The City of Cedar Rapids, in partnership with the Kirkwood Small Business Development Center, has launched the Business and Community Kickstart Program (BACK Cedar Rapids). BACK Cedar Rapids provides funding and resources for technical assistance to small businesses recovering from pandemic and derecho related challenges.
Cedar Rapids Animal Care and Control will have a limited opening beginning Monday, May 10, 2021. The shelter, located at 7241 Washington View Parkway SW, has been mostly closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The City of Cedar Rapids is leading an effort to identify remaining obstacles residents are facing in derecho recovery and help refer them to available resources.Volunteers are being sought to help with this assessment process.