On this last episode, we look back on 23 years of joyous, difficult and always informative conversation.
Communities in Flint, Mich., are reeling from the discovery that their water supply exposed thousands of children to dangerous levels of lead. A decade ago, the District confronted a crisis about the safety of the water system in the nation’s capital. We look back on how the issues in Washington’s water supply were identified and how officials went about fixing them.
- George Hawkins General Manager, D.C. Water and Sewer Authority; former head of the D.C. Department of the Environment
- Marc Edwards Professor of Civil and Environment Engineering, Virginia Tech University
- Yanna Lambrinidou Professor, Department of Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Tech University
Most Recent Shows
Kojo talks with author Briana Thomas about her book “Black Broadway In Washington D.C.,” and the District’s rich Black history.
Poet, essayist and editor Kevin Young is the second director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. He joins Kojo to talk about his vision for the museum and how it can help us make sense of this moment in history.
Ms. Woodruff joins us to talk about her successful career in broadcasting, how the field of journalism has changed over the decades and why she chose to make D.C. home.