Some people compared it to the flood of ‘93, others to the flood of ‘08. Almost everyone had water in their basements. Once dry and soft, couches and chairs now soggy sit outside of homes, awaiting a truck that will haul them to the dump.
What many people have called strange weather, Wednesday, April 17, was met with a string of thunderstorms, some bordering on severe. Many nestling into bed that night laid awake listening to the sound of heavy rain. Rain that never stopped.
A couple drivers attempted to make it home in the dark, headed East on Prairie Street, when they realized...call 319-627-2814 to subscribe to the paper edition.
West Liberty Flood of 2013Mary Atkinson · Thursday, April 25, 2013