News Releases


Table containing a list of news releases.
Category Headline Publish Date
Safety NDDOT awards $2 million in Transportation Alternatives funding 7/8/2020 3:00 PM
Construction Lane closures on I-29 Southbound from the Christine Interchange to the Oxbow Interchange begin Wednesday July 8 7/8/2020 8:10 AM
Construction Construction causes traffic switch on US Hwy 2 between Grand Forks and Emerado tomorrow 7/7/2020 3:36 PM
Other NDDOT Director elected vice president of WASHTO 7/6/2020 4:48 PM
Construction Construction scheduled to begin on ND 25 Thursday 7/6/2020 2:30 PM
Other US 52 temporarily closed from Velva to ND 14 7/6/2020 9:10 AM
Construction Southbound Alexander Henry Rest Area near Drayton temporarily closed next week 7/2/2020 2:58 PM
Safety NDDOT urges drivers to use extra caution traveling through work zones this holiday weekend 7/2/2020 8:48 AM
Other US 52 temporarily closed from Velva to ND 14 next week 7/2/2020 8:31 AM
Construction Passing lanes on I-94 near Fargo temporarily closed beginning Monday 7/1/2020 2:15 PM
Other Load restriction change to Highway 50 near Alamo 6/30/2020 9:30 AM
Safety All The Gear, All The Time and safety courses can help save lives 6/29/2020 11:00 AM
Construction Construction on ND 200 near Hensler to begin next Wednesday 6/25/2020 2:53 PM
Construction Passing lanes on I-94 near Fargo temporarily closed beginning Monday 6/25/2020 1:37 PM
Other Executive order extends vehicle registration and driver license renewals until August 31 6/23/2020 3:52 PM
Safety Summer H.E.A.T. continues with Click It or Ticket 6/23/2020 8:12 AM
Safety Celebrate North Dakota Share The Road Safety Week June 21-27 6/19/2020 3:38 PM
Construction Construction begins next week on I-29 Interstate bridges over BNSF railroad at M.P. 114, or 3 miles north of Exit 111 (Mayville Interchange) 6/17/2020 2:51 PM
Public Meetings Virtual Public Input Meeting available on June 23 to discuss proposed improvements to North 3rd Street in Grand Forks 6/16/2020 11:31 AM
Public Meetings Draft 2021-2024 STIP ready for public comment until July 16, 2020 6/15/2020 2:18 PM
Construction Construction begins today on I-94 business Loop interchange to 10th Avenue E in Dickinson 6/15/2020 12:20 PM
Other NDDOT to begin mowing in state highway ditches 6/15/2020 9:22 AM
Construction Maintenance project on State Avenue Railroad Bridge in Dickinson to begin June 15 6/12/2020 2:21 PM
Road Conditions Load restriction lifted on ND Highway 20 today 6/11/2020 2:24 PM
Public Meetings Virtual Public Input Meeting available on June 18 to discuss proposed improvements to Columbia Road 6/11/2020 9:15 AM
Construction Traffic switch at Long X Bridge project is rescheduled 6/10/2020 4:41 PM
Construction Traffic switch scheduled at Long X Bridge project 6/10/2020 10:00 AM
Construction Construction work to begin on Four Bears Bridge on June 15 6/8/2020 1:44 PM
Other Load restrictions lifted on ND Highways 1, 35 and 40 6/5/2020 1:48 PM
Construction Construction scheduled to begin on I-94 from South Heart to Hebron 6/5/2020 10:00 AM
Construction Fairway Street to be temporarily closed beginning Monday for construction project 6/5/2020 9:48 AM
Construction Bridges on North Dakota/Minnesota border scheduled for inspection and cleaning next week 6/4/2020 1:00 PM
Construction Construction scheduled to begin on I-94 from Streeter exit 228 to Cleveland exit 238 6/3/2020 3:00 PM
Construction UPDATED: Bridges on North Dakota/Minnesota border scheduled for inspection and cleaning this week 6/2/2020 8:58 AM
Other NDDOT launches updated travel information map 6/1/2020 10:50 AM
Construction Construction begins Wednesday on ND 8 from Halliday to Twin Buttes 6/1/2020 8:39 AM
Other NDDOT continues to offer services by appointment only 5/29/2020 3:45 PM
