Board of Managers

Burleigh County Water Resource District Description Statement

The Burleigh County Water Resource District Board (Board) at their January 13, 2021 meeting has reorganized and elected new officers for 2021. The following is a summary of their address, year of appointment, term of office and position.

 

Dennis Reep                                (2014)             12-31-2022       Chairman

2213 East Ave F                           (701) 223-7052 H (701) 557-9621 or (c) 595-2142

Bismarck, ND  58501                   dwrburleighwrd@gmail.com

 

Rodney Beck                              (2016)             12-31-2021        Vice-Chairman

1983 Billings Drive                      (c) 220-5313

Bismarck, ND  58504                  rlbeckbcwrd@gmail.com

 

Rick Detwiller                             (2014)             12-31-2021         Secretary/Treasurer

1900 Harbor Drive                       (701) 223-8782                       (c) 226-3820

Bismarck, ND  58504                  rdetwillerbcwrd@gmail.com

 

James Landenberger, PE           (2017)             12-31-2022        Manager

3456 E Century Avenue               (c) 701-426-6439

Bismarck, ND  58503                   james.landenberger@bartwest.com

 

Cory Palm                                   (2021)             12-31-2023        Manager

800 79th Ave NE                         (c) 701-516-4660

Bismarck, ND  58503                  cpalmbcwrd@gmail.com

 

Wendy Egli, Secretary                                               701-354-1501

Fronteer Payroll Services, Inc                         

4007 State Street, Ste #20, Bismarck ND 58503             BCWRD@midco.net

 

David R. Bliss, Attorney

Bliss Law Firm, LLC                                                        (701) 223-5769

PO Box 4126, Bismarck ND 58502-4126                        dbliss@blisslaw.com

 

Michael Gunsch, PE

Houston Engineering, Inc.                                                Office:  (701) 323-0200

3712 Lockport Street, Bismarck ND 58503                     Cell:  (701) 527-2134

                                                                                          mgunsch@houstoneng.com

 

January 13, 2021

Chairman Reep after consulting with members of the Board and based on past experience appointed the following portfolio leads and alternates to the noted project portfolios.  Alternates are available to assist and/or complete assignments, in the absence of the lead, as directed by the Board.

The Board reserves the authority to revise these appointments as needed to complete its statutory and contractual duties and obligations.

 

Hay Creek Watershed/Greenway Rod Beck, Lead
  Rick Detwiller, Alternate
   
Burnt Creek Watershed/Floodway Cory Palm, Lead
  Dennis Reep, Alternate
   
McDowell Dam Recreation Area James Landenberger, Lead
  Rick Detwiller, Alternate
   
Missouri River Issues  Rick Detwiller, Lead
  Rod Beck, Alternate
   
Apple Creek Watershed Rick Detwiller, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
Landowner Complaints Cory Palm, Lead
  Rod Beck, Alternate
  Rick Detwiller, Alternate
   
   
Missouri River Joint WRB Rod Beck, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
   
ND Missouri River Advisory Council Rod Beck, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
   
Burleigh County Soil Conservation District James Landenberger, Lead
  Cory Palm, Alternate
   
State Water Commission Liaison Dennis Reep, Lead
  Rod Beck, Alternate
   
Policy Considerations Dennis Reep, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
MPO (Bis-Man Metropolitan Planning) Dennis Reep, Lead
  Rod Beck, Alternate
   
Apple Creek Industrial Park James Landenberger, Lead
  Cory Palm, Alternate
   
Fox Island Projects James Landenberger, Lead
  Dennis Reep, Alternate
   
Missouri River Correctional Center James Landenberger, Lead
  Dennis Reep, Alternate
   
Sibley Island Flood Control Rod Beck, Lead
  Cory Palm, Alternate 
   
ND Water Users Dennis Reep, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
ND Water Resource Board of Directors Dennis Reep, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
ND Irrigation Rod Beck, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
Ward/Ash Coulee Rick Detwiller, Lead
  Dennis Reep, Alternate
   
Budget Rick Detwiller, Lead
  Dennis Reep, Alternate
   
Brookfield Estates Flood Control Project Dennis Reep, Lead
  Cory Palm, Alternate
   
Country Ridge/Country Creek 3rd Cory Palm, Lead
  James Landenberger, Alternate
   
Bismarck Airport Drainage (added in May, 2019) Dennis Reep, Lead
  Cory Palm, Alternate

The Board reserves the authority to revise these appointments as needed to complete its statutory and contractual duties and obligations.