Storm Sewer Design and Construction
The Storm Sewer Utilities Division is also responsible for the design and construction
of public facilities that convey stormwater runoff to the Red River.
The stormwater system includes storm sewer pipes, catch basins, inlets, special
structures, pumping stations, and related facilities. Some components of the existing
storm sewer system are well over 100 years old. The system is constructed of a variety
of materials such as ductile iron, plastic, steel, brick, cast iron, cast-in place
concrete, brick and concrete, vitrified clay and concrete.
Projects include extensions to the system, relief of certain storm sewers, as well
as projects to rehabilitate or replace storm sewer systems that have experienced
Through it all, the main goal of storm sewer design and construction within
the City of Fargo is to provide the most efficient and affordable system that
will be able to handle the runoff from storm events.