Lessons from Hurricane Katrina, 10 years on

It is 10 years since New Orleans was devastated by Hurricane Katrina, and these two news articles present different views of the city’s future. On the one hand, there are opportunities to recreate the city, using the proximity of water as an opportunity for development and growth.¬†Another view is that hard engineering solutions have contributed to the region’s vulnerability with new and untested approaches offering some radical solutions.