After more than a decade of planning and legal challenges, the pace of construction on the $3 billion Red River flood diversion is picking up.
It will take six more years of work to complete the massive project, which will divert water around the Fargo-Moorhead area when the river floods. And soon, a key contract will be awarded for building a key piece of the project’s construction.
- Corps awards a $67 million contract for the Fargo-Moorhead diversion project — April 9, 2021
- Corps awards a $2.2 million contract for the Fargo-Moorhead diversion project — April 2, 2021
- Minnesota DNR Issues Final Agency Decision upholding permit to construct the Fargo-Moorhead Flood Diversion Project — February 10, 2021
- BRRWD grants permit for FM Area Diversion Project — November 6, 2020