Washburn Life News

Boating on the Missouri

The Missouri River off Boat Ramp Road in Washburn, ND

Missouri River

There are many ways to enjoy the Missouri River near Wasbhurn including kayaking, pontooning and every other kind of boating. The boat ramp at the edge of tow provides a perfect launch point and there are public camping sites nearby. There are beautiful views, wildlife and many things to see along the river.

See more about Boating on the Missouri

Boating on the Missouri River

Boating on the Missouri River with family near Washburn, ND

Kayak Group at the Boat Ramp near Washburn, ND

Kayaking Group

May 11, 2020 Agenda

Wasbhurn, North Dakota

City Commission Meeting Agenda

May 11, 2020 AGENDA Washburn City Commission Monday, May 11, 2020 6:30 p.m. 907 Main Avenue
  • Call Meeting to order
  • Approve April 13, 2020 Board of Equalization Minutes
  • Approve April 13, 2020 Minutes
  • Approve Financials
  • Gaming Site Authorization-Washburn American Legion-Memorial Hall – 7/1/20 thru 6/30/21
  • Gaming Site Authorization-Washburn American Legion-Captain’s Cabin – 7/1/20 thru 6/30/21
  • Gaming Site Authorization-Washburn American Legion-River Boat Saloon – 7/1/20 thru 6/30/21
  • Captains Cabin – Alcohol Sales on Sunday/Patio/Movie Night 9. George Buchholtz/Shelly Lester – dirtbikes
  • Black Dirt Issue
  • Designate Official Newspaper
  • Police Contract for 2021
  • BCBS Renewal
  • Liberty Business Systems – Contract with copies
  • Contracts with Tree Removal companies
  • Accounting Software Update
  • Legion Funding
  • Summer Help
  • Opening City Hall/Memorial Hall
  • Water Plant Servers – Upgrading
  • McLean Sheridan Proposal
  •  
  •  AE2S Update
  • Portfolios/New Business
  • Reports from city personnel
  • Bills
  • Next Meeting May 26, 2020
  • Adjourn
  •  

     

    Play Frisbee Golf

    Hole 7 on the Frisbee Golf course

    The Washburn Frisbee Golf Course is a 9-hole course that provides stunning views of the Missouri River. The course was established in 1994 and is easy to find. Turn of Main Ave. down Boat Ramp Road and find the start of the course near the Sioux Ferry. 

    COVID-19 Related Business Hour Changes

    COVID-19 Related Business Hour Changes

    Farmers Security Bank – Lobby is closed, drive-up is open normal hours
    Dakota West Credit Union – Lobby is closed, drive-up is open normal hours
    Affinity Salon – Closed
    Washburn City Hall – Closed
    Washburn Public Library - Closed

    Submit a Information about Your Busineses










    City Commission Special Meeting – Minutes from March 16, 2020

    Download the Meeting Minutes


    Washburn City Commission

    Official Meeting Minutes
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    6:30 p.m., City Hall

     

    Members Present: Larry Thomas, Noelle Kroll, Mike Herdt, Kollin Syverson, Kit Baumann
    Absent: None
    President Thomas called the Special City Commission meeting to order at 6:30 p.m.
    Kroll motioned to fill the vacant auditor position in house by promoting Chelsey to auditor. Starting wage is $25 an hour and full benefits effective today. Kroll seconded. Upon roll call, all members present voted aye. Motion carried.
    Kroll motioned to advertise the deputy auditor position, part or full time, closing April 3rd at 4:00 PM. Syverson seconded. Discussion was held. Upon roll call, all members present voted aye. Motion carried.
    The meeting was adjourned at 6:37 p.m.

    _____________________ _________________________
    Chelsey Lazier, Auditor Larry Thomas, President
    City of Washburn City of Washburn