Architects plan homeless shelter as a legacy to N.O

Darce, Keith
July 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/22/96, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p1
Reports on the plans of delegates to the 1997 American Institute of Architects national convention to design and initiate construction of a shelter for the homeless in New Orleans, Louisiana. Provisions of the housing complex; Efforts to raise the consciousness of the public about the homelessness problem; Search for a possible site for the complex.


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