County Commission

CountyCommission

Regular Meetings


  • 8 a.m. on the 1st Tuesday of every month
  • 5:30 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • 524 4th Avenue NE
    County Courthouse
    Commissioners Room
    Devils Lake, ND 58301
    • If a meeting date falls on a legal holiday, the board meeting will be on the following Wednesday, or as scheduled by board motion. Special and emergency meetings to be designated in advance as needed.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agendas and Minutes.

Appearing Before the Board


If you wish to appear before the commissioners and be placed on the agenda, please contact the Commission Chair or Auditor by noon, at least five business days prior to the meeting. 

Visitors and Delegations

 
The Visitors and Delegations policy shall be as follows:
  1. Visitors and Delegations shall be an included portion of all regularly scheduled County Commission meetings and will occur at the end of new business on the agenda.  
  2. Speaking time shall be limited to five (5) minutes per visitor or delegation, at the discretion of the chairperson.
  3. The topic presented by the visitor or delegation must pertain to the purview of County Commission business.
  4. No individual may use the Visitors and Delegations portion of the meeting more than one (1) time per every six (6) meetings to advance the same topic.  

Overview

 
As required by Section 44-04-19 of the North Dakota Century Code, the Ramsey County Commission has set the following meeting dates for 2017. Any meetings may be cancelled if there is no county business to conduct. 

SCHEDULED MEETING DATES FOR 2017

January 3, 2017
January 17, 2017
February 7, 2017
February 21, 2017
March 9, 2017 (Thursday)
March 21, 2017
April 4, 2017
April 18, 2017
May 2, 2017
May 16, 2017
June 6, 2017
June 20, 2017
July 6, 2017 (Thursday)
July 18, 2017
August 1, 2017
August 15, 2017
September 5, 2017
September 19, 2017
October 3, 2017
October 17, 2017
November 7, 2017
November 21, 2017
December 5, 2017
December 19, 2017


Beginning July 1, 2014 County Commission meetings have been video recorded and are available for viewing on the Ramsey County Channel on YouTube.

  1. Mark Olson

    Chairman
    Phone: 701-662-2853, 701-351-1310, or 701-662-5262
    Portfolio
    • Auditor
    • Emergency Management
    • VSO

  2. Adam Leiphon

    Vice Chairman
    Phone: 701-398-3067, or 701-351-3475
    Portfolio
    • Highway Department

  3. Jeff Frith

    Commissioner
    Phone: 701-662-7344, or 701-739-7344
    Portfolio
    • Sheriff
    • States Attorney
    • County Agent

  4. Ed Brown

    Commissioner
    Phone: 701-398-5151, or 701-739-9612
    Portfolio
    • Buildings and Grounds
    • Highway Dept
    • IT/GIS
    • Tax Director

  5. Lucas Wakefield

    Commissioner
    Phone: 701-662-1776, or 701-351-3967
    Portfolio
    • Recorder
    • Treasurer
    • Supt of Schools
    • Attendant Care

  6. County Commission