D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham talks about the George Floyd protests. Virginia Delegate Ibraheem Samirah talks about taking part in the demonstrations as an elected official. And D.C. Councilmember Charles Allen talks about election woes and police reform.
George Hawkins is about to step down as General Manager of the DC Water and Sewer Authority, a position he’s held for the past eight years. We start with a conversation about why some District residents and institutions are facing very high water bills because of a fee associated with stormwater management, and what can be done about it. Then we host an exit interview with George Hawkins about his tenure at DC Water and what the biggest challenges are to DC’s water system moving forward.
- George Hawkins General Manager, D.C. Water and Sewer Authority; former head of the D.C. Department of the Environment
- Pastor Jesse Richardson, Jr. Senior Pastor of Bethesda New Life Gospel Church
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