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November 3, 2022 - Water Notice

With regard to the missed reporting deadline letter that went out with utility statements on November 3, 2022, all chlorine/chloramine residual water sampling was completed as scheduled for the period of July-September 2022. Results are within specifications and are available at City Hall for the Public's review.  The report was due October 10th but submitted October 26th.   We regret any confusion this may have caused.    Watford City continues to monitor and ensure the quality and safety of our water supply.  

What Not to Flush

Please take a moment to read through the quick tips "What NOT to Flush" to help avoid potential problems with your sewer pipes at your home or business. Help keep our City's new wastewater treatment facility flowing smoothly. 

What Not to Flush or Put Down the Drain:

  • Shop Towels
  • Paper Towels
  • Fats, Oils, Grease
  • Facial Tissues
  • Baby Wet Wipes
  • Flushable Wipes
  • Diapers, Training Pants, Underwear
  • Kitty Litter
  • Food
  • Sanitary/ Hygiene Products


As of May 10th, 2019, North Dakota Recycling Services located near Tractor Supply will no longer be collecting and processing recyclables. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Downed trees and branches in the boulevard and on private property are the responsibility of the property owner to remove.

Helpful tree maintenance tips to continue to grow healthy trees:
  • Remove bracing - All straps should be removed after the 1st or 2nd year.
  • Pruning to develop strong structure and reduce the likelihood of damage in severe weather. 
  • Trunk protection such as, flexible tubing around the base, can protect young trees from lawn mowers, weed eaters, and animals.
  • Place a 2-4" layer of mulch around trees to help reduce weeds, conserve moisture, and improve soil.

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In Watford I got to go to my first National Park. I made some friends and we went to the badlands and saw things we never heard of before like jackrabbits and mule deer. In my opinion Watford is the best city ever!

~ Justice C Staton-Grade 5

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