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.
September 26, 2005, 5am PDT
Should New Orleans be rebuilt? Whose fault was the flooding?
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.
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'?
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.
September 23, 2005, 7am PDT
New Orleans can learn a lot from the flood rebuilding of Grand Forks in 1997.
September 23, 2005, 5am PDT
The Nation magazine outlines their leadership, architecture and planning 'dream team' for rebuilding New Orleans.
September 22, 2005, 1pm PDT
Industrial owners and brokers are scrambling to find space for tenants in post-Katrina New Orleans.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
September 20, 2005, 6am PDT
Protecting the city from future hurricanes and flooding will take decades and cost billions.
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.
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.
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'.
September 17, 2005, 9am PDT
This general interest article is a primer on the urban planning profession, including expected qualifications and likely job responsibilities.