Public Works Water


 Mission Statement

To supply water to the people of Grand Forks of a quality to sufficiently meet the requirements of public health and of a quality to meet the needs of public safety.


Department Objectives

  • Maintain affordable water rates.
  • Minimize the amount of water loss.
  • Maintain and distribute a supply of water in quantities sufficient to meet the customers needs at a quality which protects their health at a cost commensurate with the needs of the community.
  • Provide services which conserve resources, ensure the vitality of business and industry, inspire customer confidence and promote growth. 



We’re here to help. Start or stop your water service.  Find out how to check for costly leaks.  Learn about homeowner responsibility.  These resources are just a click away.  Contact Grand Forks City Water Department at 701-738-8770, Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m.  24-hour emergency service is available at 701-746-2595.


To contact the Water Treatment Department:

Phone: 701-746-2595
FAX: 701-795-2597

503 South 4th St.
Grand Forks, ND 58201 

To contact the Water Distribution Department:
Phone: 701-738-8770
FAX: 701-795-6303

         email the Water Treatment or Water Distribution department

         email the Environmental Lab