I think the city manager's had too much influence on policy.
The default zoning for virtually everything in town is housing. We need to examine whether we've gone too far.
The base assumption for everyone is you're on your own for 72 hours.
This is intended to get people's attention.
If you close your eyes and imagine an earthquake happened instead of Katrina, the image would be the same: collapsed buildings, no running water or electricity, displaced citizens, and vast devastation
It is easier to be ready before than to
As we traveled to more than 20 countries to produce 'Rx for Survival,' we recorded scenes that will break your heart -- and some even involved children in Africa, ... But what dominates these programs is the real-life, get-it-done individual heroism, the stuff that's usually on display in Hollywood.
The closest we're ever to being ready is right after the last event, and never close again until after the next event. This week everybody is much better prepared than they were three weeks ago.
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