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Suite 11

New Orleans, LA 70112

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Latest News:

Photo Essay on Community Change

Annual Report

City-Works presentation to SPUR

Learning from Boston - Urban Main Streets

Links to articles on LSU/VA hospital proposals

AIA SDAT presentation to Gentilly

Lights on Main Photo Essay

Photo Essay on New Orleans Benches


City-Works is dedicated to the long-term sustainable rebuilding of New Orleans' community, economy, and built environment.

Our Guiding Principles are the following:

  1. The holistic development of the city's infrastructure and public realm are critical to the continued economic health and social well being of New Orleans.
  2. Effective planning and design are respectul of the city's rich history, are rooted in the present, and are adaptable to the future.
  3. Sustainable practices must be incorporated into the redevelopment of the region, in order to improve our quality of life.
  4. Equitable Development is acheived by encouraging relationships between citizens and public and private sectors.
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