Repairs in Ellicott City, Maryland after last summer's historic flooding.

Repairs in Ellicott City, Maryland after last summer's historic flooding.

Sewers and rain storms go hand in hand. They work together to clear out excess water from our streets and sidewalks. But sometimes our best-laid plans aren’t enough. A flood struck Ellicott City, Md. last summer. A year later, what has the city done to address issues of flood mitigation, and how do other places in our area deal with sudden storms and large amounts of water?

Guests

  • Scott Dance Reporter, Baltimore Sun
  • George Hawkins General Manager, D.C. Water and Sewer Authority; former head of the D.C. Department of the Environment
  • Allan Kittleman County Executive, Howard County

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