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Published May 05, 2009, 08:54 AM

Area leaders to ask for permanent protection

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Governors, Mayors, and members of Congress will try and convince lawmakers in Washington, D.C., there's a need for permanent flood protection in the Red River Valley. Much of the time will be spent with the Corps of Engineers who will head the potential future projects. In terms of permanent solutions this is where the magic needs to happen, along the Red River, on both sides which is why Minnesota and North Dakota have joined forces to rally support on Capitol Hill.

By: Kelsey Soby, WDAY

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