The 2021 Fall Issue of Urban Land is now available for ULI members. The cover topic is “Urban Living: How the Pandemic Is Shaping Cities.” Other topics include “Best Practices: Global Awards for Excellence,” “Net Zero: Chicago’s C40 Competition,” and “Infrastructure: Managing Stormwater.”
ULI Conducts Global Member Infrastructure Survey
Remembering ULI Key Leader Jim Todd
29 Inside the ULI Foundation
Q&A with ULI Foundation Chair Faron A. Hill
31 UL Interview
Owen Thomas Commits $1 Million to New Net Zero Imperative Initiative
38 ULI Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development
Interview with affordable communities pioneer Jonathan F.P. Rose, founder of New York City–based Jonathan Rose Companies.
47 UL Interview
New ULI Asia Pacific Chair Khoo Teng Chye
50 UL10: Adapted for Creative Uses
Ten adaptive use projects transform old buildings into new cultural facilities.
60 Urban Core
The pandemic is challenging city archetypes. Opportunities for creative redevelopment abound.
62 Outlook for Urban Revitalization
How can urban cores rebound from the pandemic?
66The Future of Cities after the Pandemic
PATRICK J. KIGER
COVID-19 may have left an indelible mark on the urban landscape, but cities have survived, and experts say the lessons from the pandemic eventually may help make
them better places to live and work.
Meeting City Focus: Chicago
78 C40 Reinventing Cities Competition
H. LEE MURPHY
Chicago announces its second winner in the prestigious net-zero competition, as developers, owners, and property managers work to meet the city’s goal to power 100 percent of buildings citywide with renewable energy by 2035.
90 The New Green Infrastructure
PATRICK J. KIGER
As climate change causes more intense rainfall, it threatens to overwhelm many city sewer systems. In response, cities are turning to infrastructure that absorbs stormwater runoff at its source.
117 UL Interview
ULI Foundation Announces $1 Million Gift to Create Etkin Scholars Program
“De-infrastructuring” in the Era of the 15-Minute City
123 Solution File
Horizontal Multifamily Detached Housing
WILLIAM P. MACHT
Developers build single-story, single-family detached units in multifamily communities to rent at premiums over multistory projects.
128 Back Page
State of Green
Highlights and takeaways from ULI Greenprint’s new performance report.