to Nicholas Johnson's Coralville Rain Forest Web Site
Selection of Rain Forest Site Expected This Month
March 4, 2006
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David Oman, executive director of The Environmental Project that is proposing the indoor rain forest, said Friday he hopes project board members choose a site during a March 29 meeting.
Three board members — former Maytag CEO Leonard Hadley of Cedar Rapids, Betsy Roe of Central College in Pella and former State Auditor Richard Johnson of Sheldahl — are reviewing submissions from seven groups.
came from groups in Tiffin, Riverside, Coralville, Grinnell, Des Moines,
Pella and Dubuque.