Monthly Archives: November 2018

Local ULI Chicago Members Win National WLI Prologis Scholarship

ULI Chicago had two local members awarded the 2018 WLI Prologis Fall Meeting Scholarship.  Navi Sandhu, Assistant Vice President, Fifield Companies and Meghan Webster, Senior Associate, Gensler, competed in a nation-wide application process and were two of the ten recipients, receiving complimentary registration to the Fall Meeting, participation on a National Product Council, as well as a WLI mentor and access to WLI Fall Meeting events. Navi and Meghan, who recently returned from the ULI Fall Meeting in Boston, share more about their experience below. Navi Sandhu As one of … Read More

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Building Reuse Implementation Memorandum Released

ULI Chicago has released the Building Reuse Implementation Memorandum to provide a roadmap for translating ideas and recommendations presented in the building reuse report into actions. Developed under the leadership of building reuse taskforces with insights from industry stakeholders, the memorandum outlines policy and code changes and outreach and education efforts that can help overcome common, but significant barriers to reusing older buildings in Chicago’s neighborhoods. Streamlining the approval process for reuse projects and incremental code changes, such as reducing the number of required off-street parking spaces and raising thresholds for new … Read More

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