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Lincoln Counting On Census For Funding Help

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 11:00 pm

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With census day fast approaching, cities and towns all across North Dakota are doing their best to make sure everyone is counted, and that includes Lincoln, where getting the count could bring major upgrades to the city.


NDSU Students Want To Raise Awareness About The 2020 Census

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 11:00 pm

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Counting Class Clay is an initiative started by five NDSU students to try and educate those in the community about why it’s so important to participate in the census.


ParaZero Launches ASTM-Compliant SafeAir System Following Compliance Testing and Validation by Northern Plains UAS Test Site

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 03:30 pm

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL and GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA -- Drone safety company ParaZero Technologies Ltd (ASX: PRZ), together with the Northern Plains UAS Test Site (NPUASTS), have completed the testing and compliance process for ParaZero’s newest SafeAir system, in accordance with ASTM F3322-18.

ASTM F3322-18 Standard Specification for Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Parachutes was designed to enable civil aviation authorities (CAAs), like the FAA, to determine whether a parachute system is airworthy for flight over human beings. Among other requirements, the standard includes 45 successful aerial deployment tests across various failure scenarios, verified by a third-party. NPUASTS has continued to work with ParaZero to provide this latest third-party validation.


ND has 2nd lowest distribution of Census-driven federal funds

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 11:00 pm

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A recently released update on Census-driven federal funding distribution to the states shows North Dakota receives the second-lowest amount of funding at $3.8 billion.


Burgum participates in White House business session with Trump, Pence, cabinet officials

Monday, February 10, 2020 at 04:00 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today attended a business session at the White House with President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Cabinet secretaries following the conclusion of the National Governors Association’s annual Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C.

 


Development of the State’s 2020 – 2024 Consolidated Plan

Monday, February 10, 2020 at 03:30 pm

The state of North Dakota will conduct public hearings throughout the month of February 2020 to receive input on housing and non-housing community development needs, for the development of the state’s 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and the 2020 Action Plan.


2020-2024 Consolidated Plan focus groups and Fair Housing meetings announced for state HUD funded programs

Friday, February 7, 2020 at 09:00 am

The North Dakota Department of Commerce and North Dakota Housing Finance Agency will host three Consolidated Plan focus groups – Public Services, Homelessness and Affordable Housing – and a Fair Housing Forum on Feb. 24. The focus groups will take place in classroom A at the Heritage Center, 612 E. Boulevard Ave., Bismarck.


Human Services to host second presentation on primary care management reform for ND Medicaid on Feb. 19

Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 10:00 am

The North Dakota Department of Human Services is hosting its second informational presentation on primary care management reform for North Dakota Medicaid on Wednesday, Feb. 19, from noon to 1 p.m. Central Time.

 


2020 CENSUS “COUNTING ON YOU” IN NORTH DAKOTA

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 11:00 pm

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A one day workshop is being held in Bismarck to talk about the 2020 Census.

It’s sponsored by the North Dakota Census 2020 Task Force – and is dubbed “We’re Counting on You.”