Two recommendations for controversial Iowa City levee emerge in report – The Gazette, 10/3/12

The Gazette’s Gregg Hennigan reports on the latest update on a proposed flood protection system in the Taft Speedway neighborhood.

From the Gazette:

IOWA CITY – A consulting firm that studied a controversial levee proposal in Iowa City has come back with two recommendations for the city to consider based on how much protection is desired.

Neither option calls for not building a flood-protection system, something opponents of the project have sought.


The “Draft Taft Speedway Flood Mitigation Study Alternatives Report” is available here:


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