PRESS RELEASE:Wednesday, September 5, 2018 3:30 pmThe Mayor and staff at the City of Cedar Falls is aware of projected riverlevels and has started the process of following our flood emergencypreparedness procedures. We will continue to provide press releases withmore detail and more up to date information. Please continue to look forflood information on the City’s webpage (cedarfalls.com). You can alsofollow the link on the flood webpage to monitor river levels and currentprojections (use link to Cedar River Information-Hydrograph). The Citydoes have brochures with information regarding streets affected and whatto do to prepare for a flood. These brochures can be picked up at City Hallor found on the City’s website. As you know, for the past year the Cedar Falls levee has been underconstruction. Much of the levee construction is completed, increasing theheight by 2 feet (to a 500-year flood level). Currently work is occurring inthe area of Peter Melendy Park. To protect this work, we will be reinforcinglow areas. Current Cedar River projections are not to the level of causingfurther concerns.If you have questions, please feel free to call 319-243-2700.