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Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
Latest Articles by Hannah Pinski
Local Government Aug. 12, 2022 4:41 pm114d ago
By adding railroad crossing gates and flashing lights, Cedar Rapids may apply to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration for a quiet zone designation that reduces the use of train whistles by up to 40 percent. The project has been delayed by COVID-19 and material shortages.
News Jul. 22, 2022 4:05 pm135d ago
Rail Explorers’ first Midwest location offers a 12.5-mile route through the Des Moines River Valley. The experience is made accessible to riders of all abilities and ages through pedal assist technology.
News Jul. 18, 2022 6:00 am140d ago
One hundred years after Emma Harvat became the first female mayor of Iowa City -- a first among U.S. cities with populations of more than 10,000 -- Iowa City has a female majority city council, and Cedar Rapids has its first female mayor and mayor pro tem duo.