Roads, bridges, hospitals and much much more are essential to the well being of a modern American city.
Take a look at the city's
infrastructure and plans for its future. Much of the infrastructure was approaching a state of crisis before the storm.
These pages provide additional insight into the things that man has built in New Orleans to make it hospitable and welcoming. Much of the focus is on big government funded projects but there is plenty of private investment as well into tourism, real estate, the port, health care and petrochemicals among others.