Monthly Archives: October 2017

Minnesota Mayors Together Launches in Bemidji

On October 11-12, thirteen mayors, including five members of the Regional Council of Mayors, gathered in Bemidji, MN for the first of a series of conversations across the state. This initiative is aimed at breaking down the urban/rural divide by bringing Minnesota mayors together in conversation to build trust. Its purpose is to shift a negative culture, not to build a structure. CHECK OUT THE MAP!

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28th Annual CTS Transportation Research Conference on 11/2

The Center for Transportation Studies will host its 28th annual Transportation Research Conference on November 2nd at the Commons Hotel on the University of Minnesota campus. Check out the 2017 conference website: 28th Annual CTS Transportation Research Conference   About the Conference The annual conference convenes researchers and practitioners from Minnesota and the Upper Midwest to highlight new learning, emerging ideas, and the latest innovations in transportation. Attendees will learn about research findings, implementation efforts, and engagement activities related to a variety of transportation topics. Registration and Cost Register online … Read More

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ULI Minnesota Recognized at Minneapolis Downtown Council Awards Gala as Part of Housing Options Coalition

At the 2017 Minneapolis Downtown Council’s 2017 awards gala on October 11th, the Housing Options Coalition (HOC) received one of five 2025 Plan Leadership Awards for its work lobbying at the state to reduce the risks to builders of constructing multifamily condo and townhome projects while still preserving the warranty rights of homeowners. ULI Minnesota’s Caren Dewar and Cathy Bennett were members of the HOC Task Force that led this charge, and ULI MN is honored that the Minneapolis Downtown Council chose to recognize this important work with a leadership award. … Read More

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Minnesota Conference on Architecture Nov. 14–17

Attend the single largest annual event in Minnesota for architects! Join AIA Minnesota for A’17 MN: The Minnesota Conference on Architecture November 14-17, 2017, Minneapolis Convention Center. The conference features many options for continuing education, internationally-recognized keynote speakers, several local tours and a lively exhibit hall. ULI members can register at the AIA Minnesota member rate. Register online before November 7 to receive the early bird discount! Learn more and register today! https://www.aia-mn.org/events/conference/

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