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Amazon HQ; Climate Refugees

Sep 14, 2017

Last week, Amazon announced that it's looking for a new city for its second headquarters. Could KC be that city? And do we want to be the kind of city that Amazon would make us?

Then: wildfires out west, tropical storms and floods. We hear from people who have personal connections to climate devastation in Florida and Texas.


  • Boyce Richardson, KC enthusiast
  • Jason Brody, Kansas City Design Center
  • Heidi Groover, political reporter, The Stranger
  • CJ Riehl, former Kansas Citian, currently lives in Florida
  • Amy Duke, Houston native