March 2017

Date Title Description
03/30/2017 - 10:30am Goehring encourages producers to monitor flood threats

Date: March 30, 2017

Office: North Dakota Department of Agriculture

03/29/2017 - 10:00am Motorists advised to be alert to overland flooding affecting roadways

Date: March 29, 2017

Office: ND Department of Transportation

03/27/2017 - 9:00am Final Entry: 3-27-17

Energy Transfer Partners announced that it has placed oil in the pipeline under Lake Oahe and that final preparations to place the entire Dakota Access Pipeline into service are being completed.  Energy Transfer Partners reports the entire pipelin

03/26/2017 - 9:00am 3-26-17

There were no significant events.  Construction activities to complete the pipeline continue.

03/25/2017 - 9:00am 3-25-17

There were no significant events.  Construction activities to complete the pipeline continue.

03/24/2017 - 9:00am 3-24-17

Unified Command response and mutual aid law enforcement assistance to Morton County ended today.  Final demobilization of any remaining assets and materials is ongoing.  The Morton County Sheriff’s Department and the ND Highway Patrol will maintai

03/23/2017 - 11:00am 3-23-17

There were no significant events.  Construction activities to complete the pipeline continue.

03/22/2017 - 1:00pm 3-22-17

 There were no significant events.  Construction activities to complete the pipeline continue.  

03/21/2017 - 9:00am 3-21-17

The pilot car escorts of Hwy 1806 traffic ended at noon on today and Hwy 1806 was fully re-opened to regular traffic.  No parking signs are posted in the area from the Cannonball Bridge to Ft.

03/20/2017 - 9:30am 3-20-17

The pilot car escorts of Hwy 1806 traffic continued with no significant problems.

No protest activity occurred. 

03/19/2017 - 1:30pm 3-19-17

The pilot car escorts of Hwy 1806 traffic continued with no significant problems.

No protest activity occurred.  

03/18/2017 - 1:30pm 3-18-17

The Cheyenne River Sioux and Standing Rock Sioux Tribes filed an appeal regarding Judge Boasberg’s March 14th denial of their request for injunction.  The Appeals Court refused the Tribes’ request for an “emergency order” to prevent oil from flowi

03/17/2017 - 1:30pm 3-17-17

Hwy 1806 was opened at noon to both northbound and southbound traffic.  Pilot cars were used to guide traffic between the Cannonball Bridge and Ft. Rice.  No significant problems were encountered with the opening. 

03/16/2017 - 1:30pm 3-16-17

No protest activity occurred. 

03/15/2017 - 10:00am 3-15-17

The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribes’ request for an injunction pending appeal was denied by Judge Boasberg in a ruling issued on March 14, 2017.

No protest activity occurred.   

03/14/2017 - 8:30am 3-14-17

No protest activity occurred.

03/13/2017 - 10:00am 3-13-17

The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe filed an appeal of Judge Boasberg’s denial of a preliminary injunction to stop construction of DAPL on grounds of violation of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.  Additionally, the Tribe filed a motion requesting

03/12/2017 - 12:00pm 3-10-17 - 3-12-17

No protest activity occurred.

03/09/2017 - 10:30am 3-9-17

Cleanup of the former Sacred Stone Camp location was completed.

No protest activity occurred.

03/08/2017 - 2:30pm 3-8-17

Cleanup activities of the former Sacred Stone Camp location continued.

No protest activity occurred.   

 

03/07/2017 - 8:00am 3-7-17

Judge Boasberg in Federal District Court in Washington, DC issued a ruling which denied the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribes’ request for an injunction under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act to stop construction of the pipe

03/06/2017 - 8:00am 3-6-17

The cleanup of the area formally occupied by the Rosebud Camp is reported as complete.  Cleanup activities of the US Army Corps of Engineer property formally occupied by the Sacred Stone Camp continue.

No protest activity occurred. 

03/05/2017 - 10:30am 3-5-17

Contractors continued cleanup activities in the Oceti and Rosebud camps.

No protest activity occurred.

03/04/2017 - 10:30am 3-4-17

Contractors continued cleanup activities in the Oceti and Rosebud camps.

No protest activity occurred.

03/03/2017 - 10:30am 3-3-17

The US Army Corps of Engineers announced the cleanup of the area formally occupied by the Oceti Sakowin Camp is complete.  They reported the debris removed was just over 2,000 cubic yards and required more than 600 roll-off dumpsters.  Clean up of

03/02/2017 - 9:30am 3-2-17

Contractors continued cleanup activities in the Oceti, Rosebud, and Sacred Stone camps.

No protest activity occurred. 

03/01/2017 - 9:00am 3-1-17

Contractors continued cleanup activities in the Oceti and Rosebud camps.

03/01/2017 - 8:30am 2/28/17

Contractors continued cleanup activities in the Oceti and Rosebud camps.