Posted on: May 23, 2017

Bismarck Named One of 258 “Playful City USA” Communities

Being able to play is critical to a community’s health, and especially to the health of children. Bismarck, along with 257 other cities and towns across the country, has been named a Playful City USA. This is Bismarck’s 8th designation as a Playful City.

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Navy Christens Expeditionary Fast Transport City of Bismarck Naval Ship

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The Navy christened its newest Expeditionary Fast Transport, the future USNS City of Bismarck (T-EPF 9), during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony Saturday, May 13, at the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama.  Mayor Mike Seminary, First Lady Deb Seminary ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Westbound Traffic on I-94 to Be Shifted to Passing Lane This Wednesday

On Wed. morning, May 24, westbound traffic on I-94 through Bismarck will be shifted to the passing (left) lane, as construction work continues throughout the corridor. Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

City Administrator Announces Outcome of Mayoral Recall Petition - No Recall for Mayor Seminary

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Today, at 4 p.m., City Administrator Keith Hunke announced the outcome of the Mayoral recall petition.  “There will be no Mayoral recall election,” said Hunke.

On April 18, the City Administrator received 93 petitions from the recall commi...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

National Public Works Week May 21-27 Proclamation

National Public Works Week 2017

During Public Works Week May 21-27, we pay tribute to our public works professionals, engineers, managers and employees to recognize the substantial contributions they have made to our health, safety, welfare and quality of life. Thank you!

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Bismarck-Mandan Mayor’s Committee for People with Disabilities Seeks Scholarship Applicants

The Bismarck Mandan Mayor’s Committee was formed in 1964.  We are a volunteer organization comprised of school personnel, vocational rehabilitation, advocacy organizations, non-profit agencies, city personnel and the private sector. The mission o...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Gear Up! May is National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more folks to giv...

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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: May 23, 2017

Westbound Traffic on I-94 to Be Shifted to Passing Lane This Wednesday

On Wed. morning, May 24, westbound traffic on I-94 through Bismarck will be shifted to the passing (left) lane, as construction work continues throughout the corridor. Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Street Name Change - Segment of East Divide Avenue Changed to Miriam Avenue

New street signs were placed today on a segment of East Divide Avenue, between North Bismarck Expressway and 52nd Street NE, to reflect the street name change to Miriam Avenue. The street name change took place as a result of the construction of the new a...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Lane Restriction on 26th Street and Valley View Avenue

Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, May 15, 2017, North 26th Street at Valley View Avenue will be restricted to one lane for southbound and northbound traffic movements, to replace a sewer line.

Flaggers will be present and will alternate northbound and south...

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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: 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: May 3, 2017

Bismarck Fire Department is now taking on-line applications for Firefighter.

The Bismarck Fire Department is now taking application for Firefighter position.
Please apply on-line with the Human Resources website. Applications will be taken until June 12, 2017. Testing is scheduled for June 26 & 27, 2017.


Posted on: May 1, 2017

Be Aware – Motorcycles are Everywhere!

May traditionally signals the start of motorcycle season. It’s also Motorcycle Awareness Month.

During the winter, motorists become unaccustomed to seeing motorcyclists in traffic. With the warmer weather finally here, motorcyclists again become a pa...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Police CALEA® Accreditation Public Meeting June 6

As part of the on-site assessment, agency personnel and members of the community are invited to offer comments at a public information session starting at 5:30 p.m., Tues. June 6, at the Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library, 515 N. 5th St, Bismarck.

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Bismarck Planning and Zoning Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck Planning & Zoning Commission will hold public hearings on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider the...

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Posted on: May 22, 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 Monday, May 29th due to the Memorial Day holiday.

Garbage Collection:   Monday, May 29th will be collected o...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

National Public Works Week May 21-27 Proclamation

National Public Works Week 2017

During Public Works Week May 21-27, we pay tribute to our public works professionals, engineers, managers and employees to recognize the substantial contributions they have made to our health, safety, welfare and quality of life. Thank you!

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week is May 21-27

BISMARCK – This week is Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week in North Dakota.

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