Charles City (2010-2011)

County 
Floyd

The Cedar River runs through the downtown of Charles City, located in Floyd County, making the downtown a central place for gathering, business, entertainment, and more. Following the floods of 2008, the City is interested in transforming the northern bank of the river to a park that would utilize space and mitigate future flood risks without losing the downtown as a hub of the City.

Charles City (2010-2011) Projects

2010-2011

Charles City Waterfront and Credit Trading

Graduate students in the School of Urban and Regional Planning developed a market analysis for a kayak park on Cedar River and made recommendations for linking the new park to downtown. Students also drafted recommendations to enhance the quality of...