PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING
STORM RELATED ISSUES
The City of Grand Rapids will hold a
Press Conference at City Hall, 300 Monroe NW, City Commission Chambers (9th floor), at 1:30pm today, April 18, 2013. Representatives from the City of Grand Rapids and the Red Cross will be present to keep area residents informed on the latest flood-related issues and actions being taken in our community.
The City’s internet connection and email capabilities have been restored.
All field personnel in Public Services, the Police Department, and the Fire Department have been instructed to watch for and report safety issues related to flooding.
Residents should attempt to report safety issues related to flooding to these numbers:
Manholes and stormwater: Sewer Maintenance 456-3246
Emergency (Police and Fire): 911
Flooded streets: 456-3232
Residents are strongly urged to use caution when driving over water-covered roadways. Do NOT attempt to drive through flooded areas. Due to the high water, Riverside Park is closed, as is the North Park bridge.