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NDACo News

9-1-1 Celebrates 50 years

9-1-1 Celebrates 50 yearsThe first 9-1-1 call was made February 16, 1968. More than 230,000 calls to 9-1-1 are made every year in North Dakota. Plus, citizens are now able to text to 9-1-1 in cases where that is safer to communicate for help. In 2017, approximately 140 calls using text messaging were sent in North Dakota.
Posted 2/16/18 (Fri) read more »

Counties Complete Jail Expansion Projects

Counties Complete Jail Expansion ProjectsNorth Dakota Counties have responded to a lack of inmate housing by adding 880 beds in 2017. Over the course of the year, eight jail facilities have opened with new, expanded space to hold additional inmates.
Posted 1/10/18 (Wed) read more »

Few Counties Have Addressed Medical Marijuana Zoning

Few Counties Have Addressed Medical Marijuana ZoningAccording to a recent NDACo survey, a majority of North Dakota counties have done little in adopting zoning ordinances to address regulating medical marijuana manufacturing and distribution centers.
Posted 12/27/17 (Wed) read more »

Follow and Connect with Your County

Follow and Connect with Your CountyCheck out this interactive list of counties with facebook and twitter pages. "Like" and "Follow" our social counties! Links to the pages are included in the list.
Posted 5/24/16 (Tue) read more »