The New Orleans chapter collaborated with the New Orleans Downtown Development District in investigating the viability of implementing a localized subcode to revitalize underutilized buildings in the city's core, left uninhabitable by changing building codes.
A small group of designers took a series of existing historic buildings as a prototype, and attempted to design several schemes to make them safe and legal, under the proposed new subcodes, in order to help many areas of the city legally return to use after Hurricane Katrina
— Rehab Subcode Team
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Underutilized Square Feet in new Orleans
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