Nick Jensen, head organizer for the Freezeway undertaking, attributed the delay to Wednesday’s winter storm. Development of the undertaking, which was awarded funding final spring via a Knight Cities Problem grant, continues to be being completed by a crew of volunteers.
“We’re nonetheless making an attempt to get the ice down and set good, so it’s going to in all probability simply be the next week, pushed again a few days with the chilly and notably the wind,” Jensen stated. “We simply need to ensure it is set to go so when we have now individuals on the market for the primary time it is a good expertise and the ice is not in tough form.”
The Freezeway rink is about up on the Greenway close to City Sq. in downtown Grand Forks, simply past the dike. Jensen has stated it was designed and constructed as a short lived, reusable construction and will probably be damaged down for storage on the finish of the season.