Construction Bridge maintenance project to begin Monday near Medora and Dickinson 5/29/2020 2:29 PM
Construction Construction project to begin Monday from Scranton to Reeder 5/29/2020 10:00 AM
Construction NDDOT wins its first perpetual pavement award 5/28/2020 2:30 PM
Construction Traffic to shift tomorrow on the US Highway 2 construction project near Grand Forks 5/26/2020 1:34 PM
Other Sisseton/Wahpeton Oyate Nation Photo ID event canceled, to be rescheduled 5/26/2020 11:40 AM
Road Conditions South Dakota officials reopen SD Hwy 79 at North Dakota border 5/23/2020 3:00 PM
Public Meetings Virtual Public Input Meeting to be held June 1 to discuss proposed improvements to ND Highway 11 5/22/2020 2:15 PM
Other Removal process scheduled for 5 Jamestown traffic signals 5/22/2020 1:45 PM
Road Conditions South Dakota officials close SD Hwy 79 at North Dakota border 5/22/2020 9:52 AM
Safety Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign begins June 1 5/22/2020 9:27 AM
Construction NDDOT and partners officially kick-off construction season 5/21/2020 10:45 AM
Construction Construction underway on ND Highway 83 from Bismarck to Wilton 5/18/2020 4:11 PM
Safety Summer H.E.A.T. kicks off with Obey the Sign or Pay the Fine 5/18/2020 9:00 AM
Other Bridges on North Dakota/Minnesota border scheduled for cleaning next week 5/15/2020 3:28 PM
Other NDDOT to visit five reservations next week to issue Non-Driver Photo ID’s for voting 5/15/2020 1:45 PM
Construction Construction to begin Monday on I-94 west of Grant Marsh Bridge 5/15/2020 9:52 AM
Other Load restrictions lifted on Highway 22 in SW Region 5/14/2020 11:53 AM
Other NDDOT offers prioritized services by appointment only 5/13/2020 2:30 PM
Construction Construction begins tomorrow on the Sheyenne River Bridge in Lisbon 5/13/2020 11:57 AM
Other NDDOT begins Smart Restart with phased reopening 5/8/2020 4:05 PM
Other ND 17 opened from I-29 to Minnesota border 5/7/2020 10:15 AM
Safety Highway Patrol Sees Increase in Speeding Citations over 10 mph 5/4/2020 4:12 PM
Road Conditions Water near ND 56 south of Gackle 5/4/2020 11:32 AM
Construction Construction project underway on US Highway 2 between Grand Forks and Emerado 5/1/2020 3:32 PM
Other NDDOT seeks comments on 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment 5/1/2020 10:55 AM
Construction Construction begins May 4 on westbound Highway 2 between Blaisdell and Berthold 5/1/2020 9:52 AM
Other ND 5 opened from I-29 to the Red River 5/1/2020 9:31 AM
Construction Construction begins May 4 on ND Highway 18 south of Mayville 4/30/2020 12:00 PM
Safety Highway Patrol to Enforce Driving Sober as North Dakota Bars Reopen 4/29/2020 4:27 PM
Other Load restriction added to ND 40, lifted on ND 54 4/28/2020 11:50 AM
Construction Traffic to shift to west roadway on US 85 south of Watford City beginning Thursday 4/28/2020 11:00 AM
Road Conditions US Highway 52 OPENED in Carrington 4/26/2020 10:55 AM
Road Conditions US Highway 52 CLOSED in Carrington 4/26/2020 9:30 AM
Road Conditions Both southbound lanes now open on I-29 north of Grand Forks 4/24/2020 3:00 PM
Road Conditions Ramps now open at I-29 Exit 164 north of Grand Forks 4/24/2020 12:00 PM
Construction Construction begins next week on ND Hwy 22 near New England 4/22/2020 1:49 PM
Other NDDOT Launches Transportation Connection: Long Range Transportation Plan will shape North Dakota’s transportation future 4/21/2020 2:50 PM
Construction Construction begins today on US 83 NW bypass in Minot 4/21/2020 10:30 AM
Road Conditions Southbound access to the I-29 Alexander Henry rest area now open 4/20/2020 12:00 PM
Construction Construction begins today on I-94 Business Loop in Dickinson 4/20/2020 10:56 AM
