Record Flood of 2008 - Ten Years Later

Aug 3, 2018

showing the areas of C. Rapids affected by the 2008 flood, with downtown in the center of the map.
Credit City of Cedar Rapids

The record flood for the Quad Cities was 1993, but for Cedar Rapids and eastern Iowa it was 2008 - and ten years later restoration and replacement work is still going on.

On Midwest Week, Herb Trix's guest is Brian Morelli, reporter for The Gazette, in Cedar Rapids.

You can also hear Midwest Week Fridays on WVIK at 6:20 pm during All Things Considered.