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Cedar Rapids Still Recovering From Floods Five Years Later

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In Iowa news...more than five years after the catastrophic Flood of 2008, demolitions crews began again today to tear down structures abandoned after the water's rise.

This morning they were demolishing a convenience store.

The City of Cedar Rapids, with the work of contractors, has torn down nearly 17-hundred structures, 11-hundred of which were homes.

This latest round of demolitions will include 16 additional buildings.