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More than $84.1 Million announced for Iowa flood recovery

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- Iowa will receive more than $84 million to go toward flood recovery.

Gov. Chet Culver and Congressman Dave Loebsack, held a conference call with HUD Secretary Ron Sims and Iowa Department of Economic Development Director Bret Mills Thursday morning to make the announcement.

$84,126,989 is from Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The money is more than 25 percent of HUD's total allocation in CDBG funding to thirteen states.  

Online producer:  Adam Amdor

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