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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Colt Avenue Roadway Closure

Starting immediately, Colt Avenue will be reopened to through traffic between Washington Street and Overlook Drive/Selkirk Road/Colt Avenue intersection.

The contractor has suspended work installing water and sewer across Colt Avenue until next week or whe...

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Bismarck Streets
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Colt Avenue Roadway Closure

Starting immediately, Colt Avenue will be reopened to through traffic between Washington Street and Overlook Drive/Selkirk Road/Colt Avenue intersection.

The contractor has suspended work installing water and sewer across Colt Avenue until next week or whe...

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Bismarck Streets
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bis-Man Transit Seeks Public Comment on Route Redesign

Bis-Man Transit is in the process of redesigning the current fixed route system.  Several opportunities for public comment are being offered through Wednesday, October 19, 2020.  Find more information on the Bis-Man Transit website&n...

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Fixed Route Redesign Information Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bis-Man Transit Seeks Public Comment on Route Redesign

Bis-Man Transit is in the process of redesigning the current fixed route system.  Several opportunities for public comment are being offered through Wednesday, October 19, 2020.  Find more information on the Bis-Man Transit website&n...

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Fixed Route Redesign Information Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bis-Man Transit Seeks Public Comment on Route Redesign

Bis-Man Transit is in the process of redesigning the current fixed route system.  Several opportunities for public comment are being offered through Wednesday, October 19, 2020.  Find more information on the Bis-Man Transit website&n...

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Fixed Route Redesign Information Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bismarck Fire Dept. responds to multi family apartment house fire

At approximately 12:40 P.M. on Friday, October 16, 2020 the Central Dakota Communications Center received multiple reports of a structure fire with heavy black smoke and flames showing at the 100 block of West Interstate Avenue. The Bismarck Fire Departme...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bismarck Fire Dept. responds to multi family apartment house fire

At approximately 12:40 P.M. on Friday, October 16, 2020 the Central Dakota Communications Center received multiple reports of a structure fire with heavy black smoke and flames showing at the 100 block of West Interstate Avenue. The Bismarck Fire Departme...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Bismarck Fire Dept. responds to multi family apartment house fire

At approximately 12:40 P.M. on Friday, October 16, 2020 the Central Dakota Communications Center received multiple reports of a structure fire with heavy black smoke and flames showing at the 100 block of West Interstate Avenue. The Bismarck Fire Departme...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 15, 2020

BBPH Conducting Community COVID-19 Testing Event on October 20

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health (BBPH) will be conducting a drive-through COVID-19 testing event at the Bismarck Event Center on Tuesday, October 20. The testing event is open to all ages, is first-come, first-served, and is scheduled to take place from 1...

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Public Health
Posted on: October 15, 2020

BBPH Conducting Community COVID-19 Testing Event on October 20

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health (BBPH) will be conducting a drive-through COVID-19 testing event at the Bismarck Event Center on Tuesday, October 20. The testing event is open to all ages, is first-come, first-served, and is scheduled to take place from 1...

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Public Health
Posted on: October 15, 2020

BBPH Conducting Community COVID-19 Testing Event on October 20

Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health (BBPH) will be conducting a drive-through COVID-19 testing event at the Bismarck Event Center on Tuesday, October 20. The testing event is open to all ages, is first-come, first-served, and is scheduled to take place from 1...

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Public Health
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 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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Community Development - Planning
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 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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Public Notices
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 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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Community Development - Planning
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 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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Public Notices
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 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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Community Development - Planning
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bismarck City Commission to hold public hearings

Notice is hereby given that the Bismarck City Commission will hold public hearings on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 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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Public Notices
Posted on: October 15, 2020

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 October 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider ...

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Community Development - Planning
Posted on: October 15, 2020

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 October 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider ...

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Public Notices
Posted on: October 15, 2020

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 October 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider ...

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Community Development - Planning
Posted on: October 15, 2020

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 October 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider ...

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Public Notices
Posted on: October 15, 2020

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 October 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider ...

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Community Development - Planning
Posted on: October 15, 2020

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 October 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Tom Baker Meeting Room, City-County Building, 221 North 5th Street, Bismarck, North Dakota, to consider ...

