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Below are sustainability-related news items throughout the Western Washington University and Bellingham-area. These items correspond to the Urban Transitions Studio (UTS).

Western students pitch updates to Bellingham street

March 15, 2013 |
The Western Front
Seniors from Western Washington University's winter 2013 planning studio class presented their ideas for suggested urban developments to State Street on Thursday, March 14.

The students presented their ideas to members of the community, city planners and councilmembers using PowerPoint presentations in Bellingham's Federal Building Courtroom.

Urban Transitions Studio presents planning study on Bellingham's "Downtown Edge Corridor"

July 17, 2012 |
Western Today
Western Washington University's Urban Transitions Studio presented the Bellingham Downtown Edge Corridor Planning Study at City Hall in March.

This year's Urban Transition Studio Project examines redevelopment opportunities for the downtown Bellingham core, a planning area located along the downtown's largely neglected "southern edge corridor" which divides downtown and the former Georgia Pacific industrial zone. Students formulated redevelopment concepts to integrate the edge corridor into the downtown framework and provide a transition to the future waterfront area.

WWU's Urban Transitions Studio to Present Cornwall Avenue Redevelopment Plan at Bellingham City Hall Dec. 1

November 29, 2010 |
University Communications
BELLINGHAM – Western Washington University's Urban Transitions Studio will present environmental assessments of a concept for infill and alleyway redevelopment along Cornwall Avenue from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1 in the City Hall Council Chambers at 210 Lottie St. in Bellingham.