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   ULI District

    Council                       Contact                                                              Sustainability Initiatives                                                                                                                Status
                       George R. Bosworth, Jr., Executive    Conducted Reality Check in May, 2008. Results were presented to 500 regional leaders at September forum. In 2009, will conduct smaller
   ULI Arizona                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X        Ongoing
                                   Director                  Reality Check lego exercises for special interest grps and orgs

                       George R. Bosworth, Jr., Executive    Regional conversation held in Tuscon discussing the challenges of regional growth and the need for effective intergovernmental
   ULI Arizona                                                                                                                                                                                                                X                Dec. 2008
                                   Director                  collaboration/cooperation. More than 26 pub and priv orgs sponsored the event.

                       George R. Bosworth, Jr., Executive
   ULI Arizona                     Director
                                                             Established a speaker's bureau on regional growth issues that includes 25 members                                                                    X                            Dec. 2008

                                                             Sustainability Committee: 100 members + 5 subcommittes (education, economics, community assistance, awards, programs)--educates the
   ULI Atlanta                Jeffrey R. DuFresne                                                                                                                                                                 X
                                                             community on development, trends, & current changes to advance sustainable practices.

   ULI Atlanta          Jeff DuFresne, Executive Director    Smart Growth Committee: organizes monthly brownbag lunches w/ guest speakers                                                                         X           X

   ULI Atlanta          Jeff DuFresne, Executive Director    Received a CAG for establishing a Center for Regional Leadership Development. The first class will begin Sept '09                                                        X

   ULI Atlanta          Jeff DuFresne, Executive Director    Content Contact Survey: Sustainability                                                                                                               X                   X

                                                             Architecture's Impact on the Quality of Life - 5th Annual Conference by Sizemore Group. Discussions concentrate on why and how we can
   ULI Atlanta          Jeff DuFresne, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                     X
                                                             be better stewards of our resources and the impact this has on places for current and future generations.

                                                             "A Good Thing": CREW's new Public Policy Initiative and ULI team up to bring you 'The Dollars and Sense of Sustainability' - Keynote
   ULI Atlanta          Jeff DuFresne, Executive Director    speaker, ULI Senior Fellow on Sustainable Development Ed McMahon, shares his perspective on how sustainable development is 'Good for                             X                2-Apr-09
                                                             Business,' 'Good for the Environment,' and 'Good for People.'

    ULI Austin           Lara Hill Raich, DC Coordinator

  ULI Baltimore        Pauline M. Harris, DC Coordinator                                                                                                                                                          X

   ULI Boston         Stephanie Wasser, Executive Director

                                                             Discussion of "Green for Profit" program - Focusing on office buildings--both retrofit and new construction. Panelists would include for-profit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X                2nd Qtr. 2008
                                                             office and mixed-use developers
   ULI Boston         Stephanie Wasser, Executive Director

                                                             YLG Program - Aimed at practical, everyday impacts: How does one begin to go green, both at the office and at home?                                  X                   X        2nd Qtr. 2008

ULI Central Florida      Mark Loeb, ULI Central Florida      Sustainable Community Workshop - Keynote speaker: Steve Kellenberg

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   ULI District

    Council                    Contact                                                              Sustainability Initiatives                                                                                                                 Status

                                                          Mobile Workshops - Mobile workshops for upcoming ULI Developing Green Conference                                                                                          X        Spring 2008
  ULI Charlotte      Theresa Salmen, DC Coordinator

                                                          Language of Sustainability - a list of acronyms and technical terms and the respective definitions prepared by ULI and Centralina Council of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X        Spring 2009
                                                          Governments to help clarity any ambiguity in the rise of terms used in the land use planning and real estate development industry.
                                                          At a recent Executive Committee meeting, the Chicago leadership unanimously decided to focus all 2008 activities of the District Council on
   ULI Chicago         Cindy McSherry, Coordinator        preservation - not just housing but the larger community, infrastructure, economic development etc. This will include TAPs, monthly programs,         X                            Ongoing
                                                          policy meetings, etc.

