Meeting with Diversion Authority

September 02 2015 12:15 aaa

Wednesday afternoon, Hoeven will meet with representatives of the Fargo Moorhead Area Diversion Project who are working to establish permanent flood protection measures for the region. The meeting will focus on the need to implement comprehensive flood protections and also the importance of public private partnerships (P3s) to leverage private investment, save money and construct permanent protections for the Red River Valley.

In addition to Senator Hoeven, there will be statements from:

  • Darrell Vanyo - Chair Diversion Authority
  • Governor Dalrymple
  • Senator Heitkamp
  • Carson Oulette - Representing Senator Franken
  • Allison Myhre - Representing Congressman Peterson
  • Lisa Gibbens - Representing Congressman Cramer

WHEN: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Call to Order and Opening Statements: 12:10 p.m. CT

Media Availability: 1:05 p.m. CT

WHERE: Fargo City Hall, Commission Room

200 3rd Street N