Road Conditions 5-ton load restriction added to ND 54 near Oslo, MN 4/17/2020 1:40 PM
Other U.S. and Canadian Port of Entry hours changed 4/17/2020 12:43 PM
Road Conditions ND 54 opened from I-29 to MN border 4/17/2020 11:10 AM
Road Conditions Water on I-94 east of Cleveland 4/17/2020 10:00 AM
Road Conditions Sorlie Bridge in Grand Forks opening today at 3 p.m. 4/16/2020 3:00 PM
Road Conditions I-29 northbound and southbound lanes open 4/15/2020 12:00 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to Highway 50 near Alamo 4/14/2020 2:48 PM
Safety March Impaired Driving Enforcement Results in 75 Alcohol or Drug-Related Arrests and Citations 4/14/2020 9:00 AM
Safety Drug Recognition Experts: Driving High Is Impaired Driving - Even on 4/20 4/13/2020 11:24 AM
Road Conditions Southbound access to the I-29 Alexander Henry rest area closed 4/12/2020 4:00 PM
Road Conditions I-29 northbound and southbound lanes closed 4/10/2020 10:00 AM
Road Conditions ND 5 CLOSED from I-29 to the Red River 4/9/2020 9:55 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to Highway 1 at Lakota and Highway 15 at Pekin 4/9/2020 4:00 PM
Construction Construction work taking place on ND 1804 east of Williston 4/9/2020 8:25 AM
Construction Construction begins Monday on US Highway 2 in Devils Lake 4/8/2020 4:33 PM
Road Conditions Water on I-29 north of Grand Forks 4/8/2020 3:00 PM
Other Dropbox available to customers at Bismarck Motor Vehicle Office 4/8/2020 2:11 PM
Safety Warmer Weather Yields Increased Pedestrian, Bike Traffic 4/7/2020 2:00 PM
Road Conditions Southbound on-ramp on I-29 Exit 164 north of Grand Forks temporarily closed 4/7/2020 10:00 AM
Other NDDOT seeks comments on 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment 4/7/2020 8:52 AM
Road Conditions Load restrictions added to Highway 20 north of Jamestown 4/6/2020 1:00 PM
Other NDDOT offering limited MV large truck services by appointment only 4/6/2020 11:46 AM
Road Conditions Northbound I-29 Exit 164 north of Grand Forks Temporarily Closed 4/6/2020 10:00 AM
Road Conditions ND 54 near Oslo, MN CLOSED due to flooding 4/5/2020 8:30 PM
Road Conditions ND 54 near Oslo, MN to temporarily close due to flooding 4/5/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions MnDOT Closes MN HWY 317 and HWY MN 220 4/3/2020 9:00 PM
Road Conditions No Travel Advisory Lifted from I-29 in eastern North Dakota; Travel Alert remains in effect for northeastern North Dakota 4/3/2020 8:00 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised issued for I-29 from Fargo to Canadian Border 4/2/2020 8:00 PM
Other NDDOT delivers medical supplies to combat COVID-19 4/2/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions Travel Alert extended to northeastern North Dakota 4/2/2020 4:17 PM
Road Conditions Travel Alert extended to southeastern North Dakota 4/2/2020 3:29 PM
Road Conditions Travel Alert issued for central North Dakota 4/2/2020 1:39 PM
Road Conditions Load restrictions added to Highway 35 east of Lakota today 4/1/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions Sorlie Bridge temporarily closed due to flooding 4/1/2020 3:42 PM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised lifted for portion of northwestern North Dakota; Travel Alert still in place 4/1/2020 12:41 PM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised issued for portion of northwestern North Dakota 4/1/2020 10:57 AM
Road Conditions Travel Alert issued for portions of northwestern and north central North Dakota 4/1/2020 10:34 AM
Public Meetings Public input website goes live Monday, April 6, for input on improvements to downtown Sheyenne Street 3/31/2020 4:10 PM
Other NDDOT seeks comments on 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment 3/31/2020 2:00 PM
