After winter comes road construction! Check out roads/areas to avoid in your daily commute.

  • Beginning at 9:00 a.m.on Monday, May 13, 16th Street between Rosser Avenue and Avenue B will be closed so crews can repair the sewer. A detour will be in place. The road will re-open on Tuesday.
  • Also,26th Street between east Avenue D and Kimberly Avenue has been reduced to one lane in each direction so crews can modify the electrical substation. The lane restrictions will be in place until Friday afternoon. There will be no detour.
  • Starting on Monday, crews will close Sunset Drive from 14th Street NW to just north of 15th Street NW. The street will be closed for about three and a half weeks. A detour will be in place.
  • Next week, Montana-Dakota Utilities customers in a section of east Bismarck will experience two planned power outages. The outage will affect people east of North 26th Street, north of Main Avenue and south of Sharloh Loop. The outages will take place at 5:00 a.m.on Tuesday, May 14 and again at 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 16, weather permitting. Both outages are expected to last for five minutes. MDU says the outage is required for crews to work on the transmission line and substation in the area.