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Flood-Swollen Cedar River Crests at The Weather Channel

Sep 27, 2016 · Swollen by floodwaters, the Cedar River in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has crested at nearly 22 feet. Cedar Rapids City Manager Jeff Pomeranz announced that

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Flood waters swamp Iowa town 15 dead Newspaper DAWN.COM

CEDAR RAPIDS, June 13 Rising flood waters swamped the river city of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Friday, forcing residents to flee their homes, and officials to abandon city hall amid a crisis that has

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Cedar Rapids fends off flood damage with temporary

Sep 28, 2016 · An elaborate system of temporary floodwalls is so far protecting thousands of homes and businesses in Cedar Rapids from major flooding. Cedar Rapids fends off

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Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) " Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked to

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Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked to

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Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

Sep 25, 2016 · CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked to apply the lessons officials learned after the record 2008 flood. The river crested Saturday night in Waterloo and Cedar Falls, which are about 55 miles (90 kilometers) upstream from Cedar Rapids

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Cedar Rapids businesses prep for floodwaters

Sep 22, 2016 · CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG TV9)-- Czech Village, NewBo, Time Check and the downtown core could all be hit hard if the river does crest at 24 feet, and if city preparations are not enough to hold

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Cedar Rapids waits and hopes as floodwaters rise

Nearly 10 miles of quickly erected flood walls will be put to the test Tuesday morning when the swollen Cedar River reaches its predicted crest.

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Cedar Rapids Bracing for Flooding Voluntary Evacuations

May 31, 2013 · Marion, IA Cedar Rapids Bracing for Flooding Voluntary Evacuations, Closures and What You Need to Know. there are ten homes in this area that will have restricted access due to flood waters.

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Updated Flooding in northern Iowa Iowa News qctimes

Residents of Cedar Rapids are waiting anxiously as a quickly rising Cedar River threatens to inundate their city with devastating floodwaters for the second time in eight years. (AP Photo/Charlie

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Part of St. Patricks on First Ave in Cedar Rapids, Iowa is submerged in flood waters from the Cedar River on Friday, June (Cliff Jette/The Gazette) Part of St. Patricks on First Ave in Cedar Rapids, Iowa is submerged in flood waters from the Cedar River on Friday, June

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Floodwaters crest in southern Iowa US news The Guardian

Jun 17, 2008 · Floodwaters crest in southern Iowa Daniel Nasaw in Burlington, Residents of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, breathed a sigh of temporary relief today as flood waters began receding, only to

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A Life-Giving Church in Cedar Rapids. Sundays 9 AM + 11 AM. French Service 1 PM. 3233 Blairs Ferry Road NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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Cedar Rapids Flood Reconstruction Arup

In 2008, Cedar Rapids, Iowa was badly damaged by heavy rains that caused the Cedar River to overflow beyond its 500-year flood plain. More than 7,000 homes, hundreds of businesses, community facilities and infrastructure were damaged or destroyed.

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Historic flooding in Cedar Rapids The Denver Post

Flood waters surround buildings in the southeastern edge of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Thursday June 12, 2008. A wooden pallet floats down a flooded street Thursday, June 12, 2008, in downtown Cedar

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Cedar River Flooding Information King County

Cedar River Flooding Information USGS gage data, map, alert phases, and recent high flows « List of rivers » King County Flood SR 169 near the intersection of Cedar Grove Road SE, SE 184th St, Byers Road SE, 216th Ave SE, SE 193rd St, SE 207th St, Lower Dorre Don

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Barriers in Place to Protect Cedar Rapids Neighborhoods

Mar 18, 2019 · CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Barriers have been emplaced to protect some Cedar Rapids neighborhoods from floodwaters. The National Weather Service says the Cedar River is expected to crest later

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Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked

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Receding floodwaters give up trove of debris Twin Cities

Jul 08, 2008 · Receding floodwaters give up trove of debris Share this Most of the items have nothing to identify their owners, so volunteers haul the waste to a collection site near Cedar Rapids

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Get your 3-Day weather forecast for Cedar Rapids, IA. Hi/Low, RealFeel, precip, radar, & everything you need to be ready for the day, commute, and weekend!

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Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked

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Cedar Rapids braces for highest floodwaters since 2008

Sep 27, 2016 · CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) Residents of Cedar Rapids are watching anxiously as the quickly rising Cedar River threatens to inundate their city with devastating floodwaters

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Iowa city braces for highest floodwaters since 2008 record

Workers stand on a flood wall made of Hesco barriers on the bank of the Cedar River, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Residents of Cedar Rapids are waiting anxiously as the quickly rising river threatens to inundate their city with devastating floodwaters.

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Residents scramble as floodwaters breach levees, prompt

Jenna Muntz stands behind a row of sandbags as she takes a photo of the rising floodwaters in Cedar Creek, Nebraska on Thursday, March 14, 2019. CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD-HERALD Facebook

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Cedar River, Cedar Rapids, Iowa- Flood Risk Management

Mar 10, 2020 · Cedar River, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Description In June 2008, the City of Cedar Rapids (City), Iowa, was devastated by a flood of record proportions. More than 1,300 city blocks of the City were flooded. The floodwaters covered 10 square miles and caused an estimated $2.4 billion in damages. On April 5, 2006, Congress authorized a feasibility study.

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Fighting floodwaters and keeping calves alive, a wild

Cedar Rapids and Belgrade, both along the Cedar River in Boone County, were evacuated, while several Broken Bow residents were also asked to leave their homes. It's possible floodwaters from

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Cedar Rapids taking steps to keep floodwaters at bay

Sep 05, 2018 · CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Cedar Rapids is taking steps to protect the city from Cedar River floodwaters. The National Weather Service says the river was nearly 3 feet (1 meter) above flood stage Wednesday morning and is expected to crest at more than 4 feet above flood stage on Sunday morning.

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Portion of road in Cedar Rapids closed due to flooding

Mar 13, 2019 · CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa. (KWWL) The City of Cedar Rapids is asking people to find an alternate route following a road closure. City leaders say J

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Floodwaters Threaten Missouri, Illinois CBS News

Jun 17, 2008 · Floodwaters Threaten Missouri, Illinois. To the north in Cedar Rapids, floodwaters had dropped enough that officials let hundreds of people return to their damaged homes and businesses.

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Politics Pause As Flood Waters Hit Cedar Rapids, Eastern

As the Cedar River slowly raised foot-by-foot to flood levels these past few days, political campaigns in Eastern Iowa slowed to a halt. Iowa's largest river winds its way through many of this year's biggest electoral battlegrounds in the state, from Charles City to Waverly to Cedar Falls to Vinton to Cedar Rapids.

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