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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the “what’s floating in the water” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen talks to one of the creators of a website that tells us if there is raw sewage in the Chicago River, and discusses federal rehab aid not going going to intended areas in the city.

 

Scott Beslow– Co-creator of Is There Sewage in the Chicago River?

If you ever wanted to know the answer to the above question, check out the site!  We hear why it was created and how Chicago deals with excess rainwater.

 

Mike Stephen ignoring the sewage in the Chicago River.

 

 

Angela Caputo– Staff Reporter at The Chicago Reporter

Recently, Angela wrote a story about how federal money intended to rehab vacant buildings in blighted areas of Chicago never made it to those areas.  She gives us the details.

 

 

 

 

 

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