Host, Gale Seiler, spoke with Erica Johnson from the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) about the recent influx of people from Central America seeking asylum in the US and the work that her organization does to support them in Iowa and beyond. She also talked about how local people can get involved. More info is on their FaceBook page.
Next, Merry Rankin and several guests told about upcoming opportunities for community engagement around sustainability. Justin Moore, a City Planner for the City of Ames, told about an open house on Wednesday, Jan 16 presenting the preliminary floodplain map to Story County citizens.
Originally broadcast 01/11/2019
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