What We Are Doing

Green3 Grand Forks

Debra Pflughoeft
Sustainability Coordinator
(701) 792-2878

The City of Grand Forks is constantly working to improve how it does business. Part of that is being more sustainable and efficient. The Sustainability Report outlines "Green" initiatives that the city has undertaken. Below you will see a few of the projects the city has done to make Grand Forks a better place to live, work, learn, play, and stay.

Wind Turbine Project at Public Safety Center:
The City of Grand Forks is working with the EERC on a Wind Turbine Project at the city's Public Safety Center in Industrial Park. Here are a few slides showing the results of the first 7 months of the project. CLICK HERE (pdf)

City Building Audits:
The Grand Forks City Council approved an in depth Energy Audit of about a dozen City buildings. This was championed by the Green 3 Resource Committee and made possible by hard work by many city departments and the positive action of the City Council.

Public Transportation:
The City of Grand Forks is "Doing Our Part" to be energy efficient and cost effective as two new Hybrid Buses hit the streets of Grand Forks on Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Traffic Signal Synchronization:
The traffic lights along the corridors of 32nd Ave. S., Columbia Rd., DeMers Ave., Washington St. and Gateway Dr. have all now been equipped to be synchronized for the most efficient movement of traffic

City of Grand Forks
255 N 4th Street * Grand Forks, ND 58203 * Phone (701) 746-INFO