Monthly Archives: October 2014

Klyde Warren Park Selected as Winner of 2014 ULI Urban Open Space Award

Dallas’ Green Jewel Recognized at ULI Fall Meeting as Park Celebrates Second Anniversary DALLAS (Oct. 21, 2014) — The Urban Land Institute (ULI) announced Klyde Warren Park as the winner of its prestigious Urban Open Space Award at the organization’s Fall Meeting in New York City today. The annual competition recognizes successful public spaces that have socially and economically enriched and revitalized their communities. Klyde Warren Park was designed by The Office of James Burnett, landscape architect known for its award-winning projects, and was selected among five finalists. The Urban … Read More

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It’s Finally Here! ULI North Texas Announces Inaugural Impact Awards

After years of discussion and months of planning, we are proud to announce the inaugural ULI North Texas Impact Awards competition! ULI has a strong international reputation for its awards, and we are excited to be joining this distinguished tradition with our own awards program.   We are seeking applications for awards for completed projects in three categories:  Innovation; Influence; and Public Places.  We also want to get your creativity flowing with submissions for the “Next Big Idea,”  a wide-open category that can be an unbuilt project, a mobile app, a … Read More

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What Makes a City? Character & Calling Conference – October 23

ULI Members are invited to What Makes a City? Character & Calling conference on October 23, presented by The Trinity Trust, the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, and CityDesign Studio. This program will be an important day for Dallas architects, urban planners, designers, and anyone who has an invested interest in the development of our city. It is a day-long program at the Latino Cultural Center with keynote speakers Weiming Lu, Vishaan Chakrabarti, and Ignacio Bunster-Ossa. Panelists will include Lucy Billingsley, Zan Holmes, Monte Anderson, Don Gatzke, Jack Matthews, … Read More

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