Ethanol Leaking into the Little Cedar River

AP PHOTO/The Globe Gazette, Arian Schuessler

Tanker cars, belonging to the Canadian Pacific Railway,  derailed late Tuesday night near Charles City, Iowa due to flooding and a washed-out rail line.

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On the Radio: Charles City – Paving a more sustainable Iowa

The arrows show how water moves through the porous pavement. Source: Charles City Green Streets Evaluation and Design Report

Listen to this week’s radio segment on the green efforts of Charles City, a Northeast Iowa town of about 8,000.

Read more about the project here, or check out the report below.  Continue reading