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Irrigation City Park

City Park Irrigation Fixed

Many residents noticed that the playing field at City Park was fairly brown. The irrigation system broke earlier in the year but it has now been repaired. Residents may notice watering at City Park during the day to recover the field, and the occasional watering during the day at other sites as staff continue to…

water leak repaired June 2017

Water Leak at 2nd St and Central Ave

Update 6/29/2017: Argosy Construction Group is repairing the leak today! Some customers will be without water for a couple of hours, but those affected have been hand delivered notification. 5/26/2017: One of the valves in the water main is leaking through the valve packing. This means there is water in the intersection. We’re monitoring the…



Public Notices


Kettle River in Grand Forks

Water Levels Update

June 2, 2017 – From the EOC: “This morning, the forecast models have been reduced to levels below those experienced in early May. With low call volumes to the EOC and lower forecasted river levels, we do not anticipate being open after today.” You can find more information on the RDKB website.

Kettle River in Grand Forks

Rising River and Creek Levels

Update June 2, 2017 – Water levels are projected to remain high but not more than on May 6. Please keep any sand bags in place. Do not pump water from your basement into the sewer system. Update May 24, 2017 – The RDKB has re-activated the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) in response to rising projected…

Council Meeting Chambers

PUBLIC NOTICE: Change of COTW and Regular Meeting Dates

The Committee of the Whole Meeting and the Regular Meeting of Council scheduled for Monday, June 12th, 2017, will now be held on Monday, June 19th, 2017 at: 7217 – 4th Street City Hall Council Chambers

sewer back online

Sewer System Back Online

At approximately 12:00pm on Thursday, staff were alerted to a series of failures at Industrial Lift Station. This is the one next to the lagoons that takes wastewater from all of the City and pushes it to the treatment plant. Staff acted immediately by channeling the wastewater directly into the sewage lagoons using hydro-vac trucks and…


PUBLIC NOTICE: 2017 PROPOSED PERMISSIVE TAX EXEMPTIONS

September 21st, 2016 – Pursuant to Section 227 of the Community Charter, Public Notice is hereby given that Grand Forks City Council is considering adopting proposed 2017 Annual Tax Exemption Bylaw 2033 to exempt certain properties used for worship and not-for-profit purposes from taxation in 2017.