Iowa City Public Works Director Rick Fosse discusses the 2008 flood

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Title

Iowa City Public Works Director Rick Fosse discusses the 2008 flood

Subject

Flood Project
Iowa City Flood
Social History; United States History

Description

Iowa City Director of Public Works Rick Fosse recounts his experience with the 2008 flood. Rick remembers the flood in comparison to earlier disasters like the 1993 flood, as well as to other types of environmental catastrophe. He offers thoughts on the growing potential for flooding in Iowa, as well as on the ways in which Iowa City can see the flood as a harbinger of positive change.

Interviewers Youlia Tzenova and Noaquia Callahan

Publisher

History Corps, History Dept., University of Iowa

Date

2013-03-04 00:00

Rights

Copyright ? 2013 The University of Iowa

Format

audio/mpeg

Language

eng

Type

Sound

Identifier

http://flashmedia.uiowa.edu/clas/history/historycorps/IC_FloodProject/2013-5/Fosse/Audio/UI_FP_2013_Fosse2.mp3

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Noaquia Callahan
Youlia Tzenova

Interviewee

Rick Fosse

Location

University of Iowa

Duration

00:26:02

Files

Citation

“Iowa City Public Works Director Rick Fosse discusses the 2008 flood,” History Corps, accessed June 18, 2018, http://dsph-dev.provost.uiowa.edu/historycorps_sandbox/items/show/135.