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Jim Talbert
McKenzie County Planning & Zoning Director
201 5th Street NW Ste. 699
Watford City, ND 58854

The McKenzie County Planning Department will be hosting a kickoff meeting for the McKenzie County Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee on Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 at 6:00PMin the Board of County Commissioners’ Meeting Room located at 201 5th St. NW, Watford City, North Dakota. The meeting’s agenda is posted on the McKenzie County website under Planning and Zoning. The members of the Planning & Zoning Commission are all part of the Steering Committee and may fulfill the requirements of a quorum under the Open Meeting laws of the North Dakota Century Code. No votes by the Commission will be made at this meeting.  

The McKenzie County Planning Commission will meet the second Monday of each Month; unless this falls on a Holiday that the courthouse is closed on. In this event, the meeting will be held the following Monday. All other meeting dates and/or changes will be posted as available. 

When submitting applications, please be sure to include all agency comments that are required on the development checklist. Also- please note that this checklist is updated periodically, so make sure you have the most current one to ensure all required material is included in your application

*Applications/Submittal materials are due by the deadline in order to be placed on the following months agenda- all incomplete applications will not be accepted.
 *** No Applications will be accepted after 12:00 pm the first Friday of each month.  If the courthouse is closed on the first Friday of the month, the applications will be due the day prior the courthouse being closed. (see deadline dates under the "submittal materials for zoning" link)




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