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Burgum joins Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta in Fargo and Bismarck, highlights efforts to address workforce shortage
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 4:30pm
Gov. Doug Burgum welcomed U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta to North Dakota, highlighting efforts to address the state’s workforce shortage and other topics. Acosta was making his first visit to North Dakota as Labor Secretary at the invitation of U.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D.
Burgum signs bill to fund infrastructure, urges communities to invest in existing areas to limit property taxes
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 1:00pm
Gov. Doug Burgum signed legislation that will provide $250 million to help cities, counties and townships in non-oil producing counties pay for infrastructure needs, urging local leaders to invest the dollars in existing infrastructure areas to limit the growth of property taxes and create healthy, vibrant communities.
Burgum joins officials for signing of new diversion agreement, applauds Minnesota DNR’s request to enable construction
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:30pm
Gov. Doug Burgum joined local, state and federal leaders for the signing of a new Project Partnership Agreement for the Fargo-Moorhead Area Diversion Project, while also applauding the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for asking a judge to allow construction to begin on the flood control project in accordance with the DNR’s permit requirements.