Far too often I’ve read arguments that New Orleans should be relocated rather than rebuilt. Of course there are many reasons to reject that argument butthis goes to the point of the practicality of such…
ST. LOUIS —Weeks after massive flooding in
the Midwest, at least five states are considering federally funded
buyouts so residents can move to higher ground.
But FEMA expects more requests for buyouts than it can accommodate. (my emphasis)