Welcome to the Towner County Courthouse & Happy Spring from our Staff!

Towner County is currently in a Fire Emergency and Burn Ban

 

Towner County is currently in a Fire Emergency and Burn Ban for a Red Flag Warning Only (this includes a ban on garbage/pit burning, campfires, and burning of farm or crop land). For the North Dakota Rangeland Fire Danger rating, please click on this link -> Burn Ban Restrictions & Fire Danger Maps | ND Response. This ban has been issued from May 4th, 2021 through June 8th, 2021. To view the Fire Declarations and Burn Restrictions, please go to the following link: Towner County Burn Ban Map.

(The penalty for violation of this burn ban is a Class B Misdemeanor (NDCC 37-17.1-10.1: Maximum sentence of 30 days in Jail and a $1,500.00 fine.))

If you have any questions on burning, please call the fire department in your area:

Cando Fire: Aaron Peyerl (701) 351-0454

Egeland Fire: Jason Moore (701) 741-1806

Bisbee Fire: Paul Johnson (701) 477-4242

Rock Lake Fire: Jordon Stenson (701) 213-5255

You can also check the Towner County Emergency Management Facebook Page to see the Fire Danger Map. It is posted everyday.

Thank You!

May 4th, 2021

-Towner County

Stop and Read Before Entering The County Courthouse:

COVID-19 Screening for Visitors

To protect everyone, including staff, we are asking that you help prevent the spread of COVID-19:

  • Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms' length) from other people.

  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash and wash your hands.

  • When in Public, wear a cloth face covering over your nose and mouth.

  • Do not touch your eyes, nose and mouth.

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

  • STAY HOME WHEN YOU ARE SICK, EXCEPT TO GET MEDICAL CARE.

Social Isolate – Stay Home, Do Not Enter this building.

KNOW THE SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19:

Cough, Fever, Chills, Muscle Pain, Shortness of Breath or Difficulty Breathing, Sore Throat and New loss of Taste or Smell.

Symptoms can range from mild to severe illness, and appear 2-14 days

after you are exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19.

PLEASE SEEK MEDICAL CARE IMMEDIATELY IF SOMEONE HAS EMERGENCY WARNING SIGNS OF COVID-19:

Trouble Breathing, Persistent Pain or Pressure in the Chest, New Confusion, 

Inability to Wake or Stay Awake and Bluish Lips or Face.

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County Meetings & Event Calendar

Memorial Day - Offices Closed

5/31/21  8:30am - 5:00pm

Offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day

 

Towner County Tax Equalization Meeting

6/1/21  10:00am

Location: Towner County Commissioners Meeting Room (Downstairs).

 

County Commissioners Meeting

6/1/21  8:00am

Location: Towner County Commissioners Meeting Room (Downstairs).

9% Penalty/Interest on 1st Installment of '20 Taxes

6/1/21

9% interest and penalty will be added on to the 1st half of your delinquent 2020 property taxes. 

Independence Day - Offices Closed

07/05/21  8:30am - 5:00pm

Offices will be closed in observance of the Independence Day.

 

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County Commissioners Meeting

7/6/21  8:00am

Location: Towner County Commissioners Meeting Room (Downstairs).

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