Resilient Urban Transportation Systems

On December 5th 2018, Savannah, in collaboration with French Architect Etienne d'Anglejan, released a completed case study on Resilient Urban Transportation Systems.  The case study assessed two projects in Europe; a built project and a proposed project. A brief overview of the individual projects, resiliency findings, and recommendations are outlined below: BUILT PROJECT Amsterdam North-South …

Disaster Redevelopment: Coffey Park, A Case Study

On August 10th, 2018, Savannah released her latest piece of notable work, Disaster Redevelopment: Coffey Park, A Case Study.  The independent research study, supervised by Dr. Patrice Derrington, Director of the Master of Science in Real Estate Development (MSRED) Program at Columbia University, was focused on the redevelopment of the Coffey Park neighborhood after the Tubbs …

The Effects of Silicon Valley Companies on the Bay Area Housing Crisis

On May 4th, 2018, Savannah submitted her master's thesis, The Effects of Silicon Valley Companies on the Bay Area Housing Crisis, to the department of Architecture and Planning at Columbia University in New York, NY. The abstract of the thesis is as follows: The lack of affordable homes in the San Francisco Bay Area has …

Which San Francisco Neighborhoods Were Most Affected by the Home Mortgage Crisis of 2007-2009?

On December 5th, 2017, Savannah released a study where she used Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to determine which San Francisco Neighborhoods were most affected by the Home Mortgage Crisis of 2007 to 2009.  More specifically, she used data from the United States Census Bureau in combination with mapping technologies to see if those who couldn’t …