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February 8, 2019

UrbanPlan Workshop

UrbanPlan workshops are highly interactive, planning simulations that allow Memphians a firsthand experience in the fundamental forces that affect urban development. UrbanPlan is a daylong simulation of a planning process involving teams that work together using legos, a site plan and a spreadsheet to respond to a fictional RFP for the neighborhood of Elmwood in the city of Yorktown. Teams must decide how dense to build out a 5 ½ block area, whether to keep or move a homeless shelter,…

Date:
February 8, 2019
Time:
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Venue:
BLDG Memphis
Address:
1680 Jackson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38107 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2019-02-04
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January 16, 2019

Branding Memphis: Sharing who we are as a City

For the first time in its history, the community has come together to establish an initiative to take ownership of its identity and to build the Memphis brand. We call it the Memphis Brand Initiative. Join David French for a luncheon as he unveils the journey of the Memphis brand and the exciting progress that is already being achieved. Did you know Memphis was recently named America’s most generous city, the #1 city for black-owned businesses, and the #1 city…

Date:
January 16, 2019
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Venue:
Memphis Bioworks
Address:
20 South Dudley Street
Memphis, TN 38103 United States
Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2019-01-14
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December 14, 2018

UrbanPlan Workshop

UrbanPlan workshops are highly interactive, planning simulations that allow Memphians a firsthand experience in the fundamental forces that affect urban development. UrbanPlan is a daylong simulation of a planning process involving teams that work together using legos, a site plan and a spreadsheet to respond to a fictional RFP for the neighborhood of Elmwood in the city of Yorktown. Teams must decide how dense to build out a 5 ½ block area, whether to keep or move a homeless shelter,…

Date:
December 14, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Memphis Bioworks
Address:
20 South Dudley Street
Memphis, TN 38103 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2018-12-12
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November 15, 2018

Planning Matters Presents Julian Agyeman: Just Sustainabilities in Policy, Planning and Practice

This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Please email Karen Foster with any questions. Julian Agyeman Ph.D. FRSA FRGS is a Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University. Julian will first outline his concept of ‘just sustainabilities’ – the full integration of social justice and sustainability, defined as ‘the need to ensure a better quality of life for all, now and into the future, in a just and equitable manner, whilst living within the limits of supporting ecosystems.’ He will…

Date:
November 15, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Playhouse on the Square
Address:
66 Cooper Street, Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38104 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2018-11-13
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October 25, 2018

Quarterly Membership Meeting: Crosstown Behind The Scenes

Join us for a behind the scenes look at the systems it takes to keep Crosstown Concourse functioning. Tour the chiller plant, boiler plant, an outside air unit, water heaters, a switchgear room, cooling towers, and a typical core equipment room. Tour guides: Bradley Wilford from Commercial Advisors and Jim Prillaman from OGCB Incorporated. Afterwards join us for a beer at Crosstown Brewery. Meet in the Crosstown Central Atrium. We will be very strict about number of participants on this tour…

Date:
October 25, 2018
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Crosstown Concourse
Address:
1350 Concourse Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2018-10-23
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October 19, 2018

Memphis Neighborhood Preservation Summit 2018

Neighborhood Preservation, Inc. is proud to host the Memphis Neighborhood Preservation Summit 2018! Join your fellow community stakeholders interested in inspiring, connecting, and convening with the actors interested in revitalizing and empowering Memphis neighborhoods. You’ve heard it said before, Memphis is a neighborhood city, they define the fabric of our city and are the core tapestry to the most unique and intricate urban environments in America. Whether you’re a grassroots activist or a policymaker or a business leader there is…

Date:
October 19, 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$10.00
Venue:
Neighborhood Christian Center
Address:
785 Jackson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38107 United States
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Phone:
(901) 881-6013
Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2018-10-17
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October 11, 2018

YLG Leadership Chat: Jennifer Oswalt

Join us for a conversation with Downtown Memphis Commission President, Jennifer Oswalt. The event will be limited to 10 YLG members, and it is an opportunity to ask questions about Jennifer’s career path and learn from her experiences at DMC and beyond. The intent of this speaker series is to give YLG members exposure to leaders in the Memphis community and have a personal conversation about everything from current events in Memphis to general career advice. We hope you will…

Date:
October 11, 2018
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Downtown Memphis Commission
Address:
114 North Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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October 9, 2018

UrbanPlan Workshop

UrbanPlan workshops are highly interactive, planning simulations that allow Memphians a firsthand experience in the fundamental forces that affect urban development. UrbanPlan is a daylong simulation of a planning process involving teams that work together using legos, a site plan and a spreadsheet to respond to a fictional RFP for the neighborhood of Elmwood in the city of Yorktown. Teams must decide how dense to build out a 5 ½ block area, whether to keep or move a homeless shelter,…

Date:
October 9, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Highland Branch UMPD Satellite Office
Address:
460 S. Highland
Memphis, TN 38111 United States
Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2018-10-05
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October 4, 2018

YLG Leadership Chat: Carol Coletta

Join us for a conversation with Memphis River Parks President, Carol Coletta. The event will be limited to 10 YLG members, and it is an opportunity to ask questions about Carol’s career path and learn from her experiences at Memphis River Parks and beyond. The intent of this speaker series is to give YLG members exposure to leaders in the Memphis community and have a personal conversation about everything from current events in Memphis to general career advice. We hope…

Date:
October 4, 2018
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Memphis River Parks Partnership
Address:
22 N. Front Street, #960
Memphis, TN 38103 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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2018-10-02
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September 24, 2018

ULI CDC Panel: Connecting Economic Development and Place in Memphis Neighborhoods

As a necessary follow up to the recent Maurice Cox conversation, the ULI Memphis Young Leaders group is seeking to learn more about how hard working non-profits and community development corporations are providing increased access to opportunity, wealth-building, and holistic community development in areas throughout the city. Eric Robertson, President of Community L.I.F.T will moderate a panel of three local community development professionals in different areas of the city. The panelists include: Jared Myers: The Heights CDC Seth Harkins: Alcy…

Date:
September 24, 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Cost:
Free
Venue:
The Green Goddess
Address:
3078 Summer Avenue
Memphis, TN 38112 United States
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Organizer:
Karen Foster
Phone:
(901) 231-5058

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