Louisiana

September 26, 2005, 7am PDT
It's likely that much of New Orleans will be rebuilt by Latino immigrants -- many of them in the United States illegally. Many of this new workforce will remain in La Nueva Orleans.
The Los Angeles Times
Feature
September 26, 2005, 5am PDT

Should New Orleans be rebuilt? Whose fault was the flooding?

Jason Henderson
September 24, 2005, 11am PDT
NPR interviews Craig Colten, a professor of geography and anthropology at Louisiana State University, about how to rebuild New Orleans.
National Public Radio
September 24, 2005, 9am PDT
Securing New Orleans from further hurricanes is only the first step to rebuilding the city. Market forces will help to take care of the French Quarter, but what about less-fortunate areas of the city? Should they be allowed to 'die'?
Fortune Magazine
September 24, 2005, 5am PDT
A nonprofit legal advocacy organization offers a proposal for how New Orleans and other parts of the Gulf Coast region can be rebuilt in a sustainable and socially just way.
Center For Law In The Public Interest
September 23, 2005, 8am PDT
Fiscal Conservatives and visionaries need to work together to rebuild New Orleans.
The Washington Post
September 23, 2005, 7am PDT
New Orleans can learn a lot from the flood rebuilding of Grand Forks in 1997.
The New Republic
September 23, 2005, 5am PDT
The Nation magazine outlines their leadership, architecture and planning 'dream team' for rebuilding New Orleans.
The Nation
September 22, 2005, 1pm PDT
Industrial owners and brokers are scrambling to find space for tenants in post-Katrina New Orleans.
The Slatin Report
September 22, 2005, 10am PDT
There are three basic needs that must be met in order for New Orleans to come back -- the city's infrastructure, reviving its economy and resettling its population.
The Los Angeles Times
September 22, 2005, 9am PDT
New Orleans was a deeply flawed city before Katrina, and now, evacuees are stating they won't move back unless changes are made.
USA Today
September 22, 2005, 7am PDT
With more than half of the city still underwater, smart-growth experts say now's an ideal time to rethink the entire infrastructure of the city.
Montgomery Advertiser
September 22, 2005, 6am PDT
Over 200,000 people without cars in New Orleans had no way out of the city in Katrina's wake.
AlterNet
Feature
September 21, 2005, 11am PDT

Thomas Campanella, co-editor of The Resilient City: How Modern Cities Recover From Disaster, contemplates the case of New Orleans.

Thomas J. Campanella
September 21, 2005, 7am PDT
The most striking fact of the New Orleans catastrophe has received less notice than it deserves: The plan for New Orleans in case of a hit from a very powerful hurricane was to lose the city.
Reason Magazine
September 20, 2005, 6am PDT
Protecting the city from future hurricanes and flooding will take decades and cost billions.
CNN
September 19, 2005, 1pm PDT
Well-off and living on higher ground, many of New Orleans' white residents are counting on their city to be rebuilt without much of the former black population returning.
The Globe and Mail
September 19, 2005, 8am PDT
Timothy Lange calls for an effort to rebuild New Orleans into an eco-friendly city that could be model for the nation.
Grist Magazine
September 17, 2005, 1pm PDT
Reed Kroloff, the head of Tulane's architecture program talks about rebuilding the Big Easy, and how to preserve the city's 'fine grain'.
National Public Radio
September 17, 2005, 9am PDT
This general interest article is a primer on the urban planning profession, including expected qualifications and likely job responsibilities.
Kitsap Sun