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Mosquito Spraying:

Crews have scheduled a citywide mosquito spray for tonight for both Grand Forks and East Grand Forks.  Crews in Grand Forks will get started around 9 pm and finish around midnight.

Winter Operations


Grand Forks City Offices will be closed on Thursday, March 14, 2019 due to the weather.  Essential personnel will operate as scheduled. 


Garbage Collection:

Garbage will not be collected on Thursday, March 14th.  Thursday's garbage will be picked up on Friday (with Friday's regular route) and Saturday of this week.


Recycling:

Recycling will not be collect on Thursday, March 14th.  Thursday's recycling will be picked up on Friday.  Friday's recycling will be picked up on Saturday.


City Bus:

Cities Area Transit will start operations at noon on Thursday, March 14th.


Snow Plows:

The Grand Forks Streets Department has a goal of having the streets cleared 24 hours after it has finished snowing.

Here is the snow plows and sanding trucks priority list:

Plowing/Sanding Route Priorities:

  • 1st major arterials (Gateway, DeMers, Washington, Columbia)
  • 2nd major arterials, Bus Routes, and Downtown (Cherry, Belmont, etc.)
  • 3rd All other streets divided into eleven separate plowing areas.
  • Sanitation Department assists by plowing alleys with Payloader
  • Streets Department Sign Shop plows public Sidewalks and Bikepaths (Only those which are not private owner's responsibility, approximately 30 miles)