Road Conditions Water on or near highways in portions of south central North Dakota 3/31/2020 9:00 AM
Road Conditions NDDOT update on flooded road conditions throughout the state 3/30/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to Highway 22 3/30/2020 1:30 PM
Public Meetings Public Input Meeting to be held on April 6 to discuss Proposed Improvements to Sheyenne St in West Fargo 3/30/2020 8:00 AM
Other NDDOT offering CDL services by appointment only 3/27/2020 5:00 PM
Other REAL ID deadline extended to October 2021 3/26/2020 4:00 PM
Road Conditions NDDOT lifts seasonal load restrictions on state highways after Burgum signs executive order 3/24/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions Construction starts tomorrow on Highway 46, 4 miles west of Gackle 3/23/2020 1:53 PM
Other NDDOT rest areas reopened 3/23/2020 1:00 PM
Other NDDOT shifts services to operate virtually and online 3/22/2020 1:25 PM
Other Rest areas temporarily closed for cleaning will be reopened soon 3/21/2020 4:39 PM
Other NDDOT closes rest area buildings; parking lot areas remain open 3/20/2020 11:00 AM
Other NDDOT utilizes digital signs to inform public on COVID-19 3/20/2020 8:00 AM
Road Conditions Travel Alert issued for I-94 in Valley City area 3/19/2020 12:00 PM
Construction Highway 85 traffic south of Watford City moved to temporary bypass next week 3/19/2020 11:31 AM
Other Watford City Driver License office temporarily closed today 3/18/2020 8:50 AM
Other NDDOT has many services available online for state residents 3/17/2020 2:13 PM
Other NDDOT temporarily closes Driver License office in Wahpeton 3/17/2020 2:10 PM
Road Conditions Public Input Meeting to be held on March 24, 2020 to discuss Proposed Reconstruction of 43rd Avenue NE from North 26th Street to Roosevelt Drive 3/17/2020 10:00 AM
Public Meetings Applications are now being accepted for approximately $10.5 million in federal aid for public transportation in North Dakota 3/17/2020 8:51 AM
Public Meetings Public Hearing scheduled for March 26 to discuss the Proposed Williston Northeast Truck Reliever Route POSTPONED 3/16/2020 4:21 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to additional highways across North Dakota tomorrow 3/10/2020 4:34 PM
Safety Kidder County Named North Dakota’s First Vision Zero School 3/10/2020 9:32 AM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to additional highways across North Dakota on Wednesday 3/9/2020 4:56 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to additional highways in southwestern North Dakota next week 3/5/2020 4:35 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to additional highways in southwestern North Dakota this week 3/2/2020 3:50 PM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to additional highways in southwestern North Dakota this week 2/26/2020 2:00 PM
Other NDDOT partners with NPUASTS to enhance emergency response 2/25/2020 4:55 PM
Safety Beginning March 1: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over 2/24/2020 11:43 AM
Safety Final Data Shows Motor Vehicle Fatalities in North Dakota Decreased in 2019 2/19/2020 9:32 AM
Road Conditions Seasonal load restrictions added to some southwestern highways next week 2/14/2020 1:48 PM
Construction NDDOT Launches Project to Expand U.S. 85 from Watford City to Long X Bridge 2/14/2020 10:13 AM
Safety Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Results in 204 Alcohol- or Drug-Related Citations 2/13/2020 2:28 PM
Road Conditions I-29 OPENED from Grand Forks to the Canadian Border; No Travel Advised LIFTED for eastern North Dakota 2/12/2020 2:00 PM
Road Conditions I-29 OPENED from Grand Forks to the South Dakota Border; ND Hwy 13 OPENED from I-29 to Wahpeton 2/12/2020 12:00 PM
