Public Works Wastewater Department


 Mission Statement

To provide efficient and effective maintenance and repair in a manner to protect public health, while following State and Federal regulations.

Department Objectives

  • Maintain the wastewater collection system in a cost efficient manner.
  • Rehabilitate a minimum of two stations a year in order to keep rates on a slow increase. 


Services for the City of Grand Forks and surrounding areas:

  • Wastewater EPA Certified Laboratory
  • Wastewater NPDES testing (BOD, Total Suspended Solids, pH, Fecal, Ammonia, CBOD & Dissolved Oxygen)

Wastewater Discharge May Impact River Ice

To contact the Wastewater Department:

Phone: 701-738-8780
FAX: 701-738-8779

724 N. 47th St.
Grand Forks, ND 58203

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Mission Statement

​To treat the wastewater of Grand Forks to effluent quality standards that meet or exceed the clean water standards put forth by federal, state and local government agencies. 

Department Objectives

Wastewater Treatment Plant Brochure

City of Grand Forks Industrial Pretreatment Program

City Ordinances relating to Wastewater
Chapter XV, Article 4. - Wastewater Utility
Chapter XV, Article 6. - Utility Charges, Rates and Fees    

To contact the Wastewater Treatment Plant:

Phone: 701-787-9131

Fax:     701-787-9133

3251 N. 69th St.
Grand Forks, ND 58203

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