Posted on: June 28, 2017

I-94 Exit 155 (Main Ave.) into Mandan will be closed from 7 a.m. until parade ends on July 4

Beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 4, Interstate 94 Exit 155 (Main Ave.) into Mandan will be temporarily closed to all traffic due to the Mandan Parade. The closure will be in place until the end of the parade.

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Burgum proclaims statewide fire and drought emergency, orders state agencies to maintain readiness

ov. Doug Burgum today proclaimed a statewide fire and drought emergency and ordered all state agencies to maintain high levels of readiness.

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Downtown Bismarck One-Way to Two-Way Lane Conversion Public Information Meeting June 29

The City of Bismarck will hold a public information meeting to inform the public about the conversion of downtown one-way streets to two-way in the Chancellor Square area between 4th and 6th Street, and Thayer and Broadway Avenues. The meeting wi...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Fireworks Prohibited in Bismarck

Today the Bismarck Police issued the following July 4th reminder. "The sale, possession or discharge of fireworks within the City of Bismarck is prohibited, and violators could be charged with a class B misdemeanor punishable by up to 30 days in jail...

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Fireworks Ban - Bismarck video
Posted on: June 20, 2017

Water Utilities Informs Residents About Certified Residential Drinking Water Filtration Systems

New recommendations for residential drinking water filtration systems have been released for lead service lines.  The Bismarck water treatment plant provides this new information to inform residents about steps they can take if their home has a l...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Bismarck Residents Reminded of New Four-Day Garbage Collection started June 12th

City of Bismarck Public Works wants to remind residents that the 4-Day Garbage Collection Schedule began on June 12th.  Crews will collect garbage Monday through Thursday from 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Residents should place their garbage o...

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Garbage Collection

Posted on: February 16, 2017

Airport Runway Project Temporarily Affects Bismarck-Las Vegas Service

The Bismarck Airport will begin a long planned runway reconstruction project in May 2017, with runway restrictions in effect until November 2017. During this reconstruction period there will be no nonstop service from Bismarck to Las Vegas on Allegiant Ai...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Downtown Bismarck One-Way to Two-Way Lane Conversion Public Information Meeting June 29

The City of Bismarck will hold a public information meeting to inform the public about the conversion of downtown one-way streets to two-way in the Chancellor Square area between 4th and 6th Street, and Thayer and Broadway Avenues. The meeting wi...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

UPDATE: Bismarck Expressway Lane Reduction and Restriction at 12th Street

UPDATE: June 28, 2017

South 12th Street is closed from Bismarck Expressway to 200 feet south of Bismarck Expressway for construction of storm water improvements. 

Access to businesses located south of Bismarck Expressway along 12th Street can be ac...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Construction Work Set to Begin on I-94 through Bismarck this Spring

Road construction work on I-94 through Bismarck to Mandan will start in late April or May. The five-mile-long project will begin west of the Grant Marsh Bridge and continue east of Exit 161 (Bismarck Expressway). Work will consist of concrete pavement rep...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Bismarck-Mandan MPO Hosts Photo Contest

The Bismarck-Mandan Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is hosting a photo contest as part of the Bismarck-Mandan Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan.  Photos will be judged in three separate categories for the chance to win great prizes.  ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Bismarck Assessing Division begins Building ID Photos

Bismarck Assessing Division personnel will begin taking exterior photos of properties within the City for building identification purposes starting April 10. City staff taking the photos will have a City ID badge to identify themselves.

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Tornado Safety – Are You Prepared?

Tornadoes have proven to be one of nature’s most destructive forces.   When a tornado watch or warning is issued, you need to take immediate action for life safety.    Do you have your tornado response/shelter plans in...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Bismarck Fire Department Responds to Recreational Vehicle Fire

 At 8:39 p.m., June 26, the Bismarck Fire Department responded to a report of an RV on fire at 1900 Industrial Drive. Upon arrival, the RV was fully involved with campers on either side. Sixteen firefighters responded to the fire and it was conta...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Residents are asked to make fire safety a priority during dry conditions

With the unusually hot and dry weather that we have been experiencing, the Bismarck Fire Department would like to encourage the citizens of Bismarck to make fire safety a priority with any type of outdoor cooking device, smoking materials and recreational...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Fireworks Prohibited in Bismarck

Today the Bismarck Police issued the following July 4th reminder. "The sale, possession or discharge of fireworks within the City of Bismarck is prohibited, and violators could be charged with a class B misdemeanor punishable by up to 30 days in jail...

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Fireworks Ban - Bismarck video
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Coffee with a Cop

JOIN YOUR NEIGHBORS AND POLICE OFFICERS FOR COFFEE AND CONVERSATION!
June 29th, 2017 from 7:00 am- 9:00 am at Dunn Bros. Coffee, 1401 Skyline Blvd.

Posted on: June 16, 2017

Shining Star Program

The Bismarck Police Department along with the Bismarck Park and Recreation Department is implementing the Shining Star Program. This program is designed to reward children when an officer observes them demonstrating good behavior.  If an officer ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Police Offer Door to Door Sales Information To The Public

Door to Door Solicitation Permit Badge 2015 rsz

We frequently get questions about door to door sales. Not every door-to-door salesperson is dishonest but when someone solicits you at home you should be extremely careful and follow these guidelines.

  1. Sales may not be attempted at any private residence, bu...
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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Bismarck Police 2016 Annual Report

Police release 2016 Annual report

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at 5:15 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider the following item:

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Bismarck Renaissance Zone Authority to hold public hearing

on the following issue:  

• Request of Doug and Sara Ness for the purchase with improvements of a building at 201 West Main Avenue as a Renaissance Zone project.  The property, Suite 302, is within the parcel legally described as...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

The City of Bismarck invites comments on its proposed 2017 Annual Action Plan & CDBG application

Notice about the City of Bismarck’s 2017 CDBG Application

The City of Bismarck invites comments on its proposed 2017 Annual Action Plan & Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application.  CDBG funds must be used primarily for ac...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Downtown Bismarck One-Way to Two-Way Lane Conversion Public Information Meeting June 29

The City of Bismarck will hold a public information meeting to inform the public about the conversion of downtown one-way streets to two-way in the Chancellor Square area between 4th and 6th Street, and Thayer and Broadway Avenues. The meeting wi...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at 5:15 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider the following item:

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Bismarck City Offices and Landfill Closed and Changes to Garbage Collection and Curbside Recycling

Bismarck City offices and the landfill will be closed and there will be no garbage collection or curbside recycling collection on Tuesday, July 4th due to the Independence Day holiday.  Garbage and recycling must be set out by 6:00 a.m. on collec...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Water Utilities Informs Residents About Certified Residential Drinking Water Filtration Systems

New recommendations for residential drinking water filtration systems have been released for lead service lines.  The Bismarck water treatment plant provides this new information to inform residents about steps they can take if their home has a l...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Bismarck Residents Reminder of New Four-Day Garbage Collection started June 12th

City of Bismarck Public Works wants to remind residents that the 4-Day Garbage Collection Schedule began on June 12th.  Crews will collect garbage Monday through Thursday from 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Residents should place their garbage o...

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Garbage Collection
Posted on: June 7, 2016

Bismarck's Yard Waste Drop Off Site New Location

Bismarck yard waste drop site has moved to a new location.

New Site #14:  Yorktown Dr & Saratoga Ave (deadend)

Closed Site:  Stonewall Dr & Penn’s La

Acceptable items at the grass sites:

• Grass

• Leaves

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Yard Waste Drop Off Locations