TITLE

Tales of Two Cities

AUTHOR(S)
Lind, Diana
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Next American City;Fall2010, Issue 28, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the continuing transformation in 2010 of the cities of Detroit, Michigan and New Orleans, Louisiana which were once shackled by problems of poverty and population loss. He argues that New Orleans' future depends on whether it can implement environmental sustainability measures at the cost of eliminating some historical neighborhoods, and that Detroit's call for holistic change is due to its desire to break cleanly from its past. He observes that the reinvention of the two cities will reflect the pace of change across the country.
ACCESSION #
54228800

 

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