Road Conditions ND Highway 13 from I-29 to Wahpeton CLOSED: No Travel LIFTED for south central North Dakota 2/12/2020 10:10 AM
Road Conditions I-29 CLOSED from Canadian Border to South Dakota Border 2/12/2020 8:58 AM
Road Conditions Wahpeton Driver’s License office closed today 2/12/2020 8:31 AM
Road Conditions Oakes Driver’s License office closed today 2/12/2020 8:00 AM
Road Conditions I-29 CLOSED from Fargo to the Canadian Border; No Travel Advised extended to southeastern North Dakota 2/12/2020 7:22 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised extended to portions of eastern North Dakota 2/12/2020 5:51 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised issued for eastern North Dakota 2/12/2020 5:22 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised LIFTED for southwestern North Dakota 2/9/2020 6:55 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised issued for southwestern North Dakota 2/8/2020 9:00 PM
Safety NDDOT receives innovation grant for autonomous vehicle 2/7/2020 4:00 PM
Public Meetings NDDOT seeks comments on 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment 2/6/2020 9:50 AM
Construction Construction to begin tomorrow on ND Highway 11 west of Ellendale 1/29/2020 2:57 PM
Road Conditions I-94 OPENED from ND 22 Bypass to Belfield 1/28/2020 9:45 PM
Road Conditions I-94 CLOSED from ND 22 Bypass to Belfield 1/28/2020 6:30 PM
Other Landowners asked not to put snow into right-of-way of state highways 1/28/2020 11:56 AM
Road Conditions Travel Alert issued for south central North Dakota 1/26/2020 4:10 PM
Road Conditions Travel Alert issued for north central North Dakota 1/25/2020 7:05 PM
Road Conditions Travel Alert issued for northeastern North Dakota 1/20/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions I-94 OPENED from Bismarck to Fargo; No Travel Advised LIFTED for portions of eastern North Dakota 1/19/2020 7:00 AM
Road Conditions I-29 OPEN from Grand Forks to Fargo; No Travel Advised LIFTED for portions of eastern North Dakota 1/19/2020 6:00 AM
Road Conditions I-94 & I-29 Closures and No Travel Advisories Remain Overnight; Secondary roads may be blocked or impassable 1/18/2020 8:00 PM
Road Conditions I-29 OPENED from Fargo to the South Dakota Border; ND Hwy 13 OPENED from I-29 to Wahpeton 1/18/2020 6:00 PM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised extended to portions of northeastern North Dakota 1/18/2020 6:35 AM
Road Conditions I-29 CLOSED from Grand Forks to the South Dakota Border 1/18/2020 6:15 AM
Road Conditions I-94 CLOSED from Bismarck to Fargo; No Travel Advised extended to northeastern North Dakota 1/18/2020 5:15 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised extended to portions of south central North Dakota 1/17/2020 8:00 PM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised extended to south central North Dakota 1/17/2020 6:15 PM
Road Conditions I-29 CLOSED from Fargo to South Dakota Border 1/17/2020 5:00 PM
Road Conditions ND Highway 13 closed from I-29 to Wahpeton 1/17/2020 8:29 AM
Road Conditions Travel Alert extended to portions of south central North Dakota 1/17/2020 6:36 AM
Road Conditions No Travel Advised issued for portions of southeastern North Dakota; Travel Alert also in effect for eastern North Dakota 1/17/2020 6:00 AM
Other NDDOT launches newly redesigned website 1/16/2020 10:46 AM
Other NDDOT seeks comments on 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment 1/14/2020 9:00 AM
Other NDDOT seeks input on customer service 1/8/2020 3:46 PM
Other NDDOT seeks comments on 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Amendment 1/3/2020 4:15 PM
Safety North Dakota ends 2019 with fewer than 100 reported traffic fatalities as Vision Zero safety effort expands 1/3/2020 2:55 PM