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Posted on: April 7, 2020

City Announces 2020 Election Candidates

Election 2020

The City of Bismarck announces the following candidates for the June 9, 2020 primary election. The candidates listed below will appear on the ballot in the following order:

Board of City Commissioners – Two Open Seats

  • Brandi Jude
  • Michael Connelly&a...
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Election Resources and Information Administration
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health announces the kick-off of ‘Homebody Hero’ campaign

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Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health announces the kick-off of a ‘Homebody Hero’ campaign that supplies a broad variety of creative ideas designed to serve as a guide for activities that anybody can do at home to help them stay healthy, act...

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Additional Info... Administration
Posted on: April 7, 2020

COVID-19 Business Resources

View COVID-19 Business Resources to gain access to a series of relevant business resources for your organization.

Additional Info... Administration
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health Joins with CDC Recommendation for Using Cloth Face Coverings

BISMARCK, ND – In light of new recommendation from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health is recommending most individuals wear a cloth face covering while in public settings where other social distancing ...

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Administration
Posted on: April 4, 2020

CDC Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings

CDC continues to study the spread and effects of the novel coronavirus across the United States.  We now know from recent studies that a significant portion of individuals with coronavirus lack symptoms (“asymptomatic”) and th...

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Additional Information Administration
Posted on: April 1, 2020

UPDATE: Bismarck Public Works asks residents to put bagged garbage out for pick up

Bismarck Public Works wants to clarify that residents still need to put their garbage container out to the curb. Garbage that won’t fit inside the container needs to be bagged and set beside the container.

Please make sure all garbage is...

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For more information Administration
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Bismarck's Yard Waste Drop Sites Will Be Open by April 3rd

Bismarck’s yard waste drop sites will be open by Friday, April 3rd.  We ask our residents for their cooperation in following the guidelines when using these sites so we are able to continue this service.  Do not dump the grass ...

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Yard Waste Drop Sites Administration
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Stay Connected with the City of Bismarck Mobile App

Mobile App 2020

Download Bismarck’s mobile app for Android and iPhone to stay connected to official city resources, news, and information from your smart phone, tablet or other hand-held devices. Use the steps below for instructions to download the app for your...

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Administration
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Emergency Alert Feature Now Activated on the City of Bismarck website

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With the ever-changing information about COVID-19, the City has activated the Emergency Alert function on the City of Bismarck website.

This area of the website will provide you with the latest news and information on COVID-19 and the actions the City of B...

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Administration
Posted on: March 24, 2020

City of Bismarck Activates Emergency Operations Center

The City of Bismarck has activated an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic today. EOC’s are activated and utilized during situations that go outside the span of control of a singular entity within the City, and ...

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Administration
Posted on: March 15, 2020

Mayor Bakken declares COVID-19 state of emergency

Mayor Steve Bakken declared a state of emergency for the City of Bismarck in response to the public health crisis resulting from the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This allows the City to assist with community wide response efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Bismarck City-Wide Elm Firewood Inspections

Bismarck – City Forester Doug Wiles announced that the Forestry Division will begin a city-wide search for the over wintering and breeding habitat of the elm bark beetle as soon as conditions become conducive to search for firewood piles. &n...

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Elm Bark Beetle Firewood Inspection Administration

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Load Restrictions Revised

​​Load restrictions will remain in place on all roadways in the City of Bismarck with the exception of 7th Street and 9th Street one way pairs (ND 1804). The one way pairs of 7th Street and 9th Street are currently restricted to 7 tons per axle and a gros...Read on...

Bismarck Streets
Posted on: February 28, 2020

2020 Spring Load Restrictions in the City of Bismarck Start March 9, 2020

Spring load restrictions will be placed on City of Bismarck streets and alleys effective on Monday, March, 9, 2020 at 7:00 A.M.

Contractors/truckers should consider moving their heavy loads in the very near future before load restrictions...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

2020 Pavement Conditions and Analysis Report RFP

The Bismarck-Mandan Metropolitan Planning Organization (BMMPO) is seeking proposals for services to evaluate pavement condition on all functionally classified collector and arterial roadways within the BMMPO area.  Proposals must be received by 5...

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Request for Proposals Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Bismarck Board of Adjustment seeking Board Member

Bismarck Mayor Steve Bakken is looking for a candidate interested in serving on the Bismarck Board of Adjustment as a Board Member.  The volunteer committee has one open position, which is a 3-year term.  Anyone residing in the City of B...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Reminder from Bismarck Fire Department that burning yard waste is prohibited

With clear skies and warmer temperatures in the forecast, our latest snowfall is melting quickly. Springtime yard and garden clean-up will be getting back under way. The Bismarck Fire Department would like to remind residents that the City of Bismarck&...

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Public Works Fire Department
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Bismarck Fire Department responds to house fire on South 17th St.

