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Reservoir embankment's potential to collapse poses new hurdle for Red River Valley Water Supply Project
Reservoir embankment's potential to collapse poses new hurdle for Red River Valley Water Supply Project

Photo by USACE By Patrick Springer on Jun 16, 2017 FARGO — Safety concerns over the potential failure of a reservoir embankment have emerged as a new complication confronting a proposed pipeline ...

Parts of North Dakota now in moderate drought
Parts of North Dakota now in moderate drought

Friday, June 2, 2017 FARGO (KCND) - The latest U.S. Drought monitor now shows about a quarter of North Dakota is in a moderate drought.   State climatologist Adnan Akyuz says the state just went through ...

Up to $30M for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project in the State Water Commission Budget
Up to $30M for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project in the State Water Commission Budget

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).  Of the $30 million ...

New Board Members Join the Lake Agassiz Water Authority
New Board Members Join the Lake Agassiz Water Authority

The Lake Agassiz Water Authority (LAWA) Board of Directors welcomes new representation to the board.  LAWA is comprised of cities and rural water systems in the Red River Valley, including the eastern 13 counties ...

Project Plans for 2017-2019
Project Plans for 2017-2019

The news that the North Dakota Legislature had approved $30 million for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project (RRVWSP) was met with a sigh of relief from project supporters.  “We’re grateful ...

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 ...

Funding request for project trimmed
Funding request for project trimmed

Funding request for project trimmed The Leader-News & Underwood News Alyssa Meier, Editor   After initially requesting $150 million, Red River Valley Water Supply Project officials are now asking the ...

Moving water across Nd
Moving water across Nd

By Keith Norman on Mar 25, 2017           The political climate for proceeding with the Red River Valley Water Supply Project looks good at the federal level, ...

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