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I am the online editor at The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. I graduated from Minnesota State University Moorhead in 1993. My work began appearing in The Forum in 1991.

Edgewood goes under

Even with the lower expected crest, Edgewood golf course couldn’t hold back the Red. On Sunday, the course had patchy flooding, mostly around the ponds on Nos. 8 and 9 visible from the clubhouse.

On Monday, most of the course was filled with water.

 

Road closures in Fargo

FARGO – The following road closures took effect Monday morning:

  • Elm St. will be closed between 16th and 13th avenues north.
  • 64th Avenue South will be closed between 33rd and 27th streets south by drain 53.

The following restrictions will take effect Tuesday:

  •  In the Harwood Drive, Hackberry, and South River Road areas, on-street parking will be restricted and converted into one-way streets for sandbag delivery and placement. The entire area east of University Drive from Harwood Drive to 40th Avenue South will be closed to through traffic with local access for residents in that area only.
  •  On-street parking will be restricted on Southwood Drive for sandbag delivery and placement

The following restrictions took effect Sunday and today:

Sunday:

  • University Drive closed between 32nd and 40th avenues north. (County Road 20). The road will be open to local traffic for access into the Riviera Heights mobile home park off University Drive.
  • 36th Avenue North closed between University Drive and 10th Street. The road will be open to local traffic for access to homes on 36th Avenue North. The closure is for the hauling of material for clay levee construction.
  • On University Drive, south of 64th Avenue South, there will be heavy truck activity in the area due to the hauling of dirt material for clay levee construction. Speed will be reduced to 25 mph and roads may be slippery due to muddy conditions. Slow down and use caution when driving through this area.
  • Northbound traffic reduced to one lane on 45th Street between Seventh and 12th avenues north for the hauling of dirt material for clay levee construction. There will be heavy truck activity in the area. Speed will be reduced to 25 mph and roads may be slippery due to muddy conditions.
  • Oak Street North closed between 8th and 11th avenues north. The road will be closed for the construction of a clay levee on the roadway.
  • Lindenwood Drive South will be closed between 17th Ave. South and Third Street. The road will be closed for the construction of a clay levee on the roadway.
  • On-street parking will be restricted in the Oak Grove area for sandbag delivery and placement

Monday:

  •  Fifth Street South closed between 17th and 24th avenues south starting at 8:30 a.m. The road will closed be for the construction of a TrapBag levee along Fifth Street.
  • On-street parking will be restricted on Elm Circle North and it will be converted into a one-way street for sandbag delivery. All traffic control will be in place by 10 a.m.
  • On-street parking will be restricted on Woodcrest Drive due to sandbag delivery and placement. All traffic control will be in place by 10 a.m.
  • There will be on-street parking restrictions for 42nd Ave and 41st avenues north east of 10th Street for sandbag delivery and placement. The entire Riverwood area will be closed to through traffic, only local neighborhood access will be available. All traffic control will be in place by 10 a.m.
  • On-street parking will be restricted on South River Drive, Third Street South and Linden Avenue South in the Belmont Park area due to sandbag delivery and placement. All traffic control will be in place by 10 a.m.