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Provide input on CDBG funds
09/10/2020
Take a survey to let Davenport know how to use more than $1 million in Community Development Block Grant funds
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Jersey Ridge Rd | Water Main and Resurfacing
Jersey Ridge Rd | Water Main and Resurfacing
09/08/2020
Jersey Ridge open between Garfield and George Washington...
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City observes labor day
09/03/2020
Solid waste will be collected one day late all week
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Slopertown Rd Reconstruction
Slopertown Rd Reconstruction
09/02/2020
Slopertown Rd will be closed between Harrison and Division Streets...
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Bridge Improvements on Division St at Duck Creek Bridge
Bridge Improvements on Division St at Duck Creek Bridge
08/28/2020
Check out the progress on the Division St Bridge over Duck Creek...
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3 things to know for 2nd August council cycle
08/18/2020
Trick or Treat, River Drive parking lot and Adler Theatre stage floor or on consideration
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Davenport Police holds a press briefing with U.S. Attorney's Office
Law Enforcement operation results in the arrest of known gang members
08/13/2020
DPD committed to addressing gun violence in the Quad Cities
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W Locust St Resurfacing Begins Mon Jul 13
W Locust St Resurfacing Begins Mon Jul 13
08/12/2020
W Locust will be down to one lane of travel in each direction....
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City's economic diversity recognized
08/07/2020
Davenport's mix of Fortune 500 companies and small businesses highlighted as an economy that should bounce back well from pandemic
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Pine Knoll will be repurposed as apartments for senior citizens
Pine Knoll gets new use
08/06/2020
Iowa Finance Authority approved tax credits to a developer to covert the former Vera French residential facility to senior living apartments
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City Hall cornerstone
Aug. 12 Council cycle: 3 things to know
08/04/2020
Urban Homestead, student resource officers and neighborhood street construction will be voted on at Aug. 12 Council meeting
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DPD questions taco festival
07/30/2020
Event is unconfirmed and has no location at this time
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Iowa Parks and Rec Association's Steve Jordison presents award to Nick Wagner, J.D. Walls, Parks and Rec Director Chad Dyson and Mayor Mike Matson
Local Rotary gets award for Miracle Field
07/27/2020
Local Rotary Clubs worked to raise more than $100,000 for the Miracle Field that opened in 2019
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Davenport City Hall
Mayor Matson discusses inclusive hiring
07/23/2020
Mayor and staff chat about practices; also reminds of the importance of social distancing
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Bix runners on Brady Street
Virtual Bix safety tips
07/23/2020
DPD warns that streets won't be closed; runners should be aware of their surroundings
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Mayor thanks public safety agencies
07/17/2020
Matson shows community appreciation of numerous agencies in search for Breasia Terrell
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CitiBus changes on agenda
07/14/2020
Public hearing on transit recommendations are among three things to know about the July 15 Committee of the Whole
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2020 Davenport Census graphic
Meginnis gives Census update
07/13/2020
City continues to reach out as Census enumerators will soon begin knocking on doors
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W 46th St Resurfacing
W 46th St Resurfacing
07/10/2020
W 46th St will be closed between Marquette and just east of Warren St...
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Fire Chief Mike Carlsten addresses City Council ahead of firefighters being sworn in
Four new firefighters sworn
07/09/2020
Firefighters had their training condensed and completed on shift because of COVID-19
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City Administrator's second quarter update
City Administrator's 2nd quarter update released
07/09/2020
Employees get training on recognizes promotions, provides construction update; highlights programs and initiatives
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Safe, stable and welcoming community
Mayor Matson's State of the City address
06/30/2020
Mayor touts Davenport's well-protected community, sustainable infrastructure, fiscal vitality, welcoming neighborhoods, high performing government and vibrant region
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3 things to know: 7/1 Committee of the Whole
06/30/2020
Public hearings on DFD fire training center and Duck Creek bike path resurfacing, and Davenport high schools graduations
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Davenport's Star Spangled Extravaganza logo for July 3 fireworks postponed
Star Spangled Extravaganza Postponed
06/29/2020
City Council responded to community for Independence Day fireworks but due to public safety concerns is postponed
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Figge Art Museum
Davenport ranked among best American cities
06/23/2020
Report places city 29th of 100; noting prosperity and cultural amenities in rankings for cities of 100,000 to 500,000 population
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E 46th St Improvements | Brady to Welcome Way
E 46th St Improvements | Brady to Welcome Way
06/09/2020
E 46th St between Brady and Welcome Way is open
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E Kimberly Rd Pavement Repairs
E Kimberly Rd Pavement Repairs
06/02/2020
Beginning Mon Apr 20, E Kimberly Rd will be reduced one lane of travel in each direction...
