Folk singer/songwriter Tom Brosseau grew up in Grand Forks, North Dakota, a city devastated by the massive Red River (not ours, theirs) flood of 1997. Though it's taken him a solid decade, Brosseau's newest album -- simply titled Grand Forks -- gives a voice to the once struggling residents of his h ... More >>
Supporters call the Trinity Plan a flood-control project. It isn't.
The Trinity River Plan's billion-dollar vision of levees, parks, and ponds has Mayor Ron Kirk--and most of Dallas--spellbound. But engineers warn it could lead to a flooding catastrophe and destroy the same poor neighborhoods it's designed to help.