Mississippi River http://tspr.org en MODOT Could Elevate Flooded Highway in Clark County http://tspr.org/post/modot-could-elevate-flooded-highway-clark-county <p>Improvements could be made to a highway in Clark County that is prone to flooding, as long as voters support a new sales tax next month.</p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:14:07 +0000 Jason Parrott 56291 at http://tspr.org MODOT Could Elevate Flooded Highway in Clark County Flood Protection in Southeast Iowa http://tspr.org/post/flood-protection-southeast-iowa <p>Cities and counties along the Mississippi River are preparing for a surge of high water. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:00:03 +0000 Jason Parrott 55859 at http://tspr.org Flood Protection in Southeast Iowa Ridding the Mississippi River of Asian Carp http://tspr.org/post/ridding-mississippi-river-asian-carp <p>Two <a href="http://Western Illinois University" target="_blank">Western Illinois University </a>faculty members are researching ways to mitigate Asian carp in the upper Mississippi River basin. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:46:17 +0000 Emily Boyer 55073 at http://tspr.org Ridding the Mississippi River of Asian Carp Repairs for Old Fort Madison http://tspr.org/post/repairs-old-fort-madison <p>A replica of <a href="http://www.fortmadison-ia.com/index.aspx?NID=265" target="_blank">Old Fort Madison </a>on the city's riverfront is around a quarter century old. This means it might be time for some repairs.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:57:46 +0000 Frannie Smith 54266 at http://tspr.org Repairs for Old Fort Madison Proposed Nauvoo-Montrose Ferry Delayed http://tspr.org/post/proposed-nauvoo-montrose-ferry-delayed <p>The ferry planned to cross the Mississippi River between Nauvoo, Illinois and Montrose, Iowa will not make its maiden voyage this summer as planned. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 20:26:51 +0000 Emily Boyer 52179 at http://tspr.org Proposed Nauvoo-Montrose Ferry Delayed