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Mayor Mike Matson speaks at a press conference about unrest, announcing curfew
Mayor Matson's statement about unrest, curfew starts at 9 p.m.
06/01/2020
"Damage and bodily harm don't promote justice;" curfew starts at 9 p.m.
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Davenport Main library to reopen
05/29/2020
Access is limited, so patrons will be required to utilize services within 15 minutes of entering
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Flags for Memorial day
City closures in observance of memorial day
05/20/2020
Most facilities closed for Memorial Day; garbage, recycling, bulky waste and yard waste will be one day late
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Municipal pools to remain closed
05/18/2020
COVID-19 keeps pools, aquatic centers closed; decision on spraygrounds still to be made
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Better Roads Ahead Davenport
Better Roads Ahead Davenport
05/16/2020
City launches new website and text alerts...
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Summer 2020 Party in the Park Cancelled
05/08/2020
This year's expanded event returns with an eighth date
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W 76th St Pavement Improvements
W 76th St Pavement Improvements
05/01/2020
Traffic will be diverted to the outside lanes of W 76th St...
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Governor extends closures of businesses and public gathering places for Davenport, Scott County
Governor extends closures of businesses and public gathering places for Davenport, Scott County
04/30/2020
Governor extends closures of businesses and public gathering places for Davenport, Scott County
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Elm and 13th St Railroad Overpass/Bridges
Elm and 13th St Railroad Overpass/Bridges
04/25/2020
Elm St and 13th St railroad bridges/overpasses...
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2019/2020 Snow and Ice Event Response
2019/2020 Snow and Ice Event Response
04/17/2020
Teams will spot treat roads this morning...
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City to limit building access
03/19/2020
Health of employees, community brought about decision to make change
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We Count! Census 2020 logo
Census Committee updates on initiatives
03/18/2020
As Census draws near, committee members talk about initiatives like PSAs, outreach, billboards, door hangers and more
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Mayor Mike Matson, right, and the mayors of Bettendorf, Moline and Rock Island look on at a community COVID-19 update
COVID-19 update, recommendations
03/13/2020
Public health officials hope to slow spread of virus in community and avoid overwhelming local health care resources
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The entrance to Costco on 53rd Street
City leaps forward since last Leap Day
02/28/2020
Retail, dining and industrial projects have added to Davenport's fabric since last Leap Day in 2016
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Commercial DREAM Project logo
City accepting Commercial DREAM applications
02/28/2020
Applications for blighted or with exterior code violations are due by 5 p.m. on April 30
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E 53rd St Reconstruction and Widening Project
E 53rd St Reconstruction and Widening Project
02/26/2020
Council approved the award of a contract to...
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Many Projects are Scheduled for the 2020 Construction Season
Many Projects are Scheduled for the 2020 Construction Season
02/23/2020
$28 M in Street and Sewer Improvements Scheduled for 2020
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Draft drawing of River Heritage Park railroad crossing
Crossing restoration to start this spring
02/07/2020
Work includes raising up bike path between Pershing Avenue and LeClaire Park bandshell
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S Concord Closed Due to River and Ice
S Concord Closed Due to River and Ice
01/28/2020
S Concord has re-opened...