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Public Notices
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Burgum announces changes to county risk levels, recommended gathering sizes to slow COVID-19

With active COVID-19 cases continuing to rise in North Dakota, Gov. Doug Burgum today announced updates to the ND Smart Restart guidelines to help reverse the trend and reduce the spread of coronavirus in communities. Effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.

Additional Info... Administration
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Burgum announces changes to county risk levels, recommended gathering sizes to slow COVID-19

With active COVID-19 cases continuing to rise in North Dakota, Gov. Doug Burgum today announced updates to the ND Smart Restart guidelines to help reverse the trend and reduce the spread of coronavirus in communities. Effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.

Additional Info... Public Health
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Burgum announces changes to county risk levels, recommended gathering sizes to slow COVID-19

With active COVID-19 cases continuing to rise in North Dakota, Gov. Doug Burgum today announced updates to the ND Smart Restart guidelines to help reverse the trend and reduce the spread of coronavirus in communities. Effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.

Additional Info... Public Health
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Burgum announces changes to county risk levels, recommended gathering sizes to slow COVID-19

With active COVID-19 cases continuing to rise in North Dakota, Gov. Doug Burgum today announced updates to the ND Smart Restart guidelines to help reverse the trend and reduce the spread of coronavirus in communities. Effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.

Additional Info... Public Health
Posted on: October 14, 2020

MPO Seeks Public Comment on Updates to Title VI/ADA Plan

The Bismarck-Mandan Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) will accept public comment regarding updates and proposed modifications to its Title VI and Non-Discrimination/ADA Plan until 5pm Friday, November 13, 2020.  The purpose of the Title VI...

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Proposed Updated Title VI / ADA Plan Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization
Posted on: October 14, 2020

MPO Seeks Public Comment on Updates to Title VI/ADA Plan

The Bismarck-Mandan Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) will accept public comment regarding updates and proposed modifications to its Title VI and Non-Discrimination/ADA Plan until 5pm Friday, November 13, 2020.  The purpose of the Title VI...

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Proposed Updated Title VI / ADA Plan Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization
Posted on: October 14, 2020

MPO Seeks Public Comment on Updates to Title VI/ADA Plan

The Bismarck-Mandan Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) will accept public comment regarding updates and proposed modifications to its Title VI and Non-Discrimination/ADA Plan until 5pm Friday, November 13, 2020.  The purpose of the Title VI...

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Proposed Updated Title VI / ADA Plan Community Development - Metropolitan Planning Organization
Posted on: October 13, 2020

CenCom Executive Committee Meeting

Agenda:

1.    Call the Meeting to Order 

2.    Review/Approve Minutes 07/28/2020

3.    CenCom, Bismarck / Burleigh EOC Project Update

4.    Pu...

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CenCom Executive Committee Meeting Central Dakota Communications Center (CenCom)
Posted on: October 13, 2020

CenCom Executive Committee Meeting

Agenda:

1.    Call the Meeting to Order 

2.    Review/Approve Minutes 07/28/2020

3.    CenCom, Bismarck / Burleigh EOC Project Update

4.    Pu...

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CenCom Executive Committee Meeting Central Dakota Communications Center (CenCom)
Posted on: October 13, 2020

CenCom Executive Committee Meeting

Agenda:

1.    Call the Meeting to Order 

2.    Review/Approve Minutes 07/28/2020

3.    CenCom, Bismarck / Burleigh EOC Project Update

4.    Pu...

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CenCom Executive Committee Meeting Central Dakota Communications Center (CenCom)
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Local Access, West Broadway, Mandan Street, 1st Street, Thayer Avenue

The west downtown central business district area bounded by Washington Street, Rosser Avenue, 2nd Street and Main Avenue has restricted traffic movements due to a watermain replacement project. Street Access to local businesses is to be maintained but may...

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Bismarck Streets
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Local Access, West Broadway, Mandan Street, 1st Street, Thayer Avenue

The west downtown central business district area bounded by Washington Street, Rosser Avenue, 2nd Street and Main Avenue has restricted traffic movements due to a watermain replacement project. Street Access to local businesses is to be maintained but may...

