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Bob Voelker

StreetLights Residential

Bob Voelker is senior vice president and general counsel for StreetLights Residential, a premier developer of urban multifamily and mixed-use communities. He previously was a shareholder at Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC and the business development coordinator of the firm’s real estate group.

Bob Voelker: Urbanism, I-345 Teardown, and Affordable Housing in Dallas

Are we mature enough as a city to have this dialogue, trying to do what is best for the city and all its residents, both short-term and long-term, without immediately reverting to our old ways of name-calling? The minute we play the North vs. South Dallas card, or pit White vs. Black vs. Hispanic, we demonize very well intentioned, thoughtful people who, if you really get to know them and are willing to listen, have the best interests of the entire city at heart.

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