County Commission

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.

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. Any meetings may be cancelled if there is no county business to conduct. 
  1. Adam Leiphon

    Chairman
    Phone: 701-398-3067, or 701-351-3475
    Portfolio
    • Auditor
    • Human Resource
    • Emergency Management
    • VSO

  2. Jeff Frith

    Vice-Chairman
    Phone: 701-662-7344, or 701-739-7344
    Portfolio
    • States Attorney
    • County Agent

  3. Ed Brown

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

  4. Mark Olson

    Commissioner
    Phone: 701-662-2853, 701-351-1310, or 701-662-5262
    Portfolio
    • Sheriff

  5. Lucas Wakefield

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

  6. County Commission