Peril and Promise

How Is America's Hottest City Coping With Rising Heat?

Season 2021 Episode 1 | 13m 45s

Phoenix, AZ experienced over a hundred days of 100 degree weather. The mayor of Phoenix describes new urban technologies that the city is implementing to battle the dangers of extreme heat. And at an even more local level, two researchers from the State University of Arizona are going into elementary schools to offer feasible, actionable heat-preparedness strategies for teachers and students.

Aired: 03/15/21

Rating: NR

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Peril and Promise is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.