Argument: Much of New Orleans survived Katrina; not rebuilding from scratch

Issue Report: Rebuilding New Orleans


“Rebuilding the ‘Big Easy’ — Not So Easy”. National Building Museum. 15 Nov. 2005 – “It is […] becoming clear that a significant percentage of the city’s buildings are either intact, only modestly damaged, or substantially salvageable, meaning that some of the early calls for “moving” New Orleans greatly overstated the extent of the destruction.”