© 2021 Iowa Public Radio
IPR20012_Website_Header_Option2_NewsNavy.png
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Residents Frustrated With Cedar Rapids Leadership On Derecho Response

0818DSM_tree_cleanup3.jpg
Michael Leland
/
IPR
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.

Guest:

Erin Jordan, investigative reporter, Cedar Rapids Gazette

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