• Membership

    Connect. Learn. Give back. Become a member of ULI. Bringing the industry together.  It’s all about the people. People with diverse experience, building better communities and successful careers, through participation in ULI. Unique among professional organizations, ULI brings together people in every profession and sector … Read More

  • Local Initiatives

    The ULI mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in the creation of sustainable thriving neighborhoods and communities. Through ULI Memphis we support best practices, education and research at the local level. Today, ULI Memphis is involved in the leadership … Read More

ULI Memphis News

Greenprint Advocates Tout Range of Benefits…


by Amos Maki, The Daily News After being lampooned for years as one of the worst metro areas in the country for bicyclists and pedestrians, the Memphis region is poised to make a huge leap forward in developing a regional greenway and trail system. Called … Read More

ULI Memphis 2014 Video

ULI Memphis celebrated their 2014 accomplishments on Monday, August 25 at Jim’s Place East.  We shared a short video highlighting 2014 and Ed McMahon, ULI Fellow, joined us in Memphis to share his expertise on Building Healthy Places.  It was a fun night! Click here … Read More

Lessons for Memphis Abound in Atlanta’s…

by Ryan Gravel Guest column to the Memphis Daily News The Atlanta Beltline is an infrastructure framework around the urban core of Atlanta – a 22-mile loop of mostly abandoned railroads that is being transformed into a transit greenway. It is a linear park with … Read More

National spotlight: What smart cities can…

by Richard J. Alley The story of sprawl in Memphis begins as early as the 1950s and with one of the first suburban shopping centers in the country, Poplar Plaza, built at the edge of the city’s eastern limit. The sprawl continued in earnest throughout the ‘70s, … Read More