Utilities Department

The Utilities Department for the City of Mahnomen handles the water distribution system, wastewater stabilization ponds and the collection system.  The  department also maintains the city streets, parks, and public properties owned by the City.

 Brian Buck is the Utilities Superintendent, he is licensed and certified for our current departments.  Eric Lundon is in General Maintentance, he also is licensed and certified for our current departments.  Parks Maintenance worker Nyal "Pink" Peterson is a welcomed part-time employee.    

The Street Department can be reached at shop (218) 935-2677 or cell (218) 556-1660.  For an emergency call City Hall at (218) 935-2573 and office staff can page the street workers.  For after hour emergencies please call the street cell number at (218) 556-1660. 

The City Shop is located at 413 N Railway St.

The water distribution system consists of three primary wells and a new treatment plant in 2004.  The storage capacity system is a 300,000 gallon elevated tank with average daily volumes of approximately 225,000 gallons. 

The sanitary sewer system has a total of six lift stations and a four cell stabilization pond system.  It has capacity for future community development. 

To see current water and sewer rate schedule for the City of Mahnomen click on the Fee Schedule doc. below. Consumer Confidence Water Report is also available.

The City of Mahnomen has a Wellhead Protection Plan in place.  Please contact City Hall for more information or feel free to browse the plan and maps attached for viewing.