Author: Alison Johnson

Articles by Alison Johnson

  • Building Up Community, One School at a Time
    Published on July 23, 2015 in Planning & Design
    It requires strong partnerships among school districts, the community, and developers to place improved schools at the heart of a new development.
  • How Mayors Responded to the Federal Shutdown
    Published on November 13, 2013 in Infrastructure
    At a ULI Fall Meeting program with four U.S. mayors, Julie Stasch, vice president of U.S. programs at the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, got right to the point: “We’re not three weeks away from the longest government shutdown. What did it look like in your city?”
  • Ideas City: A Tactical Festival of Creativity and Community
    Published on July 26, 2013 in Market Trends
    In early May, New York City’s New Museum hosted the second Ideas City Festival. This year’s festival focused on the theme "Untapped Capital" and how cities inherently have under-recognized or underutilized resources that communities can tap to support diversity and sustainability.