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As of the United States Censusthe city population wasCedar Rapids is nicknamed the "City of Five Seasons", for the so-called "fifth season," which is time to enjoy the other four. The name "Five Seasons" and representations of the sculpture appear throughout the city in many forms. The location of present-day Cedar Rapids was in the territory of the Fox and Sac tribes.
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The first permanent settler, Osgood Shepherd, arrived in In it was resurveyed and renamed by N. Brown and his associates.
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They named the town Cedar Rapids for the rapids in the Cedar River at the site, and the river itself was named for the large number of red cedar trees that grew A date tonight 27 Cedar Rapids Iowa va 27 its banks. The economic growth of Cedar Rapids increased in upon the founding of the Sinclair meatpacking company. Inthe Census Bureau reported Cedar Rapids' population as During the Iowa flood ofthe Cedar River reached a record high of It is estimated that at least 1, properties had to be demolished in the Cedar Ipwa area because of the flood, which caused several billions Housewives looking sex tonight Bogota dollars in damages.
More than 4, members of the Iowa National Guard were activated to assist the city. The temporary levees became saturated not only with the flood waters but also with additional rainfall, causing them to fail.
Cedar Rapids /ˈsiːdər ˈræpɪdz/ is the second-largest city in Iowa and is the county seat of . Until the flood, the city's government was headquartered in the Veterans Memorial crest of the Cedar River in Cedar Rapids, reaching 22 feet ( m) on September "Cedar Rapids' movie debuts tonight at Sundance". Date: 06/25/ Cedar Rapids, IA The Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival is excited to announce that Balloon Glow Rain date is Thursday, June 27, Location: Veterans Memorial Building 50 2nd Avenue Bridge Cedar Rapids, IA . Results 1 - 9 of 9 Looking for Iowa museums and historic sites? Start here in Cedar Rapids. Cedar Rapids and the surrounding areas are full of Iowa landmarks.
Until the flood, the city's tonigh was headquartered in the Veterans Memorial Buildingnear the Linn County Courthouse and jail on Mays Island in the Cedar River, making Cedar Rapids one of a few cities in the world, along with ParisSatewith governmental offices on a municipal island.
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Additionally, beginning on September 25, to National Guard troops along with the Iowa State Patrol, other law enforcement agencies, and 60 duly sworn law enforcement officials enforced a nightly 8pm to 7am curfew. The city is divided into four quadrants, used in addressing. Route Business divides the north and south sides of the city, and the Cedar River divides east and west.
Mays Islandin the middle of Raapids river, is the only area of the city where addresses have no quadrant.
Areas outside the city limits that have a Cedar Rapids mailing address do not use the quadrants either. Except in the downtown area, 1st Avenue and the Cedar River tend to run diagonally instead of along the cardinal Rwpids. Mays Island and the downtown area are covered by The northeast quadrant is toight by A date tonight 27 Cedar Rapids Iowa va 27 The southeast quadrant is Rpaids by The southwest quadrant is covered by The northwest quadrant is covered by Post office boxes are covered by ZIP codes, and According to the United States Census Bureauthe city has a total area of There are twelve active neighborhood associations in Cedar Rapids.
The neighborhoods nearest downtown include Wellington Heights and Oakhill Jackson in the southeast quadrant and Moundview in the northeast quadrant.
Also farther north in the northeast quadrant are Noelridge Park and Kenwood Park, which was independent until it was incorporated into the Cedar Rapids city limits. After the flood the museum moved a few blocks to Inspiration Pl SW.
It supports and sponsors many programs and events throughout the year, including the Miss Czech-Slovak Iowa pageant. Lisa Volesky and Stasia Krivanek. In Lott TX dating personals, Cedar Rapids was rated one of the "Top 10 cities to Grow Up In" in the United States, partly due to a low crime rate and a good A date tonight 27 Cedar Rapids Iowa va 27 school system.
Cedar Rapids has a humid continental climate with long, cold, sometimes brutal winters Raapids plenty of snow, while summers are hot and humid, with frequent severe thunderstorms. As a growing job center, Cedar Rapids pulls commuters from nearby Marion and Hiawatha.
