Topic: Affordable housing

Texas Must Do More to Create Inclusive Affordable Housing

April 9, 2015
Texas Must Do More to Create Inclusive Affordable Housing

The largest metro areas in Texas now lead the nation in terms of economic segregation. This is bad for Texas and our children.

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The big question in sustainable development

Sept. 21, 2011
Steven A. Moore

Architecture Professor Steven Moore says affordable housing not only provides places for people to live, but can also contribute to climate protection.

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Experts for Earth Day: Researchers Offer Environmental Perspectives

April 14, 2011

Earth Day will be celebrated on Friday, April 22. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss their research on topics ranging from the building of sustainable communities to plant ecology and environmental policies.

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Journalism Professor Wins $150,000 Grant to Examine East Austin Gentrification

May 17, 2010

Mercedes Lynn de Uriarte, associate professor in the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $150,000 grant to explore the social consequences of displacement by gentrification in East Austin.

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Collaboration Between School of Architecture and City of Austin Addresses Sustainability, Affordable Housing and Urban Sprawl

March 22, 2010

The Alley Flat Initiative, a building program that has introduced green, affordable housing to East Austin, has created new model for urban development, according to the Center for Sustainable Development at The University of Texas at Austin.

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