Stanley, ND

Photo montage: a field of daisies, a family walking on the beach, a tranquil beach scene, and a fishing pole propped against a folding chair at the end of a dock

Welcome to the City of Stanley's website!


Stanley is a wonderful community with a charm that intertwines the traditions of our past with the progress of the future. Our aim is to make all citizens and visitors feel that they are part of and welcome in this community. If you are seeking a new place to live, looking for a business site, or considering a place to retire, you’ll find what you are looking for in Stanley. 

We look forward to seeing you in our community!



Check out the Events calendar for upcoming events!



The Landfill will be opening for the spring/summer season starting Wednesday, April 24, 2024, weather permitting. A landfill permit is now required to access the Stanley Landfill. The landfill permit can be picked up at City Hall at 221 S. Main Street during regular business hours, which is Monday – Friday 8am-noon and 1pm-5pm.

Landfill hours will be:

Wednesdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Saturdays 10:00 am to 12:00 noon






" This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer." 

At the Crossroads of Hwy 2 & 8