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Keep up with budget process
01/17/2020
Materials will be posted as they are presented to elected officials
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City observes MLK Day
01/15/2020
City offices are closed, but River's Edge will be open and Citibus, solid waste remain on regular schedule
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Davenport Fire Capt. Ron Burchette
DFD's Burchette honored
01/15/2020
Captain is recognized for his haz mat work
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City kicks off Good Neighbor Project
01/15/2020
Program serves as more informal neighborhood watch and promotes engagement
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Crow Creek Spill
Crow Creek Spill
01/08/2020
The Iowa DNR and City staff investigated a red sheen in Crow Creek yesterday...
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Mayor Mike Matson, Chief Paul Sikorski and Major Jeff Bladel stand with five new officers after their swearing in
Five new DPD officers sworn in
01/07/2020
They begin field officer training immediately after graduating from Iowa Law Enforcement Academy last month
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Native Plants and Habitat
Native Plants and Habitat
01/02/2020
Native plants provide valuable habitat for birds. On National Bird Day...
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Officer Epigmenio Canas stands with equipment being sent to Savoonga, Alaska's police department
DPD officer helps Alaska department
01/02/2020
Officer Epigmenio "Peme" Canas raised money to buy equipment for Savoonga Police Department
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Happy New Year 2020
Offices closed for New Years Day
12/27/2019
Most facilities closed; solid waste is a day late Wednesday through Friday
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Volunteer with inflatable snowman promoting Davenport Police Association Toy Drive
Thanks from DPA for toy drive help
12/27/2019
Community provides "tremendous support" to assist Family Resources Inc., and Quad-City children
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Davenport named Best Holiday River Town by River Travel Magazine
Davenport named Best Holiday River Town
12/26/2019
River Travel Magazine notes several holiday events in making pronouncement
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Santa Claus figurine on ice skates
Christmas closures for City
12/19/2019
All offices closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, with solid waste collection pushed back starting Wednesday
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Davenport Mayor Frank Klipsch and mayors from Bettendorf, Riverdale and Panorama Park sign wastewater treatment agreement
Mayors sign wastewater agreement
12/09/2019
Pact between Davenport, Bettendorf, Riverdale and Panorama Park updates need to make improvements to wastewater treatment plant
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Main St Landing Update
Main St Landing Update
12/06/2019
Finish work is scheduled to begin in early spring...
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Mayor Frank Klipsch
Mayor's statement on Shenanigan's
12/04/2019
Ongoing issues with venue draws concern
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Median Removal on River Dr Between Perry and Iowa
Median Removal on River Dr Between Perry and Iowa
11/26/2019
River Dr will be closed to westbound traffic at 4th St for removal of the medians between...
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Rockingham Rd Resurfacing
Rockingham Rd Resurfacing
11/22/2019
Rockingham Rd to Re-open Sat Nov 23rd...
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City to host CDBG workshop
11/21/2019
Dec. 5 event is mandatory for grant applicants
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Thanksgiving cornucopia
City observes Thanksgiving
11/18/2019
Most City facilities closed Nov. 28-29; solid waste will be one day late
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Eastern Ave Resurfacing
Eastern Ave Resurfacing
11/15/2019
Eastern Ave reduced to one lane alternating lane of travel on Tue Nov 19...
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2019 Flood Response
2019 Flood Response
11/13/2019
The Flood Plan has been deactivated.
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Firefighters Nathan King, Ben Andersen and Jordan Miller stand with Chief Mike Carlsten, Assistant Chief Robb Macdougall and District Chief Brian Mohr after being sworn in
DFD swears in 3 firefighters
11/09/2019
Firefighters Nathan King, Ben Andersen and Jordan Miller bring diverse backgrounds to fire service
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Updates to City's Flood Plan
Updates to City's Flood Plan
11/06/2019
Work on the City's flood plan and recovery continues as city staff puts the...
