Witold Krajewski and Tyler Olson Discuss Recent Flooding

Flood Challenges with Witold Krajewski and Tyler Olson

July 6, 2018 | 27 min

Top of mind for Iowa farmers and urban dwellers this summer, rainfall and river levels. What is the path forward for flood policy in Iowa? We sit down with the Director of the Iowa Flood Center...

Tyler Olson

Could take 10-15 more years for Cedar Rapids to finish building flood protection

July 6, 2018 | 2 min

Tyler Olson, Cedar Rapids City Council member, says even with the federal government awarding $117 million to Cedar Rapids for flood mitigation, the city still has to come up with hundreds of...

Witold Krajewski

Protecting critical infrastructure from floods; predicting probability

July 6, 2018 | 1 min

Dr. Witold Krajewski, Director of the Iowa Flood Center, says it's important to protect water and power resources from flood threats. He also says the probability of major flooding events over a...

Witold Krajewski

Iowa Flood Center director recommends seeking flood information

July 6, 2018 | 2 min

Dr. Witold Krajewski, Director of the Iowa Flood Center, says the state has invested in data, mapping and technology, and he says the most important recommendation he can make for leaders and the...

Gov. Kim Reynolds

Reynolds on trade and tariffs

June 22, 2018 | 1 min

Gov. Kim Reynolds (R-Osceola) talks about her support for free and fair trade and how President Trump's tariffs and trade policies impact Iowa's economy.