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GF flood protection will need future maintenance


GRAND FORKS — While the city regularly maintains its flood protection system, eventually the need for more significant fixes will arise.

The English Coulee Diversion Channel is already starting to erode, and Assistant City Engineer Mark Walker said the city expects in the coming years to do several preventive maintenance projects.

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Charly Haley
Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn. Read more of her reporting about the city of Grand Forks at
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