New Resident Resources

Welcome to the City of Velva.  Life here is enhanced by the preservation of our local history and the enjoyment of today.  Our community combines agriculture, industry, history, civic activities, recreation and countless other events for a wholesome and fulfilled lifestyle, making it an ideal place to raise a family and grow your business.

If you own any pets, please contact City Hall to obtain a pet license(s).  Velva's ordinance states, that "no person or household shall house more than three dogs or three cats or a combination of three dogs and cats."  When licensing your pet, you must have proof that your pets have been vaccinated.  

The following information should help ease the transition of moving into the area for new residents. Click on the services to go to their web sites.  See the attached document below for additional information.  


Electric Service


Association of Commerce

Water Utilities

Local Schools

Internet Providers

  • SRT ~ 701-858-1200

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?

Simply click the "Sign Up for Alerts" button located ……fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit

Where do I go to vote?

All City elections are conducted by the City of Velva please visit the elections page for locations and upcoming election information.