2015 News Releases


News Releases
Westbound Grant Marsh Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane Monday, August 3 for maintenance work July 31, 2015
Southbound turning lane at Williston Northwest Truck Reliever Route intersection to close starting today, July 31 July 31, 2015
ND Highway 23 lane shift east of Watford City to begin on Monday, August 3 July 31, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on August 20, to discuss the proposed reconstruction of Old Red Trail from Highland Road to 47th Avenue Northwest July 30, 2015
Maintenance work begins on Interstate 94 near Belfield Monday, August 3 July 30, 2015
Maintenance work begins on Interstate 94 east of Bismarck Thursday, July 30 July 29, 2015
Westbound Grant Marsh Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane Thursday, July 30 for routine bridge inspection July 28, 2015
12-foot width restriction in place on ND Highway 23 east of Watford City beginning today, July 27 July 27, 2015
Westbound Grant Marsh Bridge lanes open to traffic July 27, 2015
Motorcycle Traffic to Increase for Sturgis Rally July 27, 2015
Westbound Grant Marsh Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane next week for bridge inspection July 24, 2015
ND Highway 17 bridge maintenance work begins Monday, July 27 near Grafton July 23, 2015
DUI patrols made over 1200 traffic stops in June July 23, 2015
Draft 2016-2019 STIP ready for public comment until August 24 July 23, 2015
ND Highway 23 lane shift east of Watford City extended beginning today, July 22 July 22, 2015
Eastbound Memorial Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane Thursday, July 23 for bridge inspection July 22, 2015
ND Highway 23 near Watford City to be reduced to one lane starting today, July 21 July 21, 2015
Speeds reduced to allow heavy equipment to enter ND Highway 23 east of Watford City starting tomorrow, July 22 July 21, 2015
Construction begins on US 85 from Gorham Junction to Grassy Butte next week July 21, 2015
Westbound Memorial Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane Wednesday, July 22 for bridge inspection July 20, 2015
ND Highway 23 lane shift east of Watford City to begin on Friday, July 17 July 16, 2015
Hailstone Rest Areas west of New Salem temporarily closed July 16 and July 17 for maintenance work July 16, 2015
Eastbound Bismarck Expressway Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane today and tomorrow for bridge inspection July 16, 2015
Construction begins next week on ND Highway 22 from New England to Dickinson July 15, 2015
Eastbound Bismarck Expressway Bridge temporarily reduced to one lane tomorrow for bridge inspection July 15, 2015
Construction begins next week on ND Highway 53 near Benedict July 15, 2015
Construction begins Wednesday on ND 41 and ND 23 near Velva July 14, 2015
ND Highway 49 south of Beulah now open July 11, 2015
New Town Main Street work zone to be extended to Central Avenue beginning Monday, July 13 July 10, 2015
ND Highway 49 expected to remain closed until this evening July 10, 2015
ND Highway 49 temporarily closed south of Beulah July 10, 2015
NDDOT seeks comments on 2015 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment July 09, 2015
NDDOT seeks comments on 2015 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment July 02, 2015
Gravel roadway adjacent to ND Highway 40 near Tioga to be extended starting Monday, July 6 July 02, 2015
Construction begins Monday, July 6, on South State Avenue Bridge in Dickinson July 02, 2015
ND Highway 200 north of Hillsboro temporarily closed for railroad crossing repairs beginning Monday, July 6 July 02, 2015
Westbound I-94 traffic into Mandan at Exit 155 reduced to one lane beginning at 7:45 a.m. on July 4 July 02, 2015
Construction underway on US Highway 2 to the Jct. of US 83 near Minot July 02, 2015
Southbound off ramp at Exit 140 near Grand Forks temporarily closed this evening for maintenance work July 01, 2015
Newly installed traffic signal at US Highway 85 and ND Highway 68 intersection south of Alexander now operational July 01, 2015
Construction begins Monday, July 6, on Business US Highway 81/North Washington Street in Grand Forks July 01, 2015
Buckle up for safety patrols in July July 01, 2015
ND Highway 1804 to be reduced to one lane from south of Trenton to the US 2 intersection starting tomorrow, June 30 June 29, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held July 9, to discuss proposed improvements to the Minot US 83 Northwest Bypass June 25, 2015
