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Memphis Residents Weigh in on Fairgrounds Redevelopment

Urban Interactive Studio recently supported the City of Memphis in engagement efforts related to the redevelopment of the iconic Fairgrounds site. The city set a high bar for public participation to ensure that all voices were heard in the process of identifying how the space should be used going forward.

Gulch approaching 50% buildout

Gulch approaching 50% buildout

Nashville’s storied Gulch, originally the home of the downtown railway terminal, is approaching another milestone in its long history.

Rush hour: It's even worse than you think

Rush hour: It's even worse than you think

On average, workers in Greater Nashville spend 26 minutes and 30 seconds getting to their jobs in the morning, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 American Community Survey. That’s nearly five days a year.

NashvilleNext passes with unanimous vote

NashvilleNext passes with unanimous vote

For the last three years, Nashvillians had their say about what they want their city to look like for the next 25.

After more than 20,000 comments and 420 community meetings, Metro Planning Commission's unanimous vote Monday installed NashvilleNext as the city's plan dictating growth, policy and spending through 2040.

The 14 New Historical Landmarks Nashville's Mayor Is Asking For

The 14 New Historical Landmarks Nashville's Mayor Is Asking For

It’s become a tradition for outgoing mayors to preserve some of Nashville’s historic landmarks. Bill Purcell did it, Phil Bredesen did it, and now, Mayor Karl Dean. On Wednesday afternoon, Dean’s plan for 14 new landmarks goes to a public hearing.