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Located on historic Route 6 at:
4847 W Kimberly Rd., Davenport, IA 52806.
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4847 W. Kimberly Rd., Davenport, IA
New Life for an older Park
We are happy to announce that the Mobile Home Park at 4847 W. Kimberly Rd in Davenport Iowa is under new management and ownership as of August 21st, 2017. The new owners have promised to bring the community back to nice place to live.
Repairs that are planned for the park on West Kimberly include: remodeling the old Brown's Motel into nice efficiency unit apartmentsre-roofing the buildings that require itfixing potholes near the entrancerepairing the waste water treatment plant and bringing it up to modern standards with environmentally friendly and DNR reccommended UV light bulbs instead of the old chlorination system.
The new ownership for this eastern Iowa trailer park will be actively working with the residents at 4847 W Kimberly to make it a great place to live.
The Mobile Home Park at 4847 W Kimberly Rd, in Davenport, IA has received a new name in tribute to the state flower of Iowa. The new ownership decided on "Wild Rose Mobile Home Park." While delicate looking, the Wild Rose is hardy, beautiful and resilient - returning year after year.
A Flower with History
The Iowa legislature chose the Wild Rose to be the motif on a silver tea set presented to the U.S. Navy and used on the battleship Iowa in 1896. When the subject of choosing a state flower came up, advice was sought from the Federation of Women's Clubs in Dubuque, and everyone agreed that the attributes of the wild prairie rose fit perfectly--and on May 6, 1897 it was so designated by the state legislature. Instead of singling out a certain variety, since several species are native to Iowa, lawmakers choose to go with its common name of Wild Rose. It is also known as the Wild Prairie Rose.
It represented resilience and beauty to early European settlers and has longed bee…