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Quad City Segway Tours opened April 1


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Posted Online: April 10, 2013, 10:40 am
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Submitted press release.

DAVENPORT -- Quad City Segway Tours opened April 1, locally owned and operated by a Quad City family, Quad City Segway is based out of the Visitor Center at Union Station, 102 South Harrison Street, Davenport.
Guests can choose between either a one-hour, or a two-hour guided tour with a Special Tour Guide leading the way. Tours run along the Mississippi Riverfront from Davenport out to Credit Island and back.
Tours are for groups of two to ten people, ages 14 and up.
For information and reservations, visit www.quadcitysegway.com, or contact Cole Chaplin 563-594-8839 or chaplinsegway@hotmail.com





















 



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1914 -- 100 years ago: Wires of the defunct Union Electric Co. are being removed by city electricians.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The Bishop Hill softball team won the championship in WHB"S Mississippi Valley tournament at Douglas Park.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A boom in apartment construction has hit Rock Island, with approximately 300 units either in or near the construction stage or due for an early rezoning decision.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Members of the Bi-State Metropolitan Planning Commission are hoping to revive their push for a new $70 million four-lane bridge spanning the Mississippi River.






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