Monday, December 5, 2016

Recovery After the Flood - Rebuilding with Resilience

Rebuilding with Resilience

Thursday, December 8, 2016
7:00-9:00 with refreshments and chatting starting at 6:30
The Backpacker, 7656 Jefferson Hwy

Jeff Carney, LSU associate professor in the School of Architecture & director of the Coastal Sustainability Studio; and Haley Blakeman, landscape architect & CPEX Director of Implementation, will address ways of “Rebuilding with Resilience.”
Jeff holds master’s degrees in both architecture and city and regional planning from UC Berkeley where he was a recipient of a fellowship to study community design in many parts of the world. Working with a broad range of scientists, engineers, and designers, he is currently directing a multi-year project, the Louisiana Resiliency Assistance Program, sponsored through HUD and the Kresge Foundation.
Haley earned a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree from LSU and a Master of Urban and Regional Planning degree from UNO. Haley works at a variety of scales, from comprehensive planning  and residential master plans, to commercial and institutional site designs, hike and bike trails, open space and greenway plans, and stream restorations.

More information: Nancy Grush, Gwen Pine or 225-573-1137

Photo The Advocate “Local rebuilding organization to set up offices in Baton Rouge, assist with flood recovery” Jessica Williams Aug 22, 2016


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