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The City of Grand Forks is actively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.  For up to date info from the City regarding COVID-19 visit our COVID-19 City Updates page.  For those looking for assistance in this difficult time visit our COVID-19 Resources page.  City offices are closed to the public but open for business.  Find out more at our Virtual City Hall.

Noise complaints should be directed to Grand Forks Police Department at (701) 787-8000

Quiet hours in the City of Grand Forks (50 decibels or lower in residential zones) are between the hours of 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM.


Companies or Individuals seeking a noise variance (production of noise louder than 50 decibels between the hours of 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM) should contact the Health Department at (701) 787-8100


The following uses and activities shall be exempt from noise level regulations as herein established:

(A) Noises of safety signals, warning devices and emergency relief valves.
(B) Noises resulting from any authorized emergency vehicles, when responding to an emergency call or acting in times of emergency.