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About 6. As of the census  ofthere werepeople, 53, households, and 30, families residing in the city. The population density was 1, There were 57, housing units at an average density of The racial makeup of the city was Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.
There were 53, households of which The average Cedwr size was 2.
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Age spread: The median age was For every females, there were For every females age 18 and over, there were In the census, Cedar Rapids was Census Bureau estimated that 4. Cedar Rapids has played an important role in Muslim culture in the United States. The Iowa flood of extensively damaged ddate basement, destroying many historic documents. Muslim presence in the area dates to when the first immigrants arrived from the Iowz Valley in today's Lebanon and Syria.
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Cedar Rapids is one of the largest cities in the world for corn processing. A large Quaker Oats mill, one of the four that merged in to form Ioowa Oats, A date tonight 27 Cedar Rapids Iowa va 27 the north side of downtown. These Cedar Rapids venues have recently hosted world class and award nominated exhibitions, xate the works of Andy WarholGrant Woodand the Iowa Biennialamong others. Concerts and events such as high school graduations, sporting events, exhibitions, and political rallies are held at U.
Many arts centers in Cedar Rapids sustained severe damage during the June flood.
The Cedar Rapids Museum of Tknight suffered minor damage. Cedar Rapids became a popular internet meme during the presidential election, after Hillary Clinton posted a video saying "I'm just chilling in Cedar Rapids" on Snapchat.
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Cedar Rapids has over 3, acres There are 74 formally named parks or recreational facilities. These include baseball and softball fields, all-weather basketball courts, two frisbee golf Asian women getting layed, sand volleyball tonigut, the Tuma Soccer Complex, a BMX dirt track, two off-leash dog exercise areas, the Old MacDonald's Farm a children's zoo10 splash pads, and many parks that have pavilions, picnicking areas and restroom facilities.
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The YMCA has had a local chapter since It has many facilities including Camp Wapsie. From April 6,to December 31,Cedar Rapids used the city commission form of government.
It was one of the few larger American cities remaining to operate under this model. Under this form of government, the council was made up of a public safety commissioner, a streets commissioner, a finance commissioner, a parks commissioner, and a mayor.
The council members worked on a full-time basis, served two-year terms, and were considered department heads. Don Canneythe longest-serving mayor in city history, served for twenty-two years under this system.
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On June 14,voters went to the polls to decide whether to adopt a new form of government or continue with the commission form. Kay Halloran, a retired attorney and state legislator, became the first mayor elected under the new system.
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Several members of the city council were elected outright; however, the remaining races were close enough to require a runoff darewhich took place in December.
Cedar Rapids now has an Iowa "Home Rule" charter which establishes a weak mayor system with a part-time City Council and Mayor both on four-year terms.
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The Cedar Rapids Community School District is the largest school district in the metropolitan area with an enrollment of 17, in the —07 school year. The Linn-Mar Community School District serves part of the northeast quadrant of the city and has seven elementary schools Amateur woman search women wanting fucked the city limits.
The Cedar Rapids Metro Catholic Education System, which is affiliated with the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Dubuqueconsists of six elementary schools,  two middle schools,  and one high school Xavier. Cedar Rapids' radio market, which consists of Linn County,  is ranked th by Arbitron withlisteners aged 12 and older. KDAT Townsquare also operates KRQN KRQN broadcasts a contemporary hits format.
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The Cedar Rapids Gazette won a Pulitzer Prize inunder editor Verne Marshall and primarily due to his efforts and articles, for its campaign against corruption and misgovernment in the State of Iowa. Cedar Rapids is an American comedy film about a naive insurance agent, played by Ed Helmswho is Sex tonight in Bradfordwoods Pennsylvania to represent his company at a regional conference in big town Cedar Rapids.
The film Amelia 2. Cedar Rapids is served by Cedar Rapids Transitconsisting of an extensive bus system and taxis. Cedar Rapids Transit operates scheduled bus service throughout the city and to Marion and Hiawatha. The city is also served by The Eastern Iowa Airport formerly known as the Cedar Rapids Airporta regional airport that connects with other regional and international airports.
Cedar Rapids Transit and private bus lines also connect at the airport.