We devoted the Palomino Newsletter this month to the important topic of disaster recovery, in light of the challenges posed by Hurricane Sandy. If you're not already receiving our newsletter, you can subscribe here.
Hurricane Sandy has been on many people's minds of late; mine not least. Having lived the last 4 years of my life in Manhattan and on the Jersey Shore, the loss of lives, the destruction of homes, business and memories, and the disruption of so much has me in shock. I grew up in Louisiana, and hurricanes were a way of life. You didn't do something hoping that a hurricane would not come by. You assumed a hurricane would come. At least, that's how I was taught. That's the mentality I try to bring into my architectures, my process and my planning as well. So, when hurricane Sandy …[Read more]