FLOOD PROTECTION

DES MOINES - President Donald Trump has granted a disaster declaration for 56 Iowa counties swamped by flooding....

The City of Cedar Rapids Public Works Department is placing a row of sand-fill HESCO barriers today "in low-lying areas on the west side of the river" to continue to prepare for th...

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids City Council has authorized payments of up to $86 million to the Army Corps of Engineers so it can complete the vast majority of the east side flood pro...

Eastern Iowa can expect higher-than-usual flood risks - but not for a few weeks, the National Weather Service predicts. ...

CEDAR RAPIDS - A San Francisco engineering firm is being hired by the city to design the first 30 percent of what officials hope becomes an iconic new bridge spanning the Cedar Riv...