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Davenport North High School U.S. Marine Corps Junior ROTC marches in the 2019 Halloween parade
Congrats Halloween parade winners
11/04/2019
Cub Scout Pack 667 leads list with the Mayor's Trophy; awards to be handed out at Nov. 13 City Council meeting
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Height Exhibits for Elmore Corners
11/02/2019
Exhibits show building heights at 55, 80 and 120 feet
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Field of U.S. flags
City observes Veterans Day
10/31/2019
City offices are closed; solid waste, recycling will be picked up one day late; veterans can ride free on CitiBus
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Pumpkins
New Halloween parade route released
10/23/2019
The revised route is shorter with no turns
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Skybridge lit in purple at night
City Council will consider refreshed brand
10/16/2019
Decades-old logo and brand needs an updated feel
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Adler Theatre marquee and blade sign
Adler marquee wins award
10/11/2019
Installed in 2018, it was recognized recently by Sign of the Times magazine
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Controlled Burns Fall 2019
Controlled Burns Fall 2019
10/10/2019
Controlled burns are a tool used to control the spread of invasive and noxious...
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Grant Application Submitted for Elm St Bridge
Grant Application Submitted for Elm St Bridge
10/10/2019
The City Council approved a grant application to the Iowa Clean Air Attainment Program...
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Jersey Ridge Rd Joint Replacement
Jersey Ridge Rd Joint Replacement
10/10/2019
Jersey Ridge Rd will be reduced to one lane in each direction between 41st and 46th St...
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DFD, Bettendorf Fire start aid agreement
10/08/2019
Eastern Davenport, west Bettendorf will get aid from each city in case of a structure fire under aid agreement
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Provide Input on Quad City Area Long Range Transportation Plan
Provide Input on Quad City Area Long Range Transportation Plan
09/27/2019
Prosperous, innovative, and connected metropolitan areas start with a plan...
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Fairmount St Reconstruction
Fairmount St Reconstruction
09/27/2019
Beg Wed Oct 2nd, Fairmount St will be closed between Lombard and W Central Park...
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Winter is Just Around the Corner
Winter is Just Around the Corner
09/13/2019
Are you Prepared?
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Veterans Memorial Parkway DOT Required Inspection
Veterans Memorial Parkway DOT Required Inspection
09/04/2019
Follow signed detour or avoid Veterans Memorial Parkway and Jersey Ridge Rds on...
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2019 CDBG open house graphic
Provide CDBG input at open house
08/26/2019
City expects about $1 million that can be used in a number of areas so is seeking recommendations
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City observes Labor Day
08/23/2019
Most offices are closed; garbage, recycling, bulky waste and yard waste pickup will be one day late all week
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Lincoln Ave Street Reconstruction Begins Aug 5th
Lincoln Ave Street Reconstruction Begins Aug 5th
08/01/2019
Beg Mon Aug 5th, Lincoln Ave will be closed between W Locust and W Central Park...
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Main St Landing Phase I Update
Main St Landing Phase I Update
08/01/2019
Work on Phase 1 of the Main St Landing project is progressing… slowly.
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Quad-City Times Bix 7 runners
Bix 7, Street Fest bring street closures
07/24/2019
Several downtown streets and bus routes will be affected at various times for weekend events
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Dillion Fountain surrounded by flood waters in spring, 2019
State seeking flood impact info
07/19/2019
Survey addresses housing impacts and unmet needs faced by residents due to flooding
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City Council receives flood report
07/16/2019
City requested report following flood protection breach; recommendations being implemented
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Riverfront concert update graphic
Concerts return to bandshell July 14
07/08/2019
As the water recedes, Riverfront concert series picks up with a celebration with Red, White and Boom!
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Stormwater BMP 50/50 Cost Share Program
Stormwater BMP 50/50 Cost Share Program
07/07/2019
The City has a new 50/50 Cost Share Program to help reduce water pollution and reduce flooding...
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Sump Pump and Downspout Discharges
Sump Pump and Downspout Discharges
07/05/2019
Directing discharges to a neighbor’s house or yard can cause tension between...
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Dillon Fountain in flood, at 21.08 feet
Flood task force meets
07/05/2019
Watch video of Mayor Klipsch's opening comments and the 22-member panel's first meeting
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Closures on River Dr for Work on Skybridge
Closures on River Dr for Work on Skybridge
07/05/2019
Beginning Mon Jul 8th, westbound River Dr will be detoured at Brady St for...
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Red White and Boom Event Details
Red White and Boom Event Details
07/02/2019
Wondering where to watch the fireworks?
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