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After the city celebrated a milestone in housing redevelopment, Save Cedar Rapids Heritage called attention to properties that still need help.

By Sarah Binder

CEDAR RAPIDS–More than 1,000 homes were destroyed in the floods of 2008. During a public tour hosted by the city of Cedar Rapids Saturday, Mayor Ron Corbett announced that more than 1,300 have been rebuilt, thanks to $200 million in public and private investment.