  ULI Cincinnati      Jill Benavides, DC Coordinator

                                                          Building Green-What are the REAL Costs and REAL Benefits? - Tour the historic Baker Electric Building and hear more about the real costs
  ULI Cleveland       Francille Willis, DC Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                              X        Spring 2008
                                                          and benefits of sustainable development.

                                                          "Dollars & Sense of Sustainable Development" luncheon with John Knott - Downtown Denver luncheon attended by 250 with intro by
                                                          Mayor John Hickenlooper. “Green Gallery” of 10-15 sustainable development projects in Colorado and elsewhere. Luncheon was preceded by a              X           X                Completed
                                                          breakfast program with John Knott and 15 area leaders for an informal discussion on sustainability.
  ULI Colorado      Michael Leccese, Executive Director
                                                          Growing Cooler - a press conference on the State Capitol steps to announce ULI’s publication on the Growing Cooler report connecting climate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                Sept. 2007
                                                          change to land use. ULI’s executive director joined speakers including a state legislator (D), a county commissioners (R) and representatives of
                                                          the Colorado Environmental Coalition. As a follow Colorado set the strategic direction of limiting resource use at meetingsa group of 30 state
                                                          Greening ULI Colorado meetings - In 2006 ULI up, ULI Colorado was asked to present the Growing Cooler findings to and conferences.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X        Ongoing
                                                          Many events and meetings are held at transit-friendly and walkable locations near light rail stations or in downtown Denver. For several
                                                          meetings we provided RTD light rail tickets.
  ULI Columbus         Tonya Baney, DC Coordinator        Hosting Emerging Trends event 12/12/08. Current chair: Robert "Bob" Gorman                                                                            X           X

    ULI Detroit         Shannon Sclafani, Manager

ULI Hampton Roads   Jamie Richardson, DC Coordinator      Sustainability Luncheon                                                                                                                                           X                Aug. 2008

                                                          Education Session - Bi-monthly meetings attended by 10 - 40 ULI members that feature presentations by local developers on the sustainable
                                                                                                                                                                                                                X           X                Ongoing
                                                          aspects of their projects. Also featured are speakers on sustainable agriculture, government subsidies, etc.

                                                          Public Policy & Sustainability - All day forum discussing what other cities are doing to incentivize and promote sustainable development.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                Completed
                                                          Presented by city officials from Seattle, San Jose, Chicago and Vancouver. Over 100 attendees.
    ULI Hawaii      Kathryn Anderson, DC Coordinator
                                                          Costs & Benefits of Sustainable Development - Half day forum presented by prominent national sustainable developers on costs of projects,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                Completed
                                                          hurdles they overcame, and financing opportunities. Over 200 developers, contractors, architects attended.

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  ULI Hawaii

                  Kathryn Anderson, DC Coordinator
 ULI District

  Council                    Contact                                                               Sustainability Initiatives                                                                                                                Status

                                                         "Summit" meetings - Up to 20 land use organizations and sustainability groups come together to combine and coordinate similar efforts. A very
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X                Ongoing
                                                         productive and successful coordination of events, prevention of overlapping efforts, and cross sponsorship of events of joint interest.

                                                         Conference - Half day conference on green-building and urban mixed-use projects. Videos from sessions available on website                           X                            Completed
 ULI Houston        Ann Taylor, Executive Director

                                                         Gulf Coast Green 2008 Symposium and Expo - the leading green building conference along the Gulf Coast region. A two-day symposium on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X                April 3-6, 2008
                                                         building targeted to design and construction professionals. Will precede a two-day consumer Expo on Saturday, April 5 and Sunday, April 6,
                                                         2008, inaugurating Texas’s first green building consumer expo featuring certified green building products and materials.

                                                         Can Green Turn to Gold? - Attendees will hear how sustainable development is planned, what it costs, how its benefits are measured, and
   ULI Idaho        Diane Kushlan, DC Coordinator        what financial gains are to be had. ULI Idaho brings together industry experts for an interactive panel discussion from a national and local                     X       X        Jan. 2008
                                                         perspective on the latest trends and initiatives in the field.

