Application Sought for Bismarck Parking Authority
Bismarck Mayor Steve Bakken is looking for a candidate interested in serving on the Bismarck Parking Authority. The volunteer committee has one open position. This position is open to any member of the community and not subject to property ownership conditions. The position is a new term through March 2026.
Interested applicants should complete an application form describing their qualifications, background and why they would like to serve on the Authority. Complete applications should be sent to:
Ben Ehreth, AICP, Director
Community Development Department
P.O. Box 5503
Bismarck, ND 58506-5503
The application forms may be found on the City of Bismarck website at: application form
Forms can also be mailed by calling the Community Development Department at (701) 355-1840 or may be picked up at the department office at 221 N 5th Street, Bismarck. Additional information on the position and the appointment process can also be obtained by contacting the department office.
The deadline for applications is Friday, March 12, 2020. It is anticipated that the new board member will be announced at the March 23, 2020, Board of City Commissioners’ meeting.
The Bismarck Parking Authority is a 5-member advisory board appointed by the Bismarck City Commission to provide convenient reasonably priced parking to the residents, clients, customers, merchants, and employees of the Downtown Parking District. The Bismarck Parking Authority currently manages four ramps and two surface lots.
The Bismarck Parking Authority meets the second Thursday of every month at 9:00 a.m. in the David J. Blackstead Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 N 5th Street, Bismarck.