At approximately 5:00 PM on Friday, April 3rd, the Central Dakota Communications Center received a call of a smell of smoke coming from a single family home as reported by a neighbor. The Bismarck Fire Department was dispatched to investigate. First arriv...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health announces the kick-off of a ‘Homebody Hero’ campaign

Homebody Hero campaign image sample

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health announces the kick-off of a ‘Homebody Hero’ campaign that supplies a broad variety of creative ideas designed to serve as a guide for activities that anybody can do at home to help them stay healthy, act...

Read on...

Additional Info... Public Health
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health Joins with CDC Recommendation for Using Cloth Face Coverings

BISMARCK, ND – In light of new recommendation from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health is recommending most individuals wear a cloth face covering while in public settings where other social distancing ...

Read on...

Public Health
Posted on: April 4, 2020

CDC Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings

CDC continues to study the spread and effects of the novel coronavirus across the United States.  We now know from recent studies that a significant portion of individuals with coronavirus lack symptoms (“asymptomatic”) and th...

Read on...

Additional Information Public Health
Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Daily Bulletin

View the daily bulletin here for recent news and updates.

Additional Info... Public Health
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Emergency Alert Feature Now Activated on the City of Bismarck website

Alert System Website photo with box

Emergency Alert Feature Now Activated on the City of Bismarck Website

With the ever-changing information about COVID-19, the City has activated the Emergency Alert function on the City of Bismarck website.

This area of the website will provide you with the ...

Read on...

Public Health
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Stay Connected with the City of Bismarck Mobile App

Mobile App 2020

Download Bismarck’s mobile app for Android and iPhone to stay connected to official city resources, news, and information from your smart phone, tablet or other hand-held devices. Use the steps below for instructions to download the app for your...

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Public Health
Posted on: March 15, 2020

Mayor Bakken declares COVID-19 state of emergency

Mayor Steve Bakken declared a state of emergency for the City of Bismarck in response to the public health crisis resulting from the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This allows the City to assist with community wide response efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Public Health

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Bismarck Board of Adjustment seeking Board Member

Bismarck Mayor Steve Bakken is looking for a candidate interested in serving on the Bismarck Board of Adjustment as a Board Member.  The volunteer committee has one open position, which is a 3-year term.  Anyone residing in the City of B...

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Public Notices

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

City Offices and the Landfill will be closed on Friday, April 10th due to the holiday.

Bismarck City Offices and the Landfill will be closed on Friday, April 10th due to Good Friday holiday observance.  The landfill will be open on Saturday, April 11th from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. 

Landfill Hours

Monday through Saturday: &nbs...

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Landfill Information Public Works
Posted on: April 7, 2020

City of Bismarck postpones annual Arbor Day event

The City of Bismarck announces that the annual Arbor Day event scheduled to take place on Friday, May 1, has been postponed until fall, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and the ND State Departmen...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 1, 2020

UPDATE: Bismarck Public Works asks residents to put bagged garbage out for pick up

Bismarck Public Works wants to clarify that residents still need to put their garbage container out to the curb. Garbage that won’t fit inside the container needs to be bagged and set beside the container.

Please make sure all garbage is...

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For more information Public Works
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Bismarck's Yard Waste Drop Sites Will Be Open by April 3rd

Bismarck’s yard waste drop sites will be open by Friday, April 3rd.  We ask our residents for their cooperation in following the guidelines when using these sites so we are able to continue this service.  Do not dump the grass ...

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Yard Waste Drop Sites Public Works
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Bismarck Public Works asks residents to bag their garbage

Bismarck Public Works is committed to providing garbage collection service through these unforeseen circumstances and ever-changing pandemic.  We are also committed to protecting our employee’s health to ensure garbage collection contin...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Bismarck Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Center is closed until further notice.

The City of Bismarck Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Center is closed until further notice effective March 20, 2020. 

The landfill will be open during regular business hours.

Garbage and recycling will be collected as normally s...

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Garbage and Recycling Information Public Works
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Bismarck City-Wide Elm Firewood Inspections

Bismarck – City Forester Doug Wiles announced that the Forestry Division will begin a city-wide search for the over wintering and breeding habitat of the elm bark beetle as soon as conditions become conducive to search for firewood piles. &n...

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Elm Bark Beetle Firewood Inspection Public Works

Headlines & Announcements

Posted on: April 7, 2020

City of Bismarck postpones annual Arbor Day event

The City of Bismarck announces that the annual Arbor Day event scheduled to take place on Friday, May 1, has been postponed until fall, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and the ND State Departmen...

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Public Works - Forestry
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Bismarck City-Wide Elm Firewood Inspections

Bismarck – City Forester Doug Wiles announced that the Forestry Division will begin a city-wide search for the over wintering and breeding habitat of the elm bark beetle as soon as conditions become conducive to search for firewood piles. &n...

Read on...

Elm Bark Beetle Firewood Inspection Public Works - Forestry