Public Safety http://iowapublicradio.org en Evictions Looming for Des Moines Homeless http://iowapublicradio.org/post/evictions-looming-des-moines-homeless <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Just south of downtown Des Moines, and tucked away from the families and bicyclists visiting Grey’s Lake, six people live under the Martin Luther King Bridge.</span></p><p>“It’s a lot scarier than people think,” says 52-year-old Bonnie Schroeder.</p><p>For the second time in two years, the city of Des Moines is evicting about 40 people who are homeless and living in camps within the city. Some have already packed up and moved on—others, including Schoeder, are appealing the city’s decision.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:32:00 +0000 Durrie Bouscaren 42515 at http://iowapublicradio.org Evictions Looming for Des Moines Homeless The Future of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles http://iowapublicradio.org/post/future-unmanned-aerial-vehicles <p>Often when we hear about unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, it pertains to military strikes and surveillance.&nbsp; However unmanned aerial vehicle technology is bringing UAVs into our everyday lives right here in Iowa.&nbsp;&nbsp; Today on "River to River" we explore the domestic uses of UAVs.</p><p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 19:43:13 +0000 Dean Borg 17910 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Future of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles