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Fargo plans to build protections to 42.5 feet after getting bleak new flood forecast

Published 03/21/2013, INFORUM

Strong April rains could be like pouring 'accelerant on a fire,' risk of 38-foot flood put at 50 percent
FARGO - After receiving a bleak forecast on how spring’s slow start is increasing the risk of a severe flood, city officials here are planning to protect against a 2009-level flood – a task that will require laying around 1 million sandbags.

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