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Flood Review: Full coverage of the April 30th flood wall breach downtown Davenport

As business owners band together to recoup their losses and get back on their feet, we remember the moments when the struggle began, back on April 30th.
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Business owners downtown Davenport have formed a coalition to bring a united front of requests to city leaders.  This comes more than two months after the Mississippi River breached a temporary flood wall at Pershing Avenue and 2nd Street.

Cleanup and more flood prevention has been top of m

ind for business owners since the Tuesday, April 30 flood.  Some businesses have found ways to reopen, like
Bootleg Hill Meadery
and
QQ Beauty Supply
, while
others remain closed.

Related: Owners of small business in Davenport build their own wall around shop to protect against flooding

Flood victims have been offered assistance through FEMA; those affected must apply by July 1st.