TITLE

Havana Restored

AUTHOR(S)
Werner, Louis
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Americas;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a project to restore architecture in Havana, Cuba. The New York-based J M Kaplan Fund financed the project. Planners, architects and civic associations of the city engaged in brainstorming to develop a list of guidelines for constructing new buildings and additions to old ones. It is said that the Cubans seek to apply to the city the lessons learned from the successes and failures of urban planning in other cities in the Caribbean.
ACCESSION #
45225819

 

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