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Forbes covers Cedar Rapids’ impressive rebirth

April 6, 2017

Forbes covers Cedar Rapids’ impressive rebirth

(Photo: @williampbuckets/Go Cedar Rapids)

Forbes recently reported on how Cedar Rapids’ has recovered and is flourishing after extensive flooding in 2008. The contributor writes:

Cedar Rapids is one example of a midsized, Middle America city that faced its challenges head-on, and put itself in position to thrive once again.

The article highlights how Cedar Rapids is building on its anchor institutions, encouraging mixed-use development and enhancing walkability. Read the full article here, “Cedar Rapids -- An Example Of The Rise Of The Rest.”

To read more about what it’s like to live in Iowa, including housing, education and entertainment options, visit the quality of life page.



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