1997 Flood Commemoration
Grand Forks, ND – Grand Forks Mayor Michael R. Brown and East Grand Forks Mayor Steve Gander will meet on the Sorlie Bridge on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at noon to acknowledge the date of the crest of the 1997 Flood as well as the work done over the past 20 years.
“It’s partnerships like the one with East Grand Forks that have brought our communities back stronger and better than ever.” Grand Forks Mayor Michael R. Brown said. “I look forward to seeing what our communities can accomplish over the next 20 years.”
There is no formal program scheduled for this occasion but all are welcome to join in a testament to our communities partnerships. Both former and current federal, state, and local officials may be in attendance including the Grand Forks City Council. Therefore a quorum may be present.