Roberta Brandes Gratz is an award-winning journalist, president of the Center for the Living City, and author of We’re Still Here Ya Bastards: How the People of New Orleans Rebuilt Their City (Nation Books).
Innovative land management could replenish wetlands and limit flood damage.
Seeking government funds for a massive $1.2 billion new complex, powerful forces blocked Charity’s reopening after Hurricane Katrina.
IRAQ: MADE IN AMERICA?
From everywhere people flocked to New York City to experience the extraordinary installation in Central Park by the environmental artists Christo and his wife, Jeanne-Claude.
One of the things we do not do well in this country is learn from our mistakes. This is particularly true in the strengthening and rejuvenating of cities.