Flood Walls

2019 Flood Fight

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2019 Flood Fight - Frequently Asked Questions

Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • Does the City of Grand Forks have flood protection?

  • Is the Kennedy Bridge open?

  • Is the Point Bridge open?

  • Is the Sorlie Bridge downtown open?

  • What is the current river level in Grand Forks?

  • What roads are closed in GF County due to flooding?

  • Where can I get sandbags?

  • Who will clean my rural road of packed snow?

2019 Flood Fight - News Releases

Sorlie Bridge Closing Monday, April 8, 2019

Post Date:04/07/2019 3:40 PM

Grand Forks, ND – Officials from Grand Forks and East Grand Forks will be closing the Sorlie Bridge on Demers Ave. at noon on Monday, April 8, 2019 due to rising flood waters.

The closures at the Sorlie Bridge need to be installed from the wet side of the floodwalls causing crews to close the bridge prior to water impacting the road.

For up to date information on the 2019 flood fight visit www.grandforksgov.com/flood.

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