Category Archives: Press Releases

WAL is Finalist in ULI’s prestigious 2015 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award Competition

Today the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing announced the finalists of this year’s Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award competition, a program that honors developments that ensure housing affordability for people with a range of incomes. The Warehouse Artist Lofts project in Sacramento was 1 in 5 nationwide finalists selected.  The winner will be announced later this year during a general session at the 2015 ULI Fall Meeting in San Francisco. The finalists were selected by a jury of nationally renowned housing experts, who … Read More

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Redevelopment Redefined: Article by Bill Fulton

Latest article written by Bill Fulton, founder of the California Planning & Development Report, one of the guest speakers at ULI Sacramento’s recent ‘Redevelopment Redefined’ program: Steinberg Predicts Passage of RDA Asset Bills, Bill Fulton, CP&DR, March 2012

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Editorial about the Entertainment and Sports Complex

An article written by Council Member Steve Cohn in the Sacramento Bee about the Entertainment and Sports Complex as well as ULI’s involvement in the process. Read the article here

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Broadway Corridor Grant ‘Design the Future of Broadway’ Community Workshop

On February 24th and 25th, ULI Sacramento and the Greater Broadway Partnership hosted: ‘Design the Future of Broadway’, a community visioning workshop for an economic strategy for the future of Sacramento’s most historic corridors including: traffic, parking, walk-abilty and land uses. Nationally recognized urban planner Dan Burden, named “one of six most important civic innovators in the world” by TIME magazine, lead the highly interactive two-day public involvement planning process. Burden also shared his expertise on traffic calming practices based on his experience with similar programs in more than 2,500 … Read More

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Report: ULI Panel Finds Benefits to Locating Sports Complex in Railyards If Designed Well

View ULI Sacramento’s Published Report Related Press Articles: Proposed plans revealed at intermodal community town hall event, Sacramento Press, August, 2011 ULI Report: Transit hub would work well at the Railyards if designed well, Sactown Royalty, August, 2011 Design Experts: Sacramento Arena, Transit Hub can co-exist, The Sacramento Bee, August 2011 Transit Hub, Arena would fit in Sacramento, Report says, The Sacramento Bee, August 2011 Report: More land needed for arena and transportation facility, Sacramento Business Journal, August 2011  ULI fellows to detail visions for The Railyards, Sacramento Business Journal, … Read More

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