Host Linda Gellasch welcomes Grand Rapids Board Commissioner James White.
Topics covered include:
-The recent record-breaking flood. It's effects, the response, and damage assessment ahead.
-What the terrorist attacks at the Boston Marathon mean for the Riverbank Run
-The nearby nuclear plant Palisades and the safety measures involved to avoid another Fukushima
-The new Rapid bus line down Division to 68th ST and what it means for the future of the city
-After-school youth programs to prepare them for the modern-day job market
Recorded Monday May 6th, 2013
*Please excuse some audio problems for the first portion of the program.
Rapidian politics beat member Steven Davison informs citizens about the recent search for a new Comptroller following Donijo DeJonge's departure, and asks the Mayor for his thoughts on the position and the process to find a suitable replacement.
Recorded April 1st, 2013
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