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DNR: Cedar Rapids MedQuarter, Zinser wor...

DNR: Cedar Rapids MedQuarter, Zinser worker face penalties for serious environmental, public health violations

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources announced today that the Cedar Rapids medical district, known as the MedQuarter, and Brian Sherron, of Zinser Demolition of Walford, have been ordered to pay administrative penalties for “serious violations” of the DNR’s regulations on underground storage tank removal. Sherron faces a $6,500 administrative penalty and the MedQuarter was […]

Photos: RISE for Climate Action

CEDAR RAPIDS – Nearly 200 people joined together in Greene Square Park on Saturday, Sept. 15, as part of an international effort to address climate change. The RISE for Climate Change action was one of 900 events held internationally  to raise awareness of the Global Climate Action Summit happening in California. Speakers emphasized the importance […]