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Bismarck Streets
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Local Access, West Broadway, Mandan Street, 1st Street, Thayer Avenue

The west downtown central business district area bounded by Washington Street, Rosser Avenue, 2nd Street and Main Avenue has restricted traffic movements due to a watermain replacement project. Street Access to local businesses is to be maintained but may...

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Bismarck Streets
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Notice of Issuance of 1 Class E Liquor License

The City of Bismarck has issued one (1) Class E Liquor license and is calling for interested qualified persons to submit sealed bids for one City of Bismarck Class E Liquor License (“on” and/or “off” sale, beer only.)

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Notice of Issuance of 1 Class E Liquor License

The City of Bismarck has issued one (1) Class E Liquor license and is calling for interested qualified persons to submit sealed bids for one City of Bismarck Class E Liquor License (“on” and/or “off” sale, beer only.)

Additional Info... Public Notices
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Notice of Issuance of 1 Class E Liquor License

The City of Bismarck has issued one (1) Class E Liquor license and is calling for interested qualified persons to submit sealed bids for one City of Bismarck Class E Liquor License (“on” and/or “off” sale, beer only.)

Additional Info... Public Notices
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Notice of Issuance of 1 Class E Liquor License

The City of Bismarck has issued one (1) Class E Liquor license and is calling for interested qualified persons to submit sealed bids for one City of Bismarck Class E Liquor License (“on” and/or “off” sale, beer only.)

Additional Info... Public Notices
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Applicants Sought for Bismarck Human Relations Committee

Bismarck Human Relations Committee logo

Mayor Bakken is seeking Bismarck residents who are interested in serving on the Bismarck Human Relations Committee. The volunteer committee has three available positions.

The mission of the Human Relations Committee is to protect and promote the personal d...

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Human Relations Committee Brochure Administration
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Call for Photos | Make Your Images Our Focus

Call for Photos

Show us your images! The City of Bismarck is seeking quality photos that capture Bismarck's quality of life and promote our community. Photographers of all ages and abilities are invited to submit original seasonal photos of life in Bismarck &...

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Administration
Posted on: August 19, 2020

2021 Preliminary Budget Information

As part of the 2021 Budget, the City Commission approved a preliminary property tax increase for Bismarck residents. Beginning in 2021, this 9.95 mill levy increase will allow the City to continue public services to maintain the health and safety of our c...

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Additional Info... Administration
Posted on: August 14, 2020

43rd Avenue North - West of State Street

Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 16, 2020, traffic on 43rd Avenue North will be shifted to the new concrete roadway.  

Work begins Monday constructing the westbound lanes of 43rd Avenue North.

Bismarck Streets
Posted on: August 14, 2020

43rd Avenue North - West of State Street

Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 16, 2020, traffic on 43rd Avenue North will be shifted to the new concrete roadway.  

Work begins Monday constructing the westbound lanes of 43rd Avenue North.

Bismarck Streets
Posted on: August 14, 2020

43rd Avenue North - West of State Street

Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 16, 2020, traffic on 43rd Avenue North will be shifted to the new concrete roadway.  

Work begins Monday constructing the westbound lanes of 43rd Avenue North.

Bismarck Streets
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Census Bureau to Begin Non-response followup in North Dakota this week

 Census 2020

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced that it will begin following up with households in select areas that have not responded to the 2020 Census. The entire state of North Dakota is on the Nonresponse Followup (NRFU) list and will begin operations July 30....

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2020census.gov Community Development - Planning
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Census Bureau to Begin Non-response followup in North Dakota this week

 Census 2020

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced that it will begin following up with households in select areas that have not responded to the 2020 Census. The entire state of North Dakota is on the Nonresponse Followup (NRFU) list and will begin operations July 30....

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2020census.gov Community Development - Planning
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Census Bureau to Begin Non-response followup in North Dakota this week

 Census 2020

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced that it will begin following up with households in select areas that have not responded to the 2020 Census. The entire state of North Dakota is on the Nonresponse Followup (NRFU) list and will begin operations July 30....

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2020census.gov Community Development - Planning
Posted on: June 5, 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