• Blog
    Investing In The Greater Good
    February 7, 2017
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    Don Clark
    Why we need some community-first innovation to help build a great downtown—a place that reflects, celebrates, and validates us as community.
  • Blog
    Let's Build a Great Downtown
    January 6, 2017
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    Don Clark
    In sharing the ideas and innovations behind the West 2nd District project, architect, developer, and devoted Renoite, Don Clark makes an impassioned case for the importance of great places in civic life, as well as his plans for helping to create the kind of...
  • Responsible Development: Championing Housing Affordability for Everyone
    Responsible Development: Championing Housing Affordability for Everyone
    September 1, 2016
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    West 2nd District News
    Housing affordability is an issue that touches everyone. Through our Inclusionary Housing efforts, the West 2nd District is finding new, collaborative ways to address the impacts of both gentrification and scarcity.
  • New York Times Highlights West 2nd District
    New York Times Highlights West 2nd District for Innovation in U.S. Cities
    July 22, 2016
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    West 2nd District News
    The West 2nd District was highlighted on the New York Times today, in a special section called “Cities for Tomorrow,” in an article about innovation in U.S. cities. In the company of such projects as artist Theaster Gates’ internationally acclaimed preservation/arts project called the Stony...

  • The Rise of Reno
    Sierra Living
    March 24, 2017
    With a growing Midtown District and RiverWalk area, companies like Tesla setting up shop, and an ever-expanding university, Reno is gambling on a new kind of boom.
  • Welcome to Conscious Communities
    Presented in the Conscious Cities conference of The Museum of Architecture and The Cube, London
    February 14, 2017
    By applying behavioral science to architecture and urban design, Conscious Cities is endeavoring to create intelligent, compassionate, and responsive cities that enhance our wellbeing. At the West 2nd District, we not only support their mission, we’re working to achieve the same results, right here.
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  • Where Will You Lead in 2017?
    January 16, 2017
    This blog was written by Ed Friedrichs and originally appeared on edfriedrichs.com. Ed Friedrichs has envisioned what it takes to create successful buildings. Now he envisions what it takes to create successful teams and places, sharing his vision with business leaders around the world.
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  • Sustainability Matters - Glumac
    September 19, 2016
    Sustainability is an essential component of the West 2nd District’s design mission. That’s why we’re collaborating with Glumac, a leading player in the green building movement. Together, we’re engineering a new standard of sustainable building for Reno. Across the country, Glumac continues to shape the conversation and raise the bar for the industry. Read more about their exciting work here.
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