Welcome to the Official Website of Barnes Rural Water District

Our Mission

At Barnes Rural Water District, we are committed to providing a high quality, dependable and adequate supply of water to the members of the District at the lowest possible cost, consistent with sound economy and good management. 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Bill Payment Options

Looking for the most convenient way to pay your bill? We offer a wide variety of payment options to our customers. Simply choose the option that best suits your needs... Learn more...

Conservation Tips

There are a number of easy ways to save water, and they all start with you. When you save water, you save money on your utility bills. Here are just a few ways... Learn more...

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2021 Spring Flushing

March 16, 2021

The 2021 Spring Flushing season is just beginning.  You may notice low pressure or no water when your line is being flushed.  We usually run the flushes from 8:00-3:00pm.  If you have any questions please call the office at 701-845-1117.  

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When Every Drop Counts!

When Every Drop Counts!

October 01, 2021

Have you hugged a Water Operator Today?

The modern plumbing system is considered one of the greatest innovations of the 19th century. In fact, plumbing dates back to the Greeks and Romans, but luckily has significantly evolved since the olden days.

It's easy to take for granted how lucky we are to have access to fresh, clean water at the turn of a tap. It’s especially amazing considering that available fresh water only accounts for approximately 2% of all water resources.

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