Jones Golf Course has slow start after reopening - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

Jones Golf Course has slow start after reopening

Posted: Updated:
CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

Jones Golf Course in Cedar Rapids re-opened this weekend after being closed for nearly a month due to flooding.

The spring floods did some pretty heavy damage to the back nine holes, so only the front nine will be open this season. Some modifications were made in order to re-open those holes.

Despite finally re-opening, business at the course was pretty slow.

"We want people to know that we are open, we are taking tee times," said Dustin Petrik, Assistant Golf Pro. "Business hasn't been too busy right now because we've had a lot of rain, also, but we expect it to pick up."

Workers at the golf course say the closure hurt the course's income, but weren't sure how much money was lost. They're hoping for a dry summer.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KTIV Television Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Clayton at (712) 239-4100 x209. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.