Monthly Archives: October 2012

Washington University Hosts Urbanism(s): Sustainable Cities for One Planet

On November 9-10, 2012, URBANISM(S): Sustainable Cities for One Planet will host another in a series of events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Master of Urban Design program in the Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design at Washington University in St. Louis. The intent of the symposium is to discuss and debate the future of urban design education and practice in a rapidly urbanizing world—a world that is increasingly socially complex, economically integrated, and challenged by vast shifts in natural resources. Architect Thom Mayne will deliver the keynote … Read More

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TAP to Focus on Grand MetroLink Station

Citizens for Modern Transit and Metro have once again engaged ULI St. Louis to conduct a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) to address development opportunities around a MetroLink station. This time the focus is Grand Station. Following significant improvements to the Grand Avenue overpass and infrastructure improvements to the station itself, CMT and Metro are seeking recommendations for better connectivity between the station and its surrounding businesses and institutions, encouraging ridership at the station and throughout the system. The TAP will take place October 30, with the public presentation to follow on November … Read More

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