Welcome to the Red River Valley Water Supply Project

The Red River Valley Water Supply Project will provide supplemental water to central and eastern North Dakota during times of water scarcity so as to protect public health, ensure ongoing economic vitality, and provide for environmental benefits in the river systems.

Large strides expected for water projects
Large strides expected for water projects

NICK SMITH Bismarck Tribune May 22, 2017 State projects of all kinds will be fighting over a shrinking pot of money, but progress in meeting water needs is expected to continue. “With the state

State Water Commission Budget to Provide up to $30M to Red River Valley Water Supply Project
State Water Commission Budget to Provide up to $30M to Red River Valley Water Supply Project

News Release - (May 5, 2017) The North Dakota State Water Commission’s budget for the 2017-2019 biennium has been approved with up to $30 million slated for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project (RRVWSP). 

RRVWSP Progress
RRVWSP Progress

Devastating droughts and disastrous floods are two realities we face in North Dakota, as our weather can vary greatly from season-to-season and year-to-year. Studies show a severe drought, similar to that of the