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Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

Over the weekend, the Mississippi River crested earlier and lower than expected. The City of Davenport says on Sunday, it reached nearly half a foot above flood stage, and now the water level is slowly falling. 

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

  The Davenport City Council will have about 10 percent more money to spend next year on street repairs. This week, aldermen told staff how they would like use the 1.6 million dollars it's estimated to receive from Iowa's new, ten-cents-a-gallon road tax increase.

https://www.linkedin.com/pub/joshua-paul-schipp/33/468/8 / Joshua Schipp's LinkedIn profile

When he's sworn in next month, a new alderman in Rock Island will be ready to work. Yesterday, voters in the sixth ward chose Joshua Schipp to represent them on the city council.