This month’s episode features Carol Haddock, Director of Houston’s Department of Public Works and Engineering. Last year, the floodwaters of Hurricane Harvey submerged thousands of homes and businesses. While many are still recovering, another hurricane season is approaching and Houston is looking for infrastructure solutions.
- 0:58 – The Impact of Hurricane Harvey
- 3:50 – Houston’s Flooding History
- 9:57 – Infrastructure Solutions and Rethinking Flood Mitigation
- 18:22 – How the Federal Government Can Help Cities Prepare for Natural Disasters
- 22:35 – Congress
KEYWORDS: DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE