Monthly Archives: October 2016

South Quarter IV Wins Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award

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South Quarter IV, a housing development in Minneapolis, has been selected by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing as the winner of the 2016 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award. The annual award, which honors developments that ensure housing affordability for people with a range of incomes, is provided to developments in which all or a portion of the units are affordable to households earning up to 120 percent of the area median income (AMI). South Quarter IV, which was honored during a ceremony … Read More

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USGBC Minnesota SITES Workshop

For the ULI Member discount code (member rate) please email aubrey.austin@uli.org . Register HERE! Date and Time Thu, October 27, 2016 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM CDT| Add to Calendar Location WideSpot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring Street Stockholm, WI 54769   Join  USGBC Minnesota, and ASLA Minnesota for a one-day regional workshop on the concepts and goals of sustainable and regenerative land design via the Sustainable Sites Initiative™ (SITES™). SITES® is a program dedicated to fostering resiliency and transforming land development and management practices towards regenerative design. The central message of the SITES® program is that … Read More

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Well Being and a Sustainable Future

Well Being and a Sustainable Future   Presented by Interface/Pulse Products/Fluid Interiors/MSR/CBRE In our ever-changing world, we seek a better understanding of our environment and the role of industry to chart our future. The past few years have focused on developing systems to ensure better-designed buildings and responsible use of materials. The industry is now transitioning toward a focus on the health and well-being of its occupants. Leading researcher and author, Bill Browning, has been exploring the economics of biophilic design and will provide us with valuable insight into how our … Read More

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