Recap of 2/23 Meeting – Creative Placemaking

Click here to download the Presentation Program Description Juanita Hardy, an expert in creative placemaking, discussed what creative placemaking is and give examples of projects where this process has been used to create a distinctive sense of place in real estate development. Real estate development can be

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Welcome the new LAIGW Board Members for 2024

The LAIGW members in attendance at the December meeting ratified a slate of new Board members.  These members assumed their positions in January.  They are: President………….Jody Kline Executive Vice President……AnitaMorrison Treasurer……………GarnerChandler (new) Secretary……………Jeff Domber VP for Programs………Rosalyn Doggett VP forMembership……Ellen McCarthy (new) VP for Awards…………Kathy Reilly (new)

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Recap of January LAIGW meeting

Michelle Chang from Hilco gave an interesting presentation about the redevelopment of the existing power plant in Alexandria.  She discussed issues including master planning, demolition, remediation and development of a new mixed use community. Click here to see the power point from the presentation: 2024.01.26 LAI presentation

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December 15, 2023 Meeting Recap

LAIGW’s December 15 meeting included panel on the subject of Affordable Housing Finance: Overcoming the Impossible.  The presentation  brought three different perspectives and one bottom line – there is a continuing need for individuals in lower income brackets to have opportunities to live in clean, safe and

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Congratulations to Miti Figueredo, Montgomery Parks Director

Congratulations to Miti Figueredo, LAIGW member and new Parks Director, Montgomery County, MD WHEATON, Md. — The Montgomery County Planning Board announced the appointment of Miti Figueredo as the new Parks Director for Montgomery Parks following a national search. Prior to her appointment as director, Figueredo served as Chief of Staff for

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Scenes from the Investiture and Awards Ceremony

On Wednesday, October 25, members of LAIGW gathered at the Sulgrave Club for an Investiture of new members and an Awards Ceremony.  Photos of the event are below. Inductees – (L to R) Elisa Vitale, Franklyn Palau, Matt Ladd, Paul Weinschenk, Matt Wessel, Carrie Sanders, JoAnne Fiebe,

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LAIGW Award Winners Announced

LAIGW Awards Announcement LAIGW is proud to announce this year’s winners of its Awards Competition.  A jury of members from LAI Baltimore reviewed the submissions and chose the following projects for awards: Outstanding Project over 200,000 SF: City Ridge – ParkerRodriguez for Roadside Development Outstanding Project under

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AWARDS PROGRAM SEEKING NOMINATIONS

LAMBDA ALPHA INTERNATIONAL George Washington Chapter Awards Program  August 8, 2023  Introduction The George Washington Chapter Lambda Alpha International Awards Program recognizes the accomplishments of members and other individuals who have advanced the field of land economics through their achievements and service to their profession, the Greater

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