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City supports flood relief efforts

May 13, 2018 Mayor Frank Konrad is working closely with emergency officials to support flood relieve efforts. He participated in a ground and air tour today of the severely impacted flood areas within Grand Forks. “It takes a strong community to come together during times of crisis and work together so effectively. I am humbled…

Evacuation alerts issued, water levels forecast to rise to highest since 1948

The RDKB Emergency Operations Centre issued evacuation alerts to virtually all properties in the Kettle and Granby River floodplain. People are asked to be ready to leave their homes at a moment’s notice. A floodplain-wide evacuation alert is in place because water levels in creeks, rivers and lakes are expected to peak at record high…

Flood Alert 2018

May 9, 2018 – 6:30 p.m. PT City of Grand Forks Declares State of Local Emergency The City of Grand Forks has declared a local state of emergency due to increased flooding. The State of Local Emergency will remain in place for the next seven days. A State of Local Emergency is declared by local government…

Flood preparation 2018

May 3, 2018 – The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary reminds private property owners and residents in low-lying areas vulnerable to flooding to make a personal emergency plan and get sandbags and sand in place now, before waters get any higher in the coming days. Several local volunteer groups have already formed in the Grand Forks…

Asset disposal spring 2018

The City is putting the following items up for bid. US Electrical Motors Inc 200 hp well motor 3 phase – 440v   Radiators from City Hall     The items are available for viewing by appointment Monday to Friday 7am – 3:30pm. Please send your viewing request to: David Reid email | 250-442-8266  …

RFP – Mechanical Consulting

RFP Submission Deadline: May 8, 2018 at 2:00pm Grand Forks is seeking Mechanical Condition Assessments for the buildings listed herein. The intent of this project is to study the current condition of the mechanical systems at our facilities to better understand the current condition of these systems and possible capital work(s) that may be required.…