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    ULI Chicago, a District Council of the Urban Land Institute, has more than 1,400 members in the Chicago land area. Organized in 1986, ULI Chicago is one of the oldest district councils in the nation. Read More

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ULI Chicago News

ULI Chicago Mentorship Program Concludes…


On Thursday, December 4, 2014, mentors and protégés of the ULI Chicago Mentorship Program gathered at the Four Seasons Hotel to celebrate and conclude the 2014 program year. The closing reception was the final event organized by the Program to facilitate meaningful mentor relations between Young … Read More

Village of Winnetka Completing ULI Panel…


ULI Chicago conducted two panels in 2013 in Winnetka addressing the Village’s commercial health, identifying retail opportunities, and outlining strategies for a stronger partnership between the Village, retailers and owners. One of the key recommendations of the panel process was to appoint an Economic Development Coordinator who could serve … Read More

Panel Recommendations Taking Shape Along…


The Village of Lincolnwood has made significant progress in implementing some of the key recommendations from the Devon Avenue Corridor TAP completed by ULI Chicago in Fall 2013. The ULI panel emphasized the importance of creating a TIF district to finance much-needed infrastructure improvements and … Read More

Chicago Named to 100 Resilient Cities


Chicago is one of the 35 newest cities to join 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC) dedicated to helping cities around the world become more resilient to the physical, social and economic challenges that are a growing part of the 21st century.  Cities … Read More