1. 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.

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  2. Renato Delos Reyes
    Rapidian Community Engagement Specialist

    Question for the live call-in show City Connection

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  3. Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell speaks about the local effects of the "Right to Work" law now officially passed in the state of Michigan.

    From the April 1st, 2013 episode of City Connection
    therapidian.org/mayor-answer-citizen-questions-search-comptroller-city-connection

    grtv.org
    A service of the Community Media Center

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  4. Mayor George Heartwell speaks about what the recent categorization of Grand Rapids having a population 1million+ means for the city.

    From the April 1st, 2013 episode of City Connection
    therapidian.org/mayor-answer-citizen-questions-search-comptroller-city-connection

    grtv.org
    A service of the Community Media Center

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  5. 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
    a service of the Community Media Center
    grtv.org

    Full episode available at:
    therapidian.org/mayor-answer-citizen-questions-search-comptroller-city-connection

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City Connection is a television show on GRTV Cable Access that provides an opportunity for Grand Rapids residents to talk with the mayor, George Heartwell. A service of the Community Media Center.

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