Tornado Recovery Emphasizing Urban and Climate Resilience

The report from the Urban Land Institute Advisory Services Panel I led August 10-12, 2020 on increasing the urban and climate resilience of Walnut Hill/Denton Drive Dallas Area Rapid Transit station in Dallas, TX is now out! Download Full Report ULI was asked by the City of Dallas to convene a Virtual Advisory Services Panel (vASP) focusing on a study area around the Walnut… Continue reading Tornado Recovery Emphasizing Urban and Climate Resilience

Enhancing the Resilience of the Walnut Hill/Denton DART Station Area in Dallas, Texas

The Walnut Hill/Denton DART Station. Source: City of Dallas.

I led an Urban Land Institute (ULI) virtual Advisory Services Panel on enhancing the resilience and revitalization of the area around the Walnut Hill/Denton DART Station in Dallas, Texas from August 10-12, 2020. The area was heavily impacted by the EF3 tornado that touched down in October of 2019, which is being compounded by the… Continue reading Enhancing the Resilience of the Walnut Hill/Denton DART Station Area in Dallas, Texas

Extreme Heat Network Webinar with Mead Mier

Lessons from the Tucson Region’s Urban Heat Island Map Mead Mier, Sustainability Coordinator with Pima Association of Governments, joined our Extreme Heat Network webinar series to discuss her experiences with PAG’s Green Infrastructure Prioritization Tool, which hosts the Tucson region’s urban heat island map, and explains how the map is being used in decision-making to… Continue reading Extreme Heat Network Webinar with Mead Mier