City leaders in New Orleans are looking to the stars of architecture to help recreate the city's all-but ignored riverfront at the mouth of the Mississippi River.
Oct 2, 2006 The Times-Picayune
The reconstruction of New Orleans is also reconfiguring the city's demographics.
Sep 27, 2006 The Slatin Report
The winning of a housing design competition sponsored by actor Brad Pitt end environmental non-profit Global Green USA demonstrates how eco-friendly architecture can remake New Orleans.
Sep 26, 2006 MSNBC
An animation by Mark Fiore reviews the New Orleans rebuilding effort.
Sep 22, 2006 Mark Fiore
To reduce the amount of land lost near New Orleans and the mouth of the Mississippi River, scientists and public officials are considering a grand re-routing of the river in hopes of recreating a delta that is rapidly disappearing.
Sep 21, 2006 The Independent
One year after the storm, returning New Orleans residents are still trying to find their way -- and their future -- through a maze of well-meaning, but often conflicting efforts to bring their communities back to life.
Sep 9, 2006 New Orleans Times-Picayune
One year later, the costs of Hurricane Katrina -- and the litany of crises that remain to be addressed -- is "staggering."
Sep 3, 2006 Center for American Progress Action Fund
The Christian Science Monitor runs a feature-length, three-part series that examines the people, money, and environment on the Gulf Coast one year after Katrina.
Sep 2, 2006 The Christian Science Monitor
For the past year the effort to rebuild New Orleans has been awash in controversy and debate between competing visions. While much is being accomplished through a "citizens' revolution", the city still needs a plan.
Aug 31, 2006 The New York Times
Louisiana Governor Blanco and New Orleans Mayor Nagin are the target of another elaborate hoax by The Yes Men.
Aug 30, 2006 Democracy Now