52 minutes | Jul 19th 2020

Episode 1: Water resiliency at the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans

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Journalist and New York Times best-selling author Charles Fishman interviews Ghassan Korban, executive director of the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans (SWBNO), to discuss the challenges of modernizing an aging 4-in-1 utility system during demanding times. Plus a bonus track. Get a glimpse of a day in the life of Danny Brammer, a front-line water dispatcher at the Water Division of the Imperial Irrigation District during COVID-19 whose job is helping oversee the delivery of 3 billion gallons of water a day to one of the most productive agricultural regions in the United States.  For further reading: A profile of Ghassan Korban: www.nola.com/article_961a7907-2ca6-5176-aaf5-486614e8589d.html   The famous logo of the SWBNO www.nola.com/news/politics/article_8b317d92-8593-5de1-84cd-98e2d109558a.html  
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