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UFI Hired for Interim Finance Director Position in Hawaiian Gardens

Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has been hired to fill the Interim Finance Director position in Hawaiian Gardens. Susan Hartman, the former Finance Director for the City of Yorba Linda and consultant to UFI, will fill this role. Susan’s extensive knowledge in municipal finance will serve the City well as they search to find the best […]

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UFI Continues to Deliver for Lake Elsinore

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been a financial partner in the City of Lake Elsinore for some time. Working with the City to finance much of the growing community’s infrastructure, UFI knows the community and understands the financial needs of the City. In April, the City Council approved the financing package for the La Laguna […]

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UFI Delivers Beaumont’s Work Out Plan to Sustainability

In June, the UFI team delivered a report to the Beaumont City Council to present the City a Work Out Plan to Sustainability. Beaumont has struggled with financial insolvency, due to mismanagement by prior leadership. UFI was brought on to evaluate the City’s current financial situation and provide options for recovery and growth. To view […]

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Closing Corner

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has wrapped up a number of projects for clients across multiple divisions of the company. Delivering quality product for each UFI client is critical to the company’s mission. Below is a brief summary of recent work completed. In the State of California, municipalities are required to file a number of annual […]

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Development Opportunity Study in Palm Desert

Since the dissolution of redevelopment, Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has been the City of Palm Desert’s go-to consulting firm for economic development analysis, and has performed several studies for the City over the past few years. The City recently engaged UFI to determine the economic viability of hotels at various sites throughout the City. With […]

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UFI Joins Financial Management Committee for CA-NV section of AWWA

James Lee of Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) will be joining the Financial Management Committee for the California-Nevada section of the American Water Works Association (AWWA). Founded in the 1800’s, the AWWA was established to ensure safe and clean drinking water. Today, it is the largest water-focused nonprofit association dedicated to science and education. The organization […]

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UFI Public Finance Group Completes Multiple Bond Financings

The Public Finance team continues its role as a top financial advisory firm in California and has recently closed a large number of bond deals, resulting in significant savings and much-needed new money financing for streets and utility systems to several municipalities for infrastructure projects.

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