State, Local Officials Dedicate New Overpass/Underpass in Williston June 25, 2015
Over 2,100 safety enforcement contacts made within two weeks June 25, 2015
Construction underway on ND Highway 23 west of Makoti to Ryder June 25, 2015
Lewis and Clark Bridge south of Williston to be reduced to one lane tonight for bridge repair work June 24, 2015
Lisbon Driver’s License Office temporarily closed beginning July 9 June 24, 2015
Construction begins tomorrow on ND Hwy 12 from Hettinger to the State Line and ND Hwy 22 from the State Line to Reeder June 24, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on July 7, to discuss proposed improvements to I-94 Exit 61 and ND Highway 22 in Dickinson June 24, 2015
Temporary lane closure begins tomorrow on US Highway 2 east of Granville June 23, 2015
Look Twice for Motorcycles During Riding Season June 22, 2015
Speeds reduced on ND 200 from the Montana border northeast of Fairview to east of the Yellowstone Bridge June 22, 2015
Ford Driving Skills for Life Event for Teens held in Dickinson June 20, 2015
A portion of the Williston Temporary Truck Reliever Route to temporarily close beginning Sunday, June 21 June 19, 2015
Construction begins on US 52 at Drake Intersection June 18, 2015
Newly installed traffic signal at the intersection of 1804 and East Dakota Parkway in Williston is now operational June 18, 2015
Newly installed traffic signal at the intersection of US 85B and ND 23 south of Watford City to be operational today June 17, 2015
Construction begins June 18 on ND 18 through Larimore June 17, 2015
Construction begins on south ramps of exit 61 in Dickinson June 17, 2015
Construction to begin on US 2 from Minot to Granville June 16, 2015
Public Input Meeting Tuesday, June 30, to discuss proposed improvements to the intersection of US 2 and 79th Avenue NE near Devils Lake June 16, 2015
Broadway and Main Street intersection in Williston to reopen to traffic on Tuesday, June 16; 4th Street intersection to close June 15, 2015
ND Highway 23 Bridge in Watford City to temporarily close for replacement work beginning on Tuesday, June 16 June 15, 2015
Construction begins on ND 256 from junction of ND 5 and US 83 to Canadian Border June 15, 2015
US Highway 52 at Anamoose reopened June 13, 2015
US Highway 52 at Anamoose closed after traffic incident June 13, 2015
ND Highway 23 lane shift east of Watford City to begin at 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 14 June 12, 2015
Construction to begin next week on Sorlie Bridge in Grand Forks June 12, 2015
NDDOT to begin mowing in state highway ditches June 12, 2015
Williston Northwest Permanent Truck Reliever Route two lane opening rescheduled to Saturday, June 13 June 12, 2015
ND Highway 1 west of Cooperstown is now open with temporary gravel surface June 11, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held June 25, to discuss proposed Williston Northeast Truck Reliever Route June 11, 2015
Lake Agassiz rest area on I-29 south of Wahpeton now open June 10, 2015
Construction begins on US Highway 81 from Manvel to Minto June 10, 2015
A DUI can cost more than $10,000 June 09, 2015
Load restrictions lifted on ND Highway 17 west of Wolford June 09, 2015
Williston Northwest Permanent Truck Reliever Route to open to two lanes of traffic beginning Friday, June 12 June 08, 2015
Water on roadway at ND 53 and US 83 near Max June 08, 2015
Lake Agassiz rest area on I-29 south of Wahpeton temporarily closed June 07, 2015
Traffic shifted to newly created gravel roadway adjacent to ND Highway 40 south of Tioga starting Monday, June 8 June 05, 2015
ND Highway 1 west of Cooperstown to temporarily close for road maintenance beginning June 8 June 04, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on June 18, to discuss proposed improvements to ND Hwy 42 and ND Hwy 5 near Crosby June 04, 2015
NDDOT Seeking Submissions for Transportation Innovation Ideas June 02, 2015
Bridge painting taking place along I-29 near Grand Forks, Thompson and Reynolds June 01, 2015
Federal guidelines for commercial drivers go into effect this summer June 01, 2015
Construction to begin on ND 22 near Killdeer June 01, 2015
Traffic detour around ND Highway 23 and ND Highway 73 intersection east of Watford City to begin Monday, June 1 May 29, 2015
Speeds reduced on ND Highway 5 near Cavalier beginning Monday, June 1 for paving work May 29, 2015
