WDAY: The News Leader

Published April 09, 2011, 12:00 AM

South University Drive

The borrow pit off of South University Drive is a flurry of activity Thursday, April 7, 2011, as the City of Fargo, N.D., scrambles to complete emergency levies before an expected weekend crest of the Red River of the North. If any city is entitled to confidence that it can handle a major spring flood, it's this one. With the Red River lapping at Fargo's doorstep for the third straight year, the local newspaper even wondered if overconfidence was becoming a problem when volunteer turnout was light this week as sandbagging began. (AP Photo/The Forum, Michael Vosburg)
Read the article: City officials encourage homeowners to remain vigilant