  ULI Indiana        Lori Radford, DC Coordinator        YLG, LEED Certification Process Overview & Review of Case Study IDO - An overview of the LEED Certification process and a discussion                             X                Jan. 2008
                                                         and case study about IDO, one of the first LEED certified projects in Indianapolis.
ULI Kansas City    Cheryl McOsker, DC Coordinator        Sustainability for the Real World: Practical Ideas and Solutions - A panel discussion, presented in partnership with AIA Kansas City, that will                  X                Nov-08
                                                         provide practical ideas for developing sustainable real estate.
                                                         Urban Marketplace Retrospective                                                                                                                                          X        June 2008

                                                         Los Angeles Business Council 2007 Sustainability Summit                                                                                                          X                Jul-08

                                                         First Annual GreenXchange Conference                                                                                                                             X                Dec. 2007
                                                         EPA Brownfield Course                                                                                                                                                    X        In-Progress
                  Katherine Aguilar Perez, Executive
ULI Los Angeles                                          City of Pasadena TAP - Series scheduled for 12/12/07, 1/16/08, and 1/30/08                                                                                       X                Completed
                                                         Port of Los Angeles TAP - December 10-11, 2007; Also planned for early October 2008                                                                              X                Completed

                                                         ULI Retail Conference/YLG Tour of Downtown Los Angeles                                                                                                           X       X        Upcoming

                                                         ULI LA YLG Case Study: Westside Office Market                                                                                                                            X        In-Progress

 ULI Louisiana     James Dutcher, DC Coordinator

                                                         "A Dialogue About Sustainability" - a roundtable discussion among nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies about their goals,
 ULI Memphis       Andrew Trippel, DC Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                         X
                                                         activities and plans for the future.

  ULI Mexico      Alejandra Villarroel, DC Coordinator   Sustainable Development Conference - Specialists discussed the key issues of sustainability from a global perspective.                               X           X

                                                         2007 Conservation Development Roundtables - Discussions held in partnership with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Goals
                                                                                                                                                                                                              X           X                June 2007
                                                         to raise awareness, engage champions, identify strategic actions to reduce green house gases, and provide tools for conservation development.

                                                         Eyewitness to Global Warming - held in partnership with Fresh Energy                                                                                                     X        Nov. 2007

ULI Minnesota      Caren Dewar, Executive Director

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  ULI District

   Council                      Contact                                                              Sustainability Initiatives                                                                                                               Status
 ULI Minnesota        Caren Dewar, Executive Director     4th Annual Regional Council of Mayors Forum - Keynote Speaker: Geoff Anderson, Director of EPA Smart Growth Programs                                             X                Jan. 2008

                                                          Regional Council of Mayors 2008 Workplan                                                                                                                                 X        Completed

                                                          Regional Council of Mayors Housing/Sustainable Development Initiative - ULI MN is leading a major Housing Initiative, with the support of
                                                          our Regional Council of Mayors, that integrates workforce housing, transportation and energy issues.

 ULI Nashville      Rose Faeges-Easton, DC Coordinator Partnering with Lipscomb University for ULI Nashville's Spring 2009 Sustainable Conference                                                              X                            Spring 2009

                                                          Annual Water Summit: "The Impact of Climate Change on Water and Urban Planning" - Presentation from Pat Mulroy, General Manager of
                                                                                                                                                                                                               X                            Completed
                                                          the Southern Nevada Water Authority on the latest issues.

