Author: Jess Zimbabwe

Articles by Jess Zimbabwe

  • Designed for the Future: Honolulu’s Our Kaka’ako
    Published on September 09, 2015 in Planning & Design
    Our Kaka’ako is a 29-acre (11.7 ha) project in Honolulu developed by the Kamehameha School, a charitable trust formed by the last living descendant of the Hawaiian king Kamehameha. Once zoned industrial, Kaka’ako is now filled with workforce housing, condominiums, retail uses, and commercial office space.
  • First Over the Bridj
    Published on July 06, 2015 in Market Trends
    What happens when a self-proclaimed urban-innovation "nerd" takes a new ride-sharing service for a spin?
  • Navigating East Independence
    Published on April 13, 2012 in Infrastructure
    With the help of the ULI Rose Center's fellowship program and a team of ULI member experts, Charlotte, N.C. Mayor Anthony Foxx and community members take a new direction forward for transportation on Independence Boulevard.
  • The Foreclosure Crisis and Neighborhoods
    Published on March 01, 2010 in Market Trends
    Four U.S. mayors discuss strategies to tackle rapidly declining neighborhoods that have been hit with vacancies and foreclosures.