Monthly Archives: June 2014

‘For the Sake of All’ Report Aligns with Building Healthy Places Initiative

For the Sake of All Washington University report

In this year-long discussion of Building Healthy Places, ULI St. Louis is uncovering a wide range of topics, challenges, and insights from across our region that directly align with this global ULI initiative. Earlier this week, St. Louis Public Radio broadcast an interview and discussion with ULI member Sandra Moore of Urban Strategies, Chris Krehmeyer of Beyond Housing, and Associate Professor Jason Purnell of Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis. The discussion centered around the findings of a report issued by Washington University and Saint … Read More

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Community Leaders, Developers Discuss Community Regeneration

ULI St. Louis Building Healthy Places

In the second in the four-part Building Healthy Places series, ULI St. Louis and FOCUS St. Louis brought together community leaders and developers from across the region to discuss the regeneration of our communities. The panel discussion, moderated by Vince Schoemehl, former Mayor for the City of St. Louis and President & CEO of Grand Center, Inc., took the audience down the path of rebuilding city blocks in Ferguson, forming districts to promote healthy businesses in the Grove, and opening the door to a brand new community in East St. … Read More

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Building Healthy Places – STL to visit Indianapolis

Trailnet ULI St. Louis Building Healthy Places

In the spirit of the ULI Building Healthy Places initiative, ULI St. Louis is sharing news of another healthy venture. Trailnet and Great Rivers Greenway District are helping build healthier places in our region by taking St. Louis leaders to Indianapolis. From June 12 -13, trip participants will tour Indianapolis’ world-class bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure. Participants will also meet with the Mayor of Indianapolis and other city leaders to learn about the significant economic impacts of their infrastructure and how they have created strong partnerships for a multi-modal region. If … Read More

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