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Old Posted Aug 7, 2009, 12:06 AM
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Originally Posted by photolitherland View Post
How in the world is new orleans still growing? Im all for growth and densification of the city but I would have thought that after the hurricane developers would have kinda abandoned all hope for the city. Especially since sea levels are rising and New Orleans is pretty much screwed in that regard. Im amazed that anyone would risk any new developments in such an environmentally fragile city.
I don't see how anyone could just abandon New Orleans any more than anyone could abandon NYC or Chicago or Los Angeles or any other major city with rich culture, history, and tradition. You can't just abandon people's homes and livelihood.

BTW, how much has the sea level risen lately?? Environmentally fragile...

Don't forget, Chicago got destroyed once too.
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