The Rundown: Bond funds, Burton Barr and a blind magician


In this episode, Politics Editor Daniel Perle, Editor-in-Chief Kara Carlson and Education Editor Stephanie Morse take a look at the state of funding for historic preservation in downtown Phoenix, how services are continuing without Burton Barr, and how a magician performs his craft blind.

Later they discuss the FilmBar’s Film School, which showcased Steven Spielberg’s early work “Duel,” and the Phoenix Union High School District’s outreach efforts to underrepresented students.

Stories referenced in this episode:

Following bond exhaustion, city looks for new preservation funds

City Council votes to open pop-up library along light rail corridor

Where are Burton Barr’s services?

Blind magicians makes misconceptions disappear

FilmBar offers the ‘Duel’ benefit of film facts and fun

PUSHD continues efforts to reach underrepresented students

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