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University of Iowa to receive $6.5 Million from FEMA for flood recovery

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The University of Iowa will receive FEMA money to help rebuild from the damaging floods of 2008. $6.5 million will go to the University to help repair the student union on campus.

The money will be used to make the bottom floor accessible again. The book store, food court, and student lounge will be repaired. The money will also help build a flood wall and terrace around the building, as well as a bowling alley for the students.

 

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