                                                          ULI Sustainability Conference: "Creating a Vision for Las Vegas" - A keynote speaker and 2 panels to discuss the issues of what is lacking
                                                          in local sustainability efforts, and what can be done to enhance sustainability. Concluded with a discussion and response headed by Ed                           X                Completed
  ULI Nevada           Katrina Bruce, DC Coordinator

                                                          Partnership with the UNLV Sustainability Institute as a sponsor on their November Conference and tentatively on future conferences on the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                Completed

                                                          ULI New York Sustainable Building Council - Education initiative focused on existing building inventory and property owners, managers,
                                                          developers and service providers to extend the green reach of sustainability beyond new development. How do we achieve the ambitious goals
                                                                                                                                                                                                               X                            Ongoing
                                                          of PlaNYC2030 and make significant strides towards a higher ground of responsible action on the part of our membership. Loosely titled: “Global
 ULI New York        John Parkinson, Executive Director   Citizenship.”
                                                          The Future Growth of New York: Sustainable Site Opportunities - The Mayor's office and major public sector agencies have created
                                                          programs to encourage development of Brownfield remediation and redevelopment with sustainability as a defined part of the mission.                              X                7-Apr-09
                                                          Questions addressed are: What are lessons learned from developers experienced with these types of sites? What is the profile of land
                                                          available? Especially in a challenging development climate, what are real and perceived impediments to developement and how are they being
 ULI North New
                               Mara Winokur

                                                          Sustainability Committee                                                                                                                             X

ULI North Florida      Carolyn Clark, DC Coordinator
                                                          Holding 7 simultaneous town hall meetings as a prelude to Realtiy Check First Coast. Also encouraged people who will be in attendance to fill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                21-May-09
                                                          out a Smart Growth Survey for their meeting.

ULI North Texas      Jennifer Backover, DC Coordinator    Sustainability Committee                                                                                                                             X

 ULI Oklahoma           Brenda Kelly, DC Coordinator      ULI Orange County - Phyllis Alzamora, ed

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  ULI District

   Council                     Contact                                                               Sustainability Initiatives                                                                                                                  Status

                                                           Sustainable Development Committee                                                                                                                      X                            Ongoing

ULI Orange County   Phyllis Alzamora, Executive Director

                                                           Sponsorship Appreciation - Certificates made for all District Council Annual Sponsors, designed with a 1930s motif, and a carbon offset was
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X       X        Completed
                                                           purchased through LiveNeutral for the ULI OC staff's roundtrip commute to the office on behalf of our sponsors.

 ULI Oregon/SW
                      Meagan Bailey, DC Coordinator        Sustainable Development Committee                                                                                                                      X

 ULI Philadelphia    Susan Baltake, Executive Director     Delaware Valley Smart Growth Alliance - Recognition program developed in 2002 to assist smart growth projects receive approvals faster.                                    X        Ongoing

                                                           Mobile workshops for ULI Developing Green Conference - 2 separate bus/walking tours 1) Carnegie Mellon University and 2) Southside
                                                           Works touring green facilities and systems. Each tour bus offered dual guides from ULI Pittsburgh and building docents touring groups of up to         X           X                Spring 2007
  ULI Pittsburgh      Holly Muchnok, DC Coordinator
                                                           50 attendees at each location. Both tours offered a tour of Pittsburgh’s LEED certified David L Lawrence convention center.
                                                           Green Bookstore - Pittsburgh’s Green Building Alliance hosts annually “Green Sense” and they have asked us for the last two years to                                       X        March 2007,
                                                           participate by bringing a tangible Green ULI Bookstore to their event. This event has no fixed cost, provides ULI exposure and book sales to                                        2008
  ULI Richmond        Abbie Zwicke, DC Coordinator

 ULI Sacramento         Mary Sater, DC Coordinator

                                                           Sustainability Committee - working on an Integrated Resource Management Symposium on sustainability for the bi-national region.                        X                            In progress

                                                           Smart Growth Awards Program                                                                                                                                                X        In progress

     ULI San
                      Mary Lydon, Executive Director

                                                           Second National Mayor's Forum on Sustainability                                                                                                                    X                Nov. 2008

                                                           CleanTech San Diego - Working with a newly formed organization focused on attracting clean technology businesses to San Diego                                              X        In progress

ULI San Francisco     Kate White, Executive Director       Green Trends Program Series - Have hosted five green programs (October 2007 through February 2008).                                                    X           X                Ongoing

