Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

House approves downstream protection

Email News Alerts

ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House voted to protect Red River Valley residents downstream from a proposed Fargo-Moorhead flood-prevention project, saying they should not face worse flooding just to protect the river's largest metropolitan area.

Advertisement

The close voice vote came Monday night before the full House voted 92-37 in favor of a public works funding proposal of more than $1 billion.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (218) 333-9200 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement