As the Cedar River moved toward the second highest crest in just eight years, the Cedar Rapids Gazette interviewed officials September 23, including Witold Krajewski, Rose & Joseph Summers Chair in Water Resources Engineering, professor of civil and environmental engineering, and director of the Iowa Flood Center.

To read the full story, go to http://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/flood-2016/iowa-flood-center-this-is-a-high-adrenaline-moment-for-us-20160923.