Founded in 2002 by Jim Burbank, JCB Urban is committed to building homes with quality craftsmanship, distinctive design and classic architectural details. For over fourteen years, we've been finding creative housing solutions to complement existing communities. From dense urban projects in Uptown Charlotte, to small town neighborhood development in Davidson, NC, JCB Urban is a leader in smart growth and sustainable residential development.
Lauren Martin, director of research for the Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center has received the 2016 University of Minnesota President's Community-Engaged Scholar Award. Administered by the University's Office for Public Engagement and the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs, the annual award recognizes exemplary community-engaged scholarship by a faculty member or P&A employee whose academic career has reflected longstanding commitment to the University’s definition of public engagement.