Motorists cautioned to be alert in road construction and maintenance work zones during summer travel season May 29, 2015
I-94 Red River bridge lane closures planned for June 1-2 May 29, 2015
Traffic detour around ND Highway 23 and ND Highway 73 intersection east of Watford City rescheduled to next week May 27, 2015
Highway 14 between Sterling and Wing is now open May 27, 2015
Highway 14 temporarily closed between Sterling and Wing May 27, 2015
Load restriction changes in north central North Dakota May 22, 2015
Traffic to be rerouted around ND Highway 23 and ND Highway 73 intersection east of Watford City starting Wednesday, May 27 May 22, 2015
Construction begins on US 52 near Minot May 22, 2015
Speeds reduced to 25 mph on ND Highway 40 south of Tioga during the day for construction work starting Wednesday, May 27 May 22, 2015
US Highway 2 at 18th Street in Williston to reopen to four lanes of traffic over the Memorial weekend May 22, 2015
Load restriction changes in northwestern North Dakota May 20, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on June 2, to discuss proposed improvements to I-94 westbound roadway east of Valley City May 20, 2015
Underpass below Interstate 94 at Exit 346 near Horace open to traffic May 18, 2015
Underpass below Interstate 94 closed at Exit 346 near Horace due to flooding May 18, 2015
Travel Alert issued for north central North Dakota May 17, 2015
Load restrictions lifted on North Dakota highways May 15, 2015
Construction project underway on ND Highway 40 in Tioga, traffic speeds reduced May 14, 2015
Load restrictions lifted on US 85 in Alexander and US 85-B in Watford City; Restrictions also lifted on 1804 from Montana Border to west of Williston May 13, 2015
Public Information Meeting to be held May 28, to discuss proposed improvements on ND Highway 23 and US Highway 85 in Watford City May 13, 2015
Load restrictions lifted on majority of highways south of ND 2 May 12, 2015
New Town Main Street to be closed from ND Highway 1804 to Park Place starting Thursday, May 14 as part of Main Street work May 12, 2015
Load restriction changes in northeastern North Dakota May 11, 2015
Traffic shift on ND Highway 23 east of Watford City rescheduled to Tuesday, May 12 May 11, 2015
Construction project begins on US 2 near Lakota May 11, 2015
Bridge project begins tomorrow on North Washington Street Interchange in Grand Forks May 11, 2015
Distracted driving citations spiked in April May 11, 2015
Travel Alert issued for south central North Dakota May 10, 2015
Traffic to be shifted onto shoulders of ND Highway 23 east of Watford City beginning Monday, May 11 May 08, 2015
Boaters asked to use caution when traveling Missouri River near Lewis and Clark Bridge work May 06, 2015
Broadway traffic to be detoured beginning today, May 6 as part of Williston Main Street Reconstruction project May 06, 2015
Speeds reduced in some areas on US Highway 2 from Stanley to Berthold May 05, 2015
Campaign Aims to Boost Seat Belt Use in North Dakota Over Memorial Day May 05, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on May 18, to discuss proposed update to Watford City Future Land Use Plan May 04, 2015
ND 200 across Garrison Dam Spillway reduced to one lane for maintenance work May 04, 2015
US Highway 2 reduced to one lane at intersection of US Highway 83 West Bypass near Minot for maintenance work May 04, 2015
Flashing Yellow Arrow Signals being installed across North Dakota May 04, 2015
New Town Main Street to be restricted to local business traffic in areas starting Monday, May 4 as part of Main Street work May 01, 2015
Load restrictions lifted in parts of south central and southeastern North Dakota May 01, 2015
Williston Truck Reliever Route reduced to one lane in each direction near US 2/85 intersection during the day next week April 30, 2015
Load restrictions lifted in southwest sections of North Dakota tomorrow April 29, 2015
Truck traffic to cross at intersection of US Highway 2/85 and Energy Street north of Williston starting April 30 April 28, 2015
Long X Bridge south of Watford City now open April 27, 2015
Speeds to be reduced on Williston Temporary Truck Reliever Route starting on April 22 April 21, 2015
Traffic to be temporarily shifted to adjacent lanes on US Highway 85 south of Williston beginning Monday April 16, 2015
Load restriction changes on ND Highway 3 Saturday from Dawson to Napoleon April 15, 2015
