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May 10, 2019
Over the previous winter, East Villard has deteriorated beyond simple patching and is getting a full repair starting this month. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
East Villard getting needed overhaul
May 10, 2019 - 11:34am
April 9, 2019
Gregory Stack is the new city utilities manager. The role combines two positions in the public works department. Stack has been with the City of Dickinson since 2016. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
Stack is the new city utilities manager
April 9, 2019 - 11:02am
April 6, 2019
Dickinson Street Department will resume repairing potholes, such as this one on Sixth Avenue West, on Monday. Efforts started in winter, but the department ran out of patching compound. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
Pothole repairs resuming Monday
April 6, 2019 - 1:09pm
April 5, 2019
Dickinson's e-waste recycling event returns on May 10. Last year's effort diverted roughly eight tons of materials from the city landfill, or about 16,000 pounds. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
City e-waste recycling event returning in May
April 5, 2019 - 11:10am
February 16, 2019
Allegations of abuse in the street department were resolved with disciplinary actions, yet the department continues to struggle with recruiting and retaining employees. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
City confronts alleged abuse in street dept
February 16, 2019 - 5:25pm
December 19, 2018
The Dickinson Water Utilities Department works to repair an emergency water break on Fifth Street West between Eighth Avenue West and 11th Avenue West.  Photo by James B. Miller, Jr. / The Dickinson Press
Water breaks not unusual for city
December 19, 2018 - 7:26am
December 18, 2018
Dickinson City Landfill only has 15 to 20 years before its reaches capacity. City commissioners and city staff last week discussed options that include expanding the current site or building a new site. (file photo)
Landfill expansion discussed
December 18, 2018 - 11:47am
June 30, 2018
City garbage routes changing in October
June 30, 2018 - 7:41am
March 12, 2018
This is a rendering of the inlet structure near Horace, N.D., looking downstream from the dam. Courtesy Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority.
ND treasurer opposes tapping Legacy Fund for infrastructure loan program
March 12, 2018 - 5:30pm
March 11, 2018
Commentary: Legacy Fund loan idea is promising -- but should go further
March 11, 2018 - 7:00am
December 20, 2017
Lift Station 1, at South Fourth Avenue East and East Broadway, is getting a $1.7 million upgrade in 2019. An order for designs was approved by the city commissioners Monday. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
Lift station to get $1.7M overhaul
December 20, 2017 - 8:19pm
November 10, 2017
Dickinson's current landfill site may be poised for expansion. (Grady McGregor / The Dickinson Press)
Garbage time: City explores landfill expansion
November 10, 2017 - 1:50pm
August 23, 2017
A recycling program could extend the life of Dickinson's current landfill, picture above. (Sophie Zinser / The Dickinson Press)
Curb your recycling: Dickinson finalizing curbside recycling plans
August 23, 2017 - 8:24pm
April 21, 2017
Recycling could extend the life of Dickinson's landfill, which is costly to expand. Photo by Ellie Potter/The Dickinson Press
Dickinson works to be green
April 21, 2017 - 8:35pm
Dickinson Fire Marshal Mark Selles, left, appeared with Deb Barros, Dickinson Fire Department assistant fire chief of support services, and Fire Department Chief Bob Sivak to present the department’s 2015 annual report to the City Commission Monday night. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
Dickinson Fire Department records an increase in response capability
March 21, 2016 - 10:13pm