New Statewide Flood Mapping Officially Finished

KCRG-TV, Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, reported November 28 that new flood maps created by the Iowa Flood Center have been completed eight years after the devastating floods of 2008.  The maps help people know if they’re still in the path of danger and help communities better prepare for possible flooding.

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Flood protection work
Crews disassemble some of the temporary flood barriers along Ellis Rd. N.W. in Cedar Rapids, IA, in early October.