No Travel Advisory lifted but Travel Alert in effect for I-29 from Grand Forks to Canadian border due to fires along interstate April 15, 2015
Law enforcement and transportation agencies review traffic safety information and present awards in Bismarck April 15, 2015
Speeds reduced on US Highway 85 from County Road 16 to the Lewis and Clark Bridge south of Williston April 15, 2015
No Travel Advisory issued for I-29 from Grand Forks to Canadian border due to fires along interstate April 15, 2015
North Dakota motorists can now use a smartphone app to renew their vehicle registrations April 15, 2015
Impaired driving enforcement results in an extra 1400 traffic stops in March April 15, 2015
Law enforcement and transportation agencies review traffic safety information and present awards in Bismarck April 15, 2015
Deputy Casey Yunck with Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office Receives Award at Traffic Safety Summit in Bismarck April 15, 2015
Bismarck Police Department Officers Receive Awards at Traffic Safety Summit in Bismarck April 15, 2015
Local traffic only on Highway 1804 as emergency personnel respond to fire south of Bismarck April 14, 2015
Load restriction changes on ND Highway 28 tomorrow April 14, 2015
Local traffic only on Highway 1804 as emergency personnel respond to fire south of Bismarck April 13, 2015
Reminder: Long X Bridge south of Watford City closed nightly for repair work April 13, 2015
NDDOT seeks comments on 2015 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment April 10, 2015
US Highway 2 in Williston reduced to one lane as work takes place on 18th Street underpass project April 10, 2015
Long X Bridge south of Watford City open Saturday and Sunday nights; Nighttime repair work will resume on Monday, April 13 April 10, 2015
Increased Enforcement on Texting while Driving during Distracted Driving Month April 10, 2015
Load restriction changes on ND Highway 3 effective April 9 April 09, 2015
Speeds are reduced on ND Highway 23 east of Watford City for road work April 08, 2015
UPDATE: Long X Bridge south of Watford City to temporarily close for repairs nightly from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. CDT beginning on Tuesday, April 7 April 06, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northwest North Dakota April 06, 2015
Long X Bridge south of Watford City to temporarily close for repairs nightly from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. CST beginning on Monday, April 6 April 02, 2015
ND Highway 200 now open 12 miles west of Killdeer April 02, 2015
NDDOT Seeking Submissions for Transportation Innovation Ideas April 01, 2015
Long X Bridge south of Watford City will temporarily close for repairs nightly from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. beginning on Monday, April 6 March 31, 2015
Canada officials have opened Highway 75 from the U.S. Border to Sainte Agathe Manitoba March 25, 2015
Canada officials have reopened Highway 75 from U.S. Border in Emerson to Morris Manitoba March 25, 2015
Canada officials have closed Highway 75 from U.S. Border to Sainte Agathe Manitoba March 25, 2015
Travel Alert issued for south central and northeast North Dakota March 25, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northwest and north central North Dakota March 24, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northwest region of North Dakota March 24, 2015
Public Input Meeting on proposed Northeast Truck Reliever Route in Williston cancelled March 19, 2015
NDDOT wins awards for DUI prevention video March 18, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on March 23, to discuss proposed intersection improvements along State Street (Hwy 83) in Bismarck, ND March 17, 2015
NDDOT seeks comments on 2015 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment March 17, 2015
Load restriction changes on ND Highway 15 effective Tuesday, March 17 in North Dakota March 16, 2015
ND Highway 15 open from ND 20 to ND 1 March 14, 2015
ND Highway 15 temporarily closed from ND 20 to ND 1 due to potential flooding March 13, 2015
Load restrictions in effect for state highways in North Dakota March 12, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on March 31 to discuss Proposed Update to Watford City Long Range Transportation Plan March 11, 2015
Load restriction changes effective Wednesday, March 11 in North Dakota March 10, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on March 24, to discuss proposed Northeast Truck Reliever Route in Williston, ND March 10, 2015
