond!

On December 14, 2018, ULI Virginia conducted an UrbanPlan for Public Officials Workshop for the City of Richmond’s departments of public works, public utilities, and planning. Robert Taylor, Executive Director of the VCU Kornblau Real Estate Program graciously offered space at the School of Business and also conducted the workshop with help from ULI’s Senior Director of UrbanPlan, Sophie Lambert. It was a terrific and memorable day! Here’s the video: UP4PO Video UrbanPlan for Public Officials workshops are ideal for local decision makers who would like to learn more about … Read More

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City of Charlottesville, Va INVITES YOUR INTEREST IN THE POSITION of City Manager

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Save the Date: March 27, 2019 The College of William & Mary

ULI VIRGINIA’S FIRST ANNUAL CONFERENCE: Creating and Sustaining Happiness in Virginia Communities Peter Kageyema Author: “For the Love of Cities” What makes cities loveable? Why do we connect emotionally with some places and not others? And why does that matter? June Williamson June Williamson is associate professor of architecture at The City College of New York’s Spitzer School of Architecture. She is coauthor, with Ellen Dunham-Jones, of Retrofitting Suburbia: Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs. Williamson served as the Jury Coordinator for the Long Island Index’s 2010 design competition, Build a Better Burb. Ideas from … Read More

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Suburban Remix Presentations

Program Details: The suburbs have been a critical focus for ULI since our founding but have suffered from a lack of definition.  Due to changing demographics, innovations in land use, building and design, and evolving definitions of ‘livability’, the Richmond market is seeing exciting examples of ‘densification’ outside the core. This trend demonstrates a ‘new way of development’ in suburban communities and urban neighborhoods towards more compact and mixed-use. ‘Contagious density’ tends to result in more creative spaces and places, both impacting and impacted by a new infrastructure, opportunities for walk- and … Read More

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Our Very Own: Nick Cooper!

Nick Cooper, 38 vice president and lead architectural designer at HKS Architects Architect Nick Cooper has shot up the ladder in the design field. In just four years at the Richmond office of HKS, a global architecture company, he’s become vice president and lead architectural designer. “I oversee multiple projects” locally and beyond the area, mostly in the mid-Atlantic, he says. What he likes about his work, besides the sheer pleasure of design, is its “collaborative nature. I pride myself on encouraging others. I can inspire designers under me and … Read More

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ULI Virginia District Council Chair Opportunity

ULI Virginia is in search for the next District Council Chair to represent ULI Virginia and provide overall strategic leadership. Selection criteria and responsibilities are included in the attached application. Interested parties are encouraged to apply for this opportunity no later than November 1, 2018.

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UVA Board of Visitors approves $180 million athletics master plan

UVA $180 million Athletics Master Plan

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