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Flood Damage in Cedar Rapids?

Marshall, Minnesota
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Flood Damage in Cedar Rapids?

I saw pictures that all of downtown is flooded. Is the Best Western Cooper's mill above water, or did it get flooded?

~JS

Blairsville, Georgia
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1. Re: Flood Damage in Cedar Rapids?

My best friend that lives there in Anamosa,IA sent me some pics of Cedar Rapids & downtown. She also sent one that was taken of the Tornado. I could not believe all the flooding they were having.

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2. Re: Flood Damage in Cedar Rapids?

JS -- Yes, the Best Western Coopers mill is under water. As of this morning, it has started to recede but in the downtown area it still has 4 blocks to go before it will be back to the river.

kcrg.com/floodwatch/coverage/19891824.html

Tucson, Arizona
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3. Re: Flood Damage in Cedar Rapids?

Thinking of everyone in Cedar Rapids and wishing the best. The pictures we are seeing of the flooding are incredible.

4. Re: Flood Damage in Cedar Rapids?

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