Former Harrisburg receiver, David Unkovic, in the wilderness. Zoe Chace/NPR hide caption

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David Unkovic, before the flood. Christine Baker/The Patriot-News hide caption

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Planet Money

This Man Tried To Save A Broke City

David Unkovic is a thoughtful, mild-mannered guy who was appointed to save Harrisburg, Pa. Then he disappeared.

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