River rising in Meredosia, but ESDA director says residents are “resilient”

By Gary Scott on June 23, 2015 at 1:06pm

Pictures show the boat dock on the south side of Meredosia; the river bank has extended about 100-200 feet.

Parking lots and back yards on land near the Illinois River in Meredosia are either partially or completely submerged as crews prepare to fight the flooding.

Jim McCabe has this report: