Flood restoration and cleanup in the IMU. These photos are from the ground level where ductwork had to be cleaned, the basement level where walls were taken out down to their studs and the sub-basement.
Aerial photographs of The University of Iowa campus. Photos taken when the Iowa River was at about 31 feet. Flood stage for the Iowa River at Iowa City is 22 feet. The previous record was set in 1993 at 28.5 feet.
Iowa Governor Chet Culver, United States Senators Tom Harkin and Charles Grassley, and United States Congressman Dave Loebsack survey campus flooding with President Sally Mason on Friday, June 13, 2008.
The Office of the Provost offered lunch to flood workers under a tent on the Gibson Square lawn. Faculty and staff members volunteered to serve workers to say thanks for their flood cleanup work. Hamburgers and brats were served for an estimated 300…