Flood Recovery

The 2008 Flood
Like many residents, businesses, and other local governments, Linn County has worked to recover from the June 2008 flood that devastated our community and our state.

The 2008 flood is the largest natural disaster in Iowa's history. At the time, it was the fifth largest natural disaster in U.S. history in terms of public infrastructure. Linn County has made tremendous progress since 2008 and we invite you to browse the information provided.