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Flood protection meeting to be held today

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INDEPENDENCE (KWWL) -

A meeting will be held in Independence today to talk about flooding in Iowa.

Federal officials are looking for ways to lessen the impact of natural disasters on Iowa waterways.

The Wapsipinicon River flooded in 2013, creating issues in several places in eastern Iowa, including Independence.

The meeting Tuesday is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at the Buchanan County Courthouse.

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