Ward County Human Service Zone Board


  • 8 a.m.
  • First Tuesday of every month
  • County Commissioners Chambers
    Ward County Administration Building
     225 SE Third St.
    Second Floor
    Minot, ND 58701
If the regular dates fall on a legal holiday, the Ward County Social Service Board will set an alternative date which will be made known to the public. Special or emergency meetings will be designated in advance as needed and made known to the public.

Order of Business

  1. Meeting called to order by the chairman of the board.
  2. Roll is called for the members.
  3. Reading of the minutes of previous meeting, corrections, if any, and approval.
  4. Review and disposition of claims against the County Social Service Board.
  5. Review of General Assistance approvals and denials and hearing of appeals.
  6. Such other business as may properly come before the Board.

Special Accommodations

Persons needing accommodation should contact Ward County Social Service Board Director Melissa Bliss at 701.852.3552. Persons requesting auxiliary aids or other services are requested to give five days advance notice.

Agendas & Minutes

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  • John Fjeldahl, County Commissioner; term expires 12-31-21
  • John Pietsch, County Commissioner; term expires 12-31-22
  • Shelly Weppler, County Commissioner; term expires 12-31-23
  • Hiedi Folstad-Miller, term expires 12-31-23
  • Richard Berg, term expires 12-31-23