June 19, 2018 at 5:15 am

It’s 90 degrees plus, and besides Mother Nature turning up the temperature, Manhattan itself is an “Urban Heat Island.” Find out what that is, and what plans are underway to keep us all cool when it gets hot.

Aired on August 2, 2017 amd June 15, 2018.

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