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Flooding still has Chicago and suburbs reeling
Parts of the cityand suburbs are still bailing out from the recent floods that drenched theregion. Joe Broda, the Village of Lisle’s mayor whom Niala spoke to last week,gives a progress report. WBEZ Pritzker fellow Lewis Wallace looks into plans toupgrade infrastructure in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood, parts of whichwere underwater after the heavy rains. What’s happening in your town orneighborhood?
Educating America on your ethnicity
What do you wish Americans knew about your home country? What do they get wrong? Those are questions many immigrants are asking in the wake of the Boston marathon bombings. Pakistan native Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid, host and founder of Radio Islam, and ZJ Tong, president of the Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute, Inc., give their perspective. To weigh in, call 312.923.9239 or tweet using #AfternoonShift.