ZONING INFORMATION
ROLAND TOWNSHIP REGULATES ZONING!
Any new construction, or remodeling which changes dimensions of a structure, needs a permit; also fences, sheds, decks, demolition, excavation, etc. 
Contact the Zoning Administrator BEFORE STARTING the project. 
Filling & Grading must not be detrimental.

See Forms and Samples available for use from this page.








LAKE METIGOSHE ADDRESS CHANGES
911 address numbering is under the direction of the 911 coordinator.
Check the Bottineau County Website 

Information on suggested style of new house number signs
is available here.

US Postal Service regulations/suggestions for mailboxes, 
posts and address display can be accessed here.
The ND Water Commission regulates Lake Metigoshe 
(State waters) 
rather than (or in addition to) the Corps of Engineers 
(Federal waters). 

Beach projects may need permits
 NDCC 89-10 gives information and can be accessed at the link below (see in particular
 89-10-01-10): 

ND Water Commission Website

Contact for Permit Information: Jerry Heiser 328-4935
<gheiser@nd.gov>
TOWNSHIP ZONING ADMINISTRATOR - Tim Kihle  
701-871-7255- or 263-1090
tlkihle@gmail.com or  rolandtwp@srt.com 
Forms & Samples to View/Print /Fill Out prior to contacting the Zoning Administrator:

Pre-Application Check List 
For information needed prior to applying for a permit.

Sample Building Permit
for reference only

Permit Fee Schedule

RV Information & Instructions

RVCUP New Application 
Note: Annual Fee is now $75​, LMRSD $125

Fence Permit

Sample ReZone Application

Contact Zoning Administrator for information and to issue permit

A map of Lake Metigoshe can be accessed here.

ND State Contractor Regulations apply for projects over $4,000.
Roland Township does not license contractors.
Roland Township, Bottineau County, ND
AMENDMENTS RELATED TO RV CONDITIONAL USE PERMITS APPLY BEGINNING APRIL 1, 2021.

​> Reduced the permitted temporary use of RVs in the Lake Metigoshe Rec Service District from 14 days to 5 consecutive days per year before requiring an RV CUP issued by the Zoning Administrator. 
> RVs must meet setback requirements. 
> Violations can be charged to the property owner.
> The amendments can be accessed here.

Lake Metigoshe Zoning Map as of 2019 can be accessed here.

Added to Fee Schedule:

Pavement Cut Fee: $4,000 
to cover cost of hot mix repair when pavement is cut during construction or repair for sewer connection, etc., collected at time of Permit Application. {4/2019}
Addendum includes:
- ND Dept of Health Regulations for Mobile Home Parks, Trailer Parks & Campgrounds
- Liquified Petrolem Gas (LPG) Regulations
- Nuisance Ordinance
Current edition of the Zoning Ordinance includes amendments to Recreational Vehicle use. Click on cover for contents.

$5.00 to request a copy to be mailed to you.