City on the edge: Paris faces yet another major flood

As of this writing, the level of the Seine is on track to match the 2016 highpoint of over six metres, qualifying it as a major flood event. Some media outlets are asking, “Will this be another flood of the century”. Luckily, at least for now, the answer seems to be 'no'. But the bigger question remains: is Paris prepared for such an event? And what measures have been taken since a preparedness assessment was conducted in 2014, now two major floods ago? Charles Baubion and Bill Below discuss the issues and answers.