Planning Resources

Comprehensive Plan


Ward County Comprehensive Plan

Zoning Map and Ordinances
Ward County's Zoning Ordinances are made up of four different Zoning Resolutions.
Zoning District 1 regulates the land use surrounding Minot Air Force Base.
Zoning District 2 regulates the land use within the rural areas of the County and is known as the "Rural Zone".
Zoning District 4 regulates the land use within the Souris River Floodplain.
Zoning District 6 regulates the land use surrounding Cities.


Forms and Applications


The Deadline for Planning & Zoning Applications is the 15th of the Month Prior to the Next Meeting.
For example, the Next Meeting is June 19th, the Deadline for Applications is May 15th. When the 15th is on a weekend, the deadline will be the following Monday.


Fee and Fine Schedules


Ward County Fees
Ward County Fines