WASHINGTON – On Friday, May 17, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa will be in Davenport and Buffalo for meetings with community leaders, emergency managers, small business owners and other Iowans affected by flooding in the region. The topic of the meetings will be the devastating floods impacting eastern Iowa. Grassley will be available for 15 minutes after he surveys flood recovery in Davenport and after his meeting in Buffalo to answer questions from local media. Please RSVP to Alexa Den Herder at alexa_denherder@grassley.senate.gov. Details for each individual stop are below:


Meeting with community leaders

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

City Hall, 3rd floor Council Conference Room

226 West 4th St.


(Closed to press)


Survey flood recovery & meet affected business owners

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

2nd and Pershing St.


Open media availability: 10:45 a.m. – 11 a.m.


Meeting with community leaders

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Buffalo Fire Department

622 Front St.


Open media availability: 12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.