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Partner In Community Building

As a “Partner in Community Building,” the Urban Development Institute is committed to working with communities and governments to create and achieve the vision of balanced, well-planned and sustainable communities.  The Urban Development Institute, a non-profit association of the development industry in British Columbia, promotes wise and efficient urban growth, good planning and development practices, transit investment, affordable housing, and high quality commercial and industrial developments.  The Urban Development Institute focuses its efforts on policy development, research, advocacy, education, professional development, and events.

Featured Events

UDI Seminar: Tax Strategy

September 12 @ 7:15 am

Join UDI’s Property Tax Committee Chair and Board Director Paul Sullivan and Ryan Tung for a deep dive on the property...

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UDI Seminar: Common Values to Find Common Ground

October 2 @ 7:15 am

As our population and housing requirements continue to expand the opposing sides of the housing debate will likely grow even...

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UDI Seminar: TransLink CEO - Transportation Technologies and Strategies

October 8 @ 7:15 am

Everyone wants more transit, transportation, and commuting options across our vast Metro Vancouver region with 23 municipalities and a growing...

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UDI News

UDI Letter on WSA Permit Approvals

July 29, 2019

UDI Letter on WSA Permits- July 26, 2019

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UDI Letter to the City of Richmond on Rental Tenure Zoning

July 15, 2019

UDI Letter to City of Richmond on Rental Tenure Zoning- July 15, 2019

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UDI 2020 Preliminary Provincial Budget Submission

July 8, 2019

UDI 2020 Pre-Budget Submission

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