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Residents Frustrated With Cedar Rapids Leadership On Derecho Response

Michael Leland
The derecho swept across Iowa and the Midwest on August 10.

Erin Jordan of the Cedar Rapids Gazette joins River to River host Ben Kieffer to discuss frustrations from Cedar Rapidians over how derecho response was handled.

Emails, newly obtained by the Gazette, reveal Cedar Rapids Mayor Brad Hart has faced the harshest criticism during this unprecedented situation.


Erin Jordan, investigative reporter, Cedar Rapids Gazette

Ben Kieffer is the host of IPR's River to River
Rick Brewer was a producer for IPR's Talk of Iowa and River to River