Posted on: June 23, 2017

Burgum declares drought emergency;State Water Commission makes aid available for livestock produces

Gov. Doug Burgum today declared a drought emergency that allows the State Water Commission to reactivate a water supply assistance program for livestock producers in 26 counties experiencing moderate to extreme drought.

Additional Info...
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...

Read on...

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...

Read on...

Garbage Collection
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Bismarck Begins New Four-Day Residential Garbage Collection June 12

City of Bismarck Public Works Service Operations will begin four-day residential garbage collection effective June 12. Residential garbage collection routes and collection calendar dates will change for some customers.

The four-day collection system is des...

Read on...

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...

Read on...


Posted on: June 20, 2017

Bismarck Expressway Lane Reduction and Restriction at 12th Street

Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, June 26, 2017, Bismarck Expressway at 12th Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction on Bismarck Expressway.

In addition to the reduction in the number of lanes, the lane width will be restricted to 12 feet. &...

Read on...

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...

Read on...


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.  ...

Read on...

Submit Photos

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.

For more informatio...

Read on...


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...

Read on...


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...

Read on...

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 21, 2017

Increased Tournament Traffic this Weekend

This weekend is the 42nd Annual Sam McQuade Sr./Budweiser Charity Softball Tournament. With games being played at six softball complexes in Bismarck and Mandan on June 23-25, you can expect heavier than normal traffic this weekend. Watch for increased veh...

Read on...

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 ...

Read on...

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...
Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2017

Bismarck Police 2016 Annual Report

Police release 2016 Annual report

Additional Info...

Posted on: June 20, 2017

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health Observes National HIV Testing Day

HIV Test

Bismarck, N.D. – Around 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, and one in eight people don’t know they have it.  In 2016, 50 cases of HIV were reported in ND.  Since the number of new cases of HIV has been increasin...

Read on...


Posted on: June 16, 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, June 28, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider th...

Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2017

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, June 27, 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 items:

•...

Read on...


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...

Read on...

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...

Read on...

Garbage Collection
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Bismarck Begins New Four-Day Residential Garbage Collection June 12

City of Bismarck Public Works Service Operations will begin four-day residential garbage collection effective June 12. Residential garbage collection routes and collection calendar dates will change for some customers.

The four-day collection system is des...

Read on...

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

&...

Read on...

Yard Waste Drop Off Locations