Closings & Garbage Schedule: Thanksgiving

Office & Transfer Station Closings:

City Hall, Public Works and the Transfer Station will be closed Thursday, November 22 in observance of Thanksgiving.

Garbage schedule: Week of November 19
Thursday & Friday’s route will be picked up on Friday, November 23.

Closings & Garbage Schedule: Veteran’s Day

Office & Transfer Station Closings:

Transfer Station will be closed on Saturday, November 10 and Monday, November 12.

City Hall & Public Works will be closed Monday, November 12 in observance of Veteran’s Day.

Garbage schedule: Week of November 12
Monday’s garbage route will be picked up on Tuesday, November 13.
Tuesday & Wednesday’s garbage routes will be picked up on Wednesday, November 14.
Regular schedule resumes on Thursday, November 15.

Reminder: Garbage should be put out by 7:00 AM.

October 25 & 26: Tree/Branch Pickup

Due to last week’s snowfall the city will add another tree and brush pickup event for Thursday, October 25 and Friday, October 26.

Tree limbs and sticks will be picked up if:

  • Wood pile is created near the regular garbage pick-up
  • Wood size is 4” in diameter or less.
  • The pickup is scheduled by calling Public Works at 845-0380.

You can also drop residential trees at the 24 hour access collection site west of Transfer Station at 11490 35th St. SE

2nd Annual Valley City Battle of Badges Blood Drive

Give Blood! Help make everyday moments possible for patients in need.

Tuesday, October 16 11:30 am to 6:00 pm
Wednesday, October 17 11:30 am to 6:00 pm
Stoudt-Ross Ford Showroom

For appointment call 800-917-4929
or online at
Sponsor code: valleycity

Please bring your photo ID and donor card. Free cholesterol testing with every donation!

To print a poster, please download this file.

October 2 & 3: Intersection of 3rd Ave SE & 4th Street SE Closed

Paving of 3rd AVE SE in Valley City will resume on Tuesday 10/2/2018.

During paving operations, the intersection of 3rd AVE and 4th ST SE will be closed. It is expected that the intersection will be reopened the morning of Wednesday 10/3/2018.

During this shutdown 3rd Ave will be closed from College Street to Main Street. Access VCSU from 4th Ave SW during this closure.

Labor Day Closings & Garbage Schedule

Office Closings: Labor Day

The Transfer Station will be closed on Saturday, September 1st. The Public Works and City Hall offices and Transfer Station (landfill) will be closed on Monday, September 3rd, for Labor Day.

Garbage Schedule: Week of September 3, 2018

Monday’s garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, Sept. 4th. Tuesday and Wednesday’s garbage will both be picked up on Wednesday, Sept. 8th.  The rest of the week will be the normal pick up schedule.  Garbage should be put out by 7:00 AM.

Concrete Pavement Repair – Weekend of August 25

As part of the work being complete on the concrete pavement repair project, the Contractor will begin concrete grinding on Saturday, August 25th. The work will be completed in the following locations: 8th Ave SW between Main St and 2nd St SW, 8th Ave SW between Riverview Drive and the Sheyenne River bridge, and Winter Show Road between 8th Ave SW and 4th Ave SW. Flaggers will be present to direct traffic through the work areas. The work should be completed by Monday August 27th.

5th Avenue NE – Construction Update

Beginning August 6, 2018: 5th Avenue NE

The Valley City concrete pavement repair project will be opening both lanes to traffic on 5th Ave NE between 2nd St NE and 6th St NE on Monday, 8/6/18. The South bound lane between 7th St NE and 12th St NE will then be closed to traffic. All traffic to continue following the temporary traffic signals. No parking will be permitted on 5th Ave NE during construction. All truck traffic is to follow the established
truck route detour. Additional updates will be provided as needed.

3rd Avenue SE Reconstruction – Construction Update

Beginning July 30: 3rd Avenue SE Reconstruction

The 3rd Avenue SE Reconstruction Project is starting on Monday, July 30th, 2018. 3rd Avenue SE will be closed from Main St to 4th St SE. Traffic control signs will be installed on Friday, July 27th. The road and sidewalks will remain closed for the remainder of the project. A signed detour will be provided along 2nd Ave SE. The adjacent blocks of 2nd St SE and 3rd St SE will be closed to thru traffic, allowing only local traffic. 4th St SE and the 3rd Ave SE bridge will remain open with intermittent disruptions. If you have any questions regarding the project, please contact KLJ at 845-4980.

3rd Avenue SE Reconstruction Map 7-30-2018