The members of ULI’s Revitalization and Affordable Housing Task Force hosted The ABC’s of Affordable Housing on Thursday, May 17. The overall goal of the Task Force is to create awareness and eliminate misconceptions around what affordable housing is and is not and this was our first membership wide event of this type. While enjoying hors d’oeuvres and drinks, we heard an overview of Affordable Housing from Steve Kelley, Vice President, Community Development Officer, EverBank. His presentation was followed by Bernard “Barney” Smith, board member and past chair of Florida Housing Finance Corporation (FHFC) … Read More
Don’t miss an exclusive dinner with Lori Boyer, Dawn Motes or Michelle Cook! Applications are due this Friday, April 13th. ULI North Florida’s Women’s Leadership Initiative is accepting applications for its Boardroom After Dark Dinner Program: a series of dinners that bring together a small group of members with some of the most dynamic and engaging professional women leaders in the community. More info and application can be found HERE.
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If you are registered for the Boardroom After Dark Dinner in Gainesville tonight (September 12, 2017), we will still be having this event and look forward to seeing you.
Click for U2C at ULI Presentation Nat Ford, CEO of JTA and ULI Advisory Board Member, shared updates on the Ultimate Urban Circulator (U2C) project happening in Jacksonville. Visit the U2C site here http://www.u2cjax.com/
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Infill Development Program on March 14 at MOCA. You can download the speaker presentations HERE. Special thanks to our event sponsor, GAI Consultants.
Thanks to Anita Kramer for sharing the 2017 Emerging Trends Report in Jacksonville, Gainesville and Tallahassee. You can download her report HERE.
The Downtown Investment Authority (DIA) of the City of Jacksonville, Florida, will require the services of a consultant/firm to provide a Downtown North Bank and South Bank Riverfront Design and Investment Strategy (P-06-17) All interested persons can download the RFP @ http://www2.coj.net/rfp/rfp/rfpdefault.asp The City of Jacksonville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage expressions of interest for the described services from Jacksonville Small Emerging Businesses (JSEB) Replies must be delivered to the City of Jacksonville, Procurement Division, Attn: Professional Services Specialist, 214 N. Hogan Street, Suite 105, Jacksonville, FL, 32202. … Read More
More than 100 Gainesville members and guests gathered yesterday (12.1.16) at Santa Fe College to hear about 12 projects changing the landscape in Gainesville. You can find a copy of the presentations HERE. The projects included Foundation Park/800 Second at Innovation Square Brian Crawford, Concept Companies Butler Plaza North Cory Presnick, Butler Enterprises Celebration Pointe John Trimble, Viking Companies Cornerstone Development & Heartwood Community Michael Beard, Gainesville CRA Depot Park Sarah Vidal-Finn, Gainesville CRA Innovation Hub Kathleen Sohar, University of Florida Legacy Park Gib Coerper, Mayor, City of Alachua … Read More
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A space that once held one car is now the cutest park in Jacksonville. The Parklet outside of The Brick Coffee House seats six people comfortably at neon orange tables shaded by a large umbrella. It’s the perfect spot to drink coffee, read a book, do homework, peruse Facebook or watch the traffic zoom by pensively… (READ MORE) Story by Destiny Johnson, WTLV.