New American City
Video – UF, Gainesville and the New American City
UF announces winners of UF-City of Gainesville research awards
The City of Gainesville is seeking passionate and civic-minded students – developers, designers, statisticians and communication specialists – to help deliver the services our citizens deserve.
The City of Gainesville, University of Florida (UF) and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) are proud to announce their partnership to develop a ‘smart testbed’ for new and evolving advanced transportation technologies and equipment.
The University of Florida’s Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer has announced it will award more than $300,000 in research awards to seven UF-City of Gainesville research projects.
UF has launched a new video about its Strategic Development Plan, collaborating with the city and exploring the concept of the New American City.
UF’s Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer recently announced it is seeking proposals from faculty for research projects that utilize the campus and greater Gainesville community as a living laboratory to address real-world problems in our local community.
The plan recommends four initiatives for UF and the community to focus on when crafting the future of the university and city.
“University Towns: Perspective on strategic development planning” was held in the Presidents Ballroom at Emerson Alumni Hall and featured a diverse panel of speakers from the public and private sectors.
August symposium to offer case studies and continue conversation about UF’s Strategic Development Plan
On Aug. 31, the University of Florida will host a symposium to explore how cities and universities across the country have worked together to implement plans similar to UF’s Strategic Development Plan.
The University of Florida will host a public forum to solicit opinions and ideas from the UF and Gainesville community regarding UF’s Strategic Development Plan on Wednesday, July 27, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the GRU administration building’s multipurpose room at 301 SE 4th Ave.
At a public forum held on Monday, May 2, UF leaders and representatives of the Elkus Manfredi and Dumont Janks consulting firms shared with approximately 60 attendees the results of the CoMap survey conducted for two weeks in April.