General Questions & Comments

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Flood Diversion Board of Authority
4784 Amber Valley Parkway South
Suite 100
Fargo, ND 58104

General Questions & Comments
Request a Tour

Request a Tour

Thank you for your interest in the FM Area Diversion project, which will protect about 235,000 people from catastrophic flooding upon its completion in 2027. Tours are available for interested organizations and groups, depending on site conditions and availability, and should be requested at least four weeks in advance of your desired date(s). We cannot guarantee tours but will do our best to accommodate requests.

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Area(s) of Interest

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Description of areas:

  • Stormwater Diversion Channel and Associated Infrastructure: Construction will begin in 2022 on the 30-mile-long Diversion Channel and county road bridges
  • Southern Embankment and Associated Infrastructure: Includes the Diversion Inlet Structure and Wild Rice River Structure, the site of the Red River Structure, and the initial stretch of a 20-mile earthen dam
  • Local Flood Protection and Associated Infrastructure: Includes floodwalls and levees in Fargo and Moorhead as well as stormwater lift stations
  • Environmental Mitigation Features and Associated Infrastructure: May include wetlands restoration projects, the Upstream Mitigation Area, Oxbow-Hickson-Bakke levee, or cemetery protection

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