May 12, 2011

Topics for this show include:

  • Urban planner Robert Tannen hosts as a sit-in in for Jeanne Nathan, introducing the subject of water as we are faced with the rising Mississippi River.
  • Michael Dobins, former Commissioner of Planning for the cities of Atlanta and Birmingham, facilitates a discussion on how big cities should deal with water and flooding.
  • Sally Sleeper, Director of Research for RAND Gulf States Policy Institute, talks about water as a system and its management.
  • Bart Standley, a water expert and excutive with major planning and engineering company AECOM calls in with his thoughts on the subject.
  • Finally, Stephen Picou of the LSU AgCenter gives us some advice on how to prepare for possible and impending flood waters.

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May 12, 2011

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