Louisiana

A pair of articles in the Times-Picayune, along with a new study from advocacy group Ride New Orleans, finds the transit system in New Orleans doing less with more.
Jul 17, 2014   The Times-Picayune
<p>With federal aid money wasted or tied up in the bureaucracy, and post-Katrina recovery promises left unkept, New Orleans remains an "open wound" and many of its residents are suffering from homelessness and a lack of basic services.</p>
Dec 26, 2006   Truthout (from New York Times)
<p>Art critic Doug MacCash discusses everything NOLA with renowned architect and urban planner, Andres Duany.</p>
Dec 13, 2006   The Times Picayune
Disaster recovery expert Robert B. Olshansky reports on the latest planning effort in New Orleans. Exclusive
Dec 11, 2006  By Robert B. Olshansky
<p>New Orleans Mayor C. Ray Nagin has appointed as the city's new recovery czar Edward J. Blakely, the man who played an instrumental role in recovery planning after the 1989 San Francisco Bay Area earthquake and the 1991 Oakland fires.</p>
Dec 6, 2006   The Times Picayune
<p>Travel writer Matt Gross reports on the state of tourism in New Orleans.</p>
Nov 28, 2006   The New York Times
<p>The demolition of New Orleans public housing, which many argue are superior to the New Urbanist style mixed-income communities that are slated to replace them, is being challenged by residents who believe they are being pushed out of the city.</p>
Nov 21, 2006   By Christian Madera
<p>Sluggish government response and a reliance on market forces have failed to resolve the housing crisis faced by thousands of Gulf coast residents, argues a recent editorial.</p>
Nov 21, 2006   The New York Times
<p>After spending 72 hours in New Orleans, Charles Shaw finds a city in "desperation."</p>
Oct 22, 2006   Scoop
A model home here that gives Katrina's displaced an alternative to trailer living is starting to take the country by storm.
Oct 6, 2006   The Christian Science Monitor
In an effort to maintain their pre-Katrina quality of life, the St. Bernard Parish Council recently imposed restrictions on homeowners from renting to those who are not blood relatives. The Parish is now facing lawsuits from housing advocates.
Oct 5, 2006   The Times Picayune