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Full Show: Rebuilding Infrastructure Post-Harvey, And How The Media Covers Disasters (Sept. 25, 2017)

On Monday’s edition of Houston Matters: Former HUD Secretary Henry Cisneros offers advice on rebuilding Houston post-Harvey. Local journalists discuss how the media covers disasters. And Jeff Balke brings us the latest developments in Houston Sports.

On Monday’s edition of Houston Matters: One of the biggest challenges Greater Houston faces post-Harvey is rebuilding housing and infrastructure damaged by flooding. Henry Cisneros knows a thing or two about urban planning and infrastructure. He served as Housing and Urban Development Secretary and mayor of San Antonio.┬áCisneros joins us to talk about the immediate and long-term needs in Houston and the surrounding area, as well as how to better prepare for future storms and other disasters.

Also this hour: Local journalists discuss how the media covers events like Harvey. And we talk about the latest Houston sports news.

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