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Citizen Times Newspaper Archives Apr 16 1964, Page 1

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Citizen-Times (Newspaper) - April 16, 1964, Cedar Rapids, IowaLibrary Cedar rapids. Iowa toe Small Stream touched off a inhabited by a number of protest by Fineva Piure a w com a we roller skates from his f2et flurry of protest residents along the me Cloud run Stream the Linn county Conser vation office and local wildlife enthusiasts and has resulted in a report of the incident of Trout Sunfish and several species of minnows. By Tom Kuncl Handelan told the citizen times editor citizen times that he if this City has a slum had taken samples of Oak Hill is it. The water and pictures it s not a pretty place of the fish kill to be to live now Many of cd Wiki Pic sent to Homes to its Homes Are ram state conservation the state conservation shackle its Yards lit commission and the commission and for tired its streets state Board of health study by the state de rutted and unpaved. Sewage was pumped apartment of health. Fiut it could be a Nice int the Spring fed Handelan was not cer place to live Stream by a construct Tain what action might Ion company repair either department but and ing a broken sewer noted that there Are main near me Cloud that expressly Nave Ueen run in be Cedar rap forbid the dumping of waiting for the other sewage or other harm to move and to Date Ful matter into Public neither is moving very Waterways and that fast action could be taken the problem of blight the experts think so so do those who live on the Hill but both sides have been ids. Sewage was by passed into the Stream in order to allow re pair of the main. Work on the project was the City under and neglect were completed saturday these statutes Al focused most recently according to Linn though he doubted that an advisory team county the Laws would be in report made by the officer conservation voted in the Mccloud Orlan Handelan the sewage pumping was response what happened Here Ible for destroying All seemed More in the of the nature of a Misander the mile Long Creek. Handelan s office was called in to investigate conditions planning about the sew America better committee of the Nat ional association of real estate boards and was submitted to standing than a Del the City Council As part the of a. City wide look at officer Community develop Handelan stated ment projects and that he had spoken to problems in 1962. Both the City Engineer the committee re ing department and to urged immediate fish the Banks. According to Han Delan there was Little the concern incident and conditions in Oak Hill but advised ing that both had pledged against future j 3q "3aws due i 8fini 00 i by of children find this run Down Home a to. Play. It has been condemned but by razing the neighbor ions in the but Hood. Added hopefully that noting the serious Oak Hill can become nature of the problem one of the outstanding the report said that neighbourhoods of this area contains Cedar rapids through Tyft tempting place not yet cited for eventual clearance and re development in a comm Unity renewal pro Gram study made earlier. The comm some of the most Sev extensive rehabilitate it tee arguing against the use of the Bull he been Dozer to solve Ike on 13 severe housing Condit Ion the area

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