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August 14, 2015
Street to be closed for utility work
Beginning Monday, 6th Avenue Northeast will be closed between 2nd Street and 3rd Street Northeast for utility work. The work is expected to be completed within two to three business days. The utility work and anticipated street closure schedule are contingent upon weather conditions. Motorists...
August 14, 2015 - 6:57am
August 1, 2015
Street closed for utility work
Eighth Avenue Southwest will be closed between 6th Street Southwest and 37th Street Southeast for utility work beginning Monday, according to the city engineer’s office. Eighth Avenue Southwest will also be closed between 26th Street Southwest and 37th Street Southeast for utility...
August 1, 2015 - 6:54am
John M. Steiner / The Sun Sewer work continues Friday on 7th Avenue Southeast in Jamestown as traffic had to take a short detour.
August 1, 2015 - 6:47am
July 27, 2015
Which way? N.D. Highway 20 reroute possible with LUTP
Editor’s note: Today begins a six-part series, “Forward Jamestown,” on some of the major areas of the Forward Jamestown Land Use and Transportation...
July 27, 2015 - 6:55am
July 8, 2015
Streets to be closed today due to repairs
The city engineer’s office announced that 4th Street Southeast, between 2nd Street and 3rd Street Southeast, will be closed from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today for street repairs. Traffic will be diverted around the construction area. Motorists are asked to use caution when driving in...
July 8, 2015 - 7:24am
July 3, 2015
N.D. drinking water violations up
Drinking water report is available online here: www.ndhealth.gov/mf/forms/acr/2014acr.pdf BISMARCK — Major drinking water violations committed by North Dakota's public water systems spiked again last year and have nearly quadrupled since 2008, causing concern for the...
July 3, 2015 - 6:52am
June 30, 2015
Work likely to resume
Repairs to the storm and sanitary sewer systems under 7th Avenue Southeast and 4th Avenue Southeast can’t come soon enough for residents in...
June 30, 2015 - 6:49am
May 15, 2015
U.S. House Republicans push two-month extension for transport projects
WASHINGTON - Republicans in the U.S. Congress, unable to reach agreement on a long-term transportation funding bill in time for a May 31 deadline, on Friday introduced legislation for a two-month extension to buy more negotiating time. The House of Representatives bill...
May 15, 2015 - 8:06pm
Legislature provided aid to area
The North Dakota Legislature wrapped up a couple weeks back. We'd like to take time to commend lawmakers for their efforts in helping Jamestown and Stutsman County deal with the infrastructure issues facing the area. Jamestown will receive an extra $480,000 this year and next for...
May 15, 2015 - 8:05am
November 18, 2014
Highway bypass takes traffic through New Town's Main Street
NEW TOWN, N.D. -- New Town Mayor Dan Uran said things are looking up after a bypass opened Monday, the fourth such project in North Dakota's Oil Patch to be completed this fall. "It's a good day for the city of New Town.
November 18, 2014 - 8:00am
October 27, 2014
Alley work begins today in the city
Starting today, the alley in the 800 block between 2nd and 3rd Avenue Southeast will be under construction due to alley paving, according to the Jamestown city engineer’s office. The work is expected to last about a week, depending on weather. Access to the alley will be limited...
October 27, 2014 - 7:55am
August 14, 2014
Rates to rise: Jamestown utility rates will go up 5 percent in 2015
Jamestown residents can anticipate a 5 percent increase in the costs of city-furnished utilities in 2015. This affects all users of water, sewer and garbage services, with the exception of Cavendish Farms, which will see a 3 percent increase in sewer rates. The Jamestown City Council...
August 14, 2014 - 6:48am
April 9, 2014
Letter to the editor: Water tower should have buffalo on both sides of it
Regarding naming the water tower: I would like to mention that Jamestown needs to improve its image and by painting the new water tower white with a brown buffalo on both sides it will help it. It will attract tourists to the city and promote businesses to move here. The thought...
April 9, 2014 - 7:27am
April 3, 2014
Water tower bid awarded
Stutsman Rural Water District Board of Directors awarded the contract for a 600,000 gallon water tower in southwest Jamestown Wednesday. The $1.8 million contract was awarded to Maguire Iron of Sioux Falls, S.D.
April 3, 2014 - 7:11am
March 25, 2014
Land Board grants $8 million to Watford City for infrastructure
BISMARCK — The state Land Board voted unanimously Monday to grant a special request by Watford City and the McKenzie County School District for $8 million in energy impact grant dollars to help pay for infrastructure needed to support a new $50 million high school and residential...
March 25, 2014 - 7:42am