Overland Park mayoral candidates on the issues: Flooding and climate change

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Overland Park Wards mayoral candidates discuss steps they would like to see Overland Park take to prepare neighborhoods for increased flooding, along with extreme heat and drought event. Filed image.

In August, we asked our readers about the issues you wanted to hear the candidates running for Overland Park Mayor address.

Based on your feedback, we developed a five-item questionnaire touching on the most important issues to the citizens of Overland Park.

Each day this week, we will publish the candidates’ responses to one of five questions. Today, we are publishing candidates’ responses to the following question: