An Alternative to FEMA Trailers

Architect Marianne Cusato's low-cost "Katrina Cottage" has become a symbol of hope for Gulf Coast residents whose homes were destroyed

In her effort to provide an alternative to the ubiquitous FEMA trailers that were dispersed after Hurricane Katrina, a New York-based architect has developed a new model for affordable housing. It's name: the Katrina Cottage.

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