                                                           Reality Check 2008 - Interactive exercise posing growth and mobility trade-offs to 250 invited participants from throughout Seattle metro region.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X        2008
                                                           Features carbon impact assessment of results. Guidebook in March 2008; Full-Day Program on April 30, 2008; Final Report by Summer 2008

   ULI Seattle        Kelly Mann, Executive Director       Growing Cooler Speaker Series - In March 2008, ULI Seattle will begin a multi-year speaker series on climate change, focusing on the role of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X                Ongoing
                                                           the real estate community in mitigating climate change.

                                                           Greening ULI Seattle - Recycling of office waste (i.e. reusing back side of recycled office paper for scratch pads); ordering sandwich platters                            X        Ongoing
                                                           rather than boxed lunches for meetings; including walking/transit directions first in lists of directions to programs
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  ULI District

   Council                     Contact                                                              Sustainability Initiatives                                                                                                          Status

   ULI Seattle         Kelly Mann, Executive Director    Moving Cooler - This will incorporate the Moving Cooler book expected to be published in April 2009                                             X                            Jul-09

   ULI Seattle         Kelly Mann, Executive Director    Public Officials Workshop on Sustainability                                                                                                                 X                Dec-09

                                                         ULI SC Annual Trends Conference - Paul Hawken, author of Blessed Unrest , will give a keynote presentation at our annual statewide meeting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X                Jan. 2008
                                                         on “How the Largest Movement In The World Came Into Being And Why No One Saw It Coming.”

ULI South Carolina     Paige King, Executive Director    Reality Check: See 2030                                                                                                                                             X        In-Progress

                                                         "Sustainable Infill Redevelopment: The Navy Yard at Noisette as the New AmerUCAn City" - Program to include a tour of The Navy Yard
                                                                                                                                                                                                         X           X       X        1-Mar
                                                         at Noisette and a panel discussion with the developer, consultant, and attorney working on the project

  ULI Southeast                                          Process of creating a Sustainability committee chaired by Jim Murley, director, former secretary of Community Development, and recent
                     Carla Coleman, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                   X                            Spring 09
Florida/ Caribbean                                       chairman of...

                                                         Dollars and Sense of Sustainability - Ed McMahon, ULI’s Senior Resident Fellow for Sustainable Development and Environmental Policy,
  ULI Southeast
                     Carla Coleman, Executive Director   discusses how sustainability makes good business sense in the context of climate change, high energy costs, and unsustainable land use                      X                Apr-08
Florida/ Caribbean
  ULI Southwest       Heather Francis, DC Coordinator                                                                                                                                                    X
 ULI Tampa Bay       Sarah Bricklemyer, DC Coordinator

   ULI Toronto       Alexandra Rybak, DC Coordinator     Possible future event on Green Building with membership round table; discussion of the LEED points system                                                   X
                                                         Creating Value through Sustainability: The Dollars and SENSE of Going Green - A presentation delivered by ULI Senior Resident Fellow,
                                                         Ed McMahon, on how sustainability makes good business sense in the context of climate change, high energy costs, and unsustainable land         X           X                Apr-08
                                                         use practices.
   ULI Triangle      Brianne Bierman, DC Coordinator
                                                         Reality Check (February 2009)                                                                                                                                       X        In progress
                                                         Roundtable Discussion - Centered around sustainability theme                                                                                                X                In progress
                                                         Sustainability Forum (March 2008 and 2009)                                                                                                                  X                In progress
    ULI Utah           Emily Stauffer, DC Coordinator                                                                                                                                                    X
                                                         Sustainability initiative included in ULI Washington Strategic Plan                                                                                                 X        Completed
 ULI Washington       Lisa Rother, Executive Director
                                                         Greening ULI Washington - Looking at offsetting and administrative policies for ULI Washington to minimize environmental impacts.                                   X        In progress
ULI Westchester/
                               Mara Winokur              Sustainability Committee                                                                                                                        X


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