Gallery: Cedar Rapids in full flood preparation mode

Gazette Photographers were all over Cedar Rapids Friday as flood protection preparation scaled up. The Cedar River is currently projected to reach its second highest peak ever, but well below the record of 31.12 feet in June 2008.

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