The Red River Watershed Management Board is requesting $47 million from the Minnesota Legislature to help with the development of flood projects. RRWMB Executive Director Robert Sip says there’s a significant amount of water storage that needs to get done. “We have about ten projects in our funding process.” Sip says it’ll come down to the eleventh hour on whether the legislature will approve the funding. “We know that $47 million is a big ask, but we need to get these projects done to offer a little relief.”
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