NDDOT Watford City Bypasses named as Top 10 finalist in America’s Transportation Award competition – needs your vote to win top honors

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) received word this week that the Watford City Southeast and Southwest Bypass project has been named one of the Top 10 projects for the America’s Transportation Awards competition. As a Top 10 finalist, the Watford City Bypasses are now in the running for two prizes: Grand Prize and […]

August 19th, 2015|Other, Watford City Bypass|

Motorists to use caution and share the road with farm equipment during harvest

Harvest season is underway throughout the state and the North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) is urging motorists to use caution as large farm equipment is out on the roadways this time of year. 

“Motorists should be extremely cautious as they drive, especially on rural, two-lane roads, as slow moving farm equipment is out on the […]

August 11th, 2015|Other|

NDDOT receives Telly Award for Liberty Memorial Bridge documentary

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) is the recipient of a bronze Telly Award for their video documentary production entitled “Liberty Memorial Bridge; Proudly Honoring Veterans since World War I.”

The documentary chronicles the bridges early history spanning over 80 years and explains how it served and connected the communities of Bismarck and Mandan […]

August 7th, 2015|Other|

Draft 2016-2019 STIP ready for public comment until August 24

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has published a draft of the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) and it will be available for comment from July 23, 2015 to August 24, 2015.  The STIP is a four-year program of transportation improvements that are funded with federal highway and transit monies.  Improvements include projects on […]

July 23rd, 2015|Other|

Surveyor (Transportation Senior Manager) 7060 – NDDOT Position Available

Job Summary:




Bismarck, ND 58505

Job Type

Full Time Employee

40 hours/week ; Normally 4 day – 10 hours per day

Career Level

Professional / Manager

Salary / Benefits

DOE $4880 – $6492 Monthly

Annual leave – 8 hours per month to start

Sick leave accrues 8 hours per month

10 Paid holidays per year

Health insurance paid 100%

Vision/Dental insurances are available

Job Title

Surveyor (Transportation Senior Manager)(7060)

Essential […]

June 30th, 2015|Other|

ND Highway 1804 to be reduced to one lane from south of Trenton to the US 2 intersection starting tomorrow, June 30

Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, June 30, ND Highway 1804 will be reduced to one lane of traffic in various locations from approximately 3 miles south of Trenton to the US Highway 2 intersection. Construction work will include crews performing chip seal work. A pilot car will be in place to direct traffic and motorists will take […]

June 29th, 2015|Other|

STATE, LOCAL OFFICIALS DEDICATE NEW OVERPASS/UNDERPASS IN WILLISTON – State Invests $15 Million in Project to Enhance Roadway Safety

BISMARCK, N.D. – State and local officials today celebrated the completion of the US Highway 2 Overpass/ 18th Street Underpass in Williston and opened the new roadway to traffic for the first time. Ron Rauschenberger, representing Gov. Jack Dalrymple, as well as Sen. Rich Wardner, Williston Mayor Howard Klug, former Williston Mayor Ward Koeser and […]

June 26th, 2015|Other|

Newly installed traffic signal at the intersection of 1804 and East Dakota Parkway in Williston is now operational

A newly installed traffic signal at the intersection of 1804 and East Dakota Parkway near Scenic Sports in Williston is now operational. The installation of the signal will allow traffic to easily access East Dakota Parkway.

June 18th, 2015|Other|

ND Highway 23 Bridge in Watford City to temporarily close for replacement work beginning on Tuesday, June 16

The ND Highway 23 Bridge across Cherry Creek near 122nd Ave NW in Watford City will be temporarily closed beginning on Tuesday, June 16 to allow crews to replace the bridge.

During construction:
* A detour route will be in place on ND Highway 23 Alternate
* Motorists may experience delays

The bridge will be reopened this fall once […]

June 16th, 2015|Other|

Public Input Meeting to be held on June 18, to discuss proposed improvements to ND Hwy 42 from the junction of ND 50 to the junction of ND 5 and ND Hwy 5 from the junction of ND 42 to Noonan

A Public Input Meeting will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2015, at the Divide County Courthouse. The Public Input Meeting will utilize an open house format with a formal presentation at 5:30 p.m.

The purpose of the Public Input Meeting is to discuss proposed improvements for ND 42 from the junction of ND 50 […]

June 5th, 2015|Other|