Grand Rapids flooding

9:08 pm
Sun April 21, 2013

Grand Rapids mayor says it's too early to estimate cost of damage from flooding

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River may stay above flood stage until Thursday
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - It still is too early to put a dollar amount on flood damages in the city, but preventative costs have racked up at least a $500,000 bill, Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell said.
10:02 am
Sun April 21, 2013

Grand River expected to crest Monday

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13 straight days of rain cause flooding in Grand Rapids area
The Grand River reached 21.67 feet at 5 a.m. this morning, according to the National Weather Service. Flood stage is 18 feet, and the river is projected to rise to 22.7 feet by Monday morning, , according to the latest predictions.