City Visions

Mondays at 7pm

Local Bay Area issues, with listener participation, every Monday at 7pm

Call in line: 415-841-4134.

Email your feedback and show ideas to cityvisions@kalw.org.

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10:39am

Tue September 16, 2014
City Visions: September 22, 2014

City Visions: Exploring the Cosmos with Local Astronomer Andrew Fraknoi

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How have Bay Area scientists and innovators influenced the study of astronomy, and how can Bay Area residents learn more about the mysteries of our extraterrestrial universe? City Visions host David Onek speaks with local award-winning astronomy educator Andrew Fraknoi about everything from where to view October's solar eclipse to the ongoing hunt for extraterrestrial life.

  

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2:54pm

Fri September 12, 2014
City Visions: September 15, 2014

City Visions: Conversation with HOPE Chief Bevan Dufty

City Visions host Joseph Pace speaks with Bevan Dufty, Director of Housing Opportunities, Partnerships and Engagement, about what his office is doing to enhance homeless services -- and the complex challenges that persist in helping people to leave the streets.

Links:

San Francisco’s Ten Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness: Anniversary Report 2004 to 2014

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9:00am

Tue September 2, 2014
City Visions: September 8, 2014

City Visions: Having Overcome Challenges, The San Francisco Zoo Embraces its Mission

Host David Onek speaks with the director of the San Francisco Zoo and its head of Animal Wellness and Behavior.

How has the Zoo's mission changed over the years?  How does it manage concerns over animal welfare?  And why is the Western Pond Turtle a focus of its conservation efforts?

Producer:  Wendy Holcombe

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2:16pm

Tue August 19, 2014
City Visions: August 25, 2014

City Visions: How do we want our waterfront to change?

Port of SF

From Fisherman's Wharf to India Basin, what's next for San Francisco's waterfront? Host Joseph Pace and guests discuss the Port of San Francisco's newly released waterfront use plan. How does the plan address voter-imposed height limits? And how will future development contend with rising sea levels and other climate impacts?

Guests:

-Byron Rhett, deputy director of planning and development, Port of San Francisco

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8:49am

Tue August 12, 2014
City Visions: August 18, 2014

City Visions: Can Tech Be a Force for Good?

can tech find bright ideas for the Bay Area's problems?

August 18, 2014:  City Visions' guest host Victoria Thorp talks with leaders who are drawing on tech knowledge to solve key problems in San Francisco and across the country:

Catherine Bracy from Code for America

Clara Brenner from Tumml

Rose Broome from Hand Up

Jake Solomon from Code for America

Produced by Victoria Thorp

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