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Old 11-22-2013, 09:20 PM
 
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PrairieHawkMom- I am passing on the Cedar Rapids property. I'm between 2 rental properties right now, one in North Liberty...where my kids would go to Van Allen or a property in Iowa City where my kids would go to Horn Elementary....hopefully deciding soon!!

Thanks for the continued discussion
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Old 11-23-2013, 08:46 PM
 
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@carshell van allen is the second newest elementary in north liberty. It is less than 8 years old I believe. Depending on where you are looking, it might even be within walking distance. Good Luck!
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Old 11-29-2013, 12:36 PM
 
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Ripped from today's headlines ( via KCRG/Gazette )
(Links aren't working but these are the headlines )

Johnson-County-Drug-Task-Force-Rounds-Up-Suspects
(North Liberty residents predominantly)
Police-Say-North-Liberty-Woman-Tried-To-Attack-Partner-With-Knife

Could you find numerous police call-outs for Iowa City? Sure. But if you eliminate the public intox and similar calls that are limited to the downtown bars and college students, it is not so staggering.
For its size North Liberty has a reputation for drug issues and other problems. Between the two, I would go with Iowa City in a heartbeat. Just perhaps not near the campus/ bar scene.

Last edited by PrairieHawkMom; 11-29-2013 at 12:41 PM.. Reason: links are not working
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Old 01-23-2014, 06:09 AM
 
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Regarding the "KCRG Headline".... Nonsense. North Liberty is just as good an area as Iowa City. I lived for many years in both locations. It just depends on your preference.

All 3 of my kids went to Horn Elementary. It is a GREAT school.... one of the best in Iowa City.
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