Load restriction changes effective Tuesday, March 10 in Western and Central North Dakota March 09, 2015
Extra DUI Patrols Will Occur in March March 09, 2015
Seasonal load restrictions will go into effect on some North Dakota state highways March 10 March 06, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on Thursday, March 19, to discuss proposed improvements to the intersection of US 2 and ND 18 near Larimore March 05, 2015
NDDOT requests public input on ND State Freight Plan March 04, 2015
NDDOT seeks comments on 2015 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment February 27, 2015
NDDOT asking for public input about road information February 27, 2015
Portion of 52nd Avenue in Fargo to be closed Monday February 27, 2015
Load restrictions to be lifted on ND Highway 16 February 26, 2015
Load restrictions to be lifted Thursday in portions of southwestern North Dakota February 25, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on March 5, to discuss proposed improvements to ND Highway 20 near Jamestown February 20, 2015
Seat belt enforcement results in 810 citations in January February 18, 2015
Public Input Meeting cancelled for February 26 in Jamestown February 13, 2015
Public Input Meeting February 26, to discuss proposed improvements to ND Highway 20 near Jamestown February 12, 2015
Load restriction changes effective Friday in portions of southwestern North Dakota February 11, 2015
Travel Alert issued for South Central North Dakota February 10, 2015
NDDOT to add traffic signals on US Highway 85 near expanding business developments in western North Dakota February 10, 2015
No Travel Advisory LIFTED for northwest North Dakota February 08, 2015
Travel Alert issued for south central North Dakota February 08, 2015
No Travel Advisory issued for northwestern North Dakota February 08, 2015
I-29 northbound to eastbound ramp of I-29 & I-94 in Fargo to be temporarily closed tonight for repairs February 05, 2015
NDDOT partners with PSC and other stakeholders on statewide rail plan February 04, 2015
NDDOT seeks comments on 2015 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment February 04, 2015
Department of Transportation and United Tribes Technical College partner on workforce training February 03, 2015
Travel Alert issued for central North Dakota January 24, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on February 3 to discuss proposed improvements to ND Highway 200 near Killdeer January 22, 2015
ND Highway 200 now open from Montana border to the junction of US Highway 85 near Alexander January 20, 2015
Public Input Meeting to be held on February 3 to discuss proposed improvements to ND Highway 21 near Flasher January 20, 2015
ND Highway 200 temporarily closed from Montana border to the junction of US Highway 85 near Alexander due to traffic incident January 20, 2015
Travel Alert issued for south central North Dakota January 20, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northwest North Dakota January 19, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northeast North Dakota January 14, 2015
Temporary lane closures January 15 on I-94 west of Mapleton January 14, 2015
Draft 2014 State Management Transit Plan ready for public comment until January 23, 2015 January 13, 2015
Northbound lane at the Snake Creek Embankment on US Highway 83 temporarily closed for maintenance work January 12, 2015
Canada officials have opened Highway 75 from Morris to the U.S. Border January 08, 2015
No Travel Advisory LIFTED in northeastern region of North Dakota; Travel Alert remains in effect January 08, 2015
No Travel Advised in northeastern region of North Dakota January 08, 2015
Canada officials have closed Highway 75 from Morris to the U.S. Border January 08, 2015
Travel Alert no longer in effect for western North Dakota January 08, 2015
NDDOT sent team to review bus/train crash site with county officials on Wednesday January 08, 2015
Travel Alert extended to northeast North Dakota January 08, 2015
Travel Alert issued for western and central North Dakota January 08, 2015
Travel Alert issued for south central North Dakota January 05, 2015
Extra seat belt enforcement in January January 05, 2015
No Travel Advisory LIFTED for northeastern North Dakota January 03, 2015
No Travel Advisory issued for northeastern North Dakota January 03, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northeast North Dakota January 02, 2015