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Build Outside the Box

Date:
September 1, 2017
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue:
Cedar Rapids Public Library ∙ Whipple Auditorium
Address:
450 5th Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 United States
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Pioneering developers are risk takers.
Across Iowa, cities are vying for competitive projects that are meeting shifting market demands.
The City of Cedar Rapids and Urban Land Institute Iowa invite you to hear Iowa experts share their success on projects that push the envelope. Please join us for a special Q & A to hear their stories of risk and reward.

Topics to include:
* How these development projects met shifting market demands in Iowa
* The benefits and challenges of designing under a form-based zoning code
* Creative design options that incorporate diverse housing needs and pedestrian / transit options
* Q and A with panelists

 

GUEST SPEAKERS
Mark Seabold ∙ Shive Hattery
Will share the benefits and challenges of successful projects recently completed under a form based zoning district in Iowa City.
Dennis Reynolds ∙ Reynolds Urban Design
Will discuss infill and greenfield projects in the Des Moines metro area that incorporate design ele-ments such as: mixed-use, pedestrian accessibility and connectivity, transit oriented design, missing middle housing, and diverse densities and intensities.
Kris Saddoris ∙ Hubbell Realty
Will share financial aspects of several development projects in the Des Moines metro area that incorporate a range of housing products, mixed-uses, and urban design elements.

 

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