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Rally For Shelter Nov 20, 2019

Grand Forks has no extreme weather shelter and winter is upon us. People are worried that the homeless will likely face life threatening conditions because of this situation. On Nov 20, 2019 a rally was held in Gyro Park to call attention to this and plea for the currently empty facility that had been the […]

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Fight The System Effectively

NOTE: This has been updated (June 18) to include the video of the meeting. The situation around the homeless in our small town has become a hotly contentious issue. Even though we had a flood of historic proportions last year that has created major problems for home owners, businesses and the city in general this […]

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City Council Meetings of Mar 11, 2019

Grand Forks City Council had a full day with 3 public meetings starting at 9AM and ending near 9PM. Two items appeared in both meetings: Library repairs – something tangible council can work on . . . and Whispers of Hope; a thing not as easily solved. Committee of the Whole saw 3 delegations BC […]

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City Council Meeting – Jan 28, 2019

Council held 3 meetings on Jan 28. There was a Budget Planning session in the afternoon followed by an in-camera meeting. The Regular meeting of council happened in the evening. Minutes REGISTERED PETITIONS AND DELEGATIONS Circle of Indigenous Nations Society COUNCIL REPORTS RDKB REPORT RECOMMENDATIONS FROM STAFF FOR DECISIONS Council – Local Travel Reimbursement BYLAWS […]