ROLAND TOWNSHIP REGULATES ZONING!
Any new construction, or remodeling which changes dimensions of a structure, needs a permit; also fences, sheds, decks 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.
The "Roland Township Zoning Ordinance - 2012A Edition" is online in pdf format for viewing or printing.
Click on blue cover below for pdf copy to read or print.
Contact Clerk for a printed copy ($5 if mailed)
Click for List of Approved Permits:
Clerk has older permit lists on file.
Zoning Meeting Minutes are available on the MEETING INFO page; (brown button upper left.)
LAKE METIGOSHE ADDRESS CHANGES
911 address numbering is continuing, with the east side yet to be done. The project by Terry Volk, 911 coordinator, is ongoing.
Completed maps can be accessed at:
Information on suggested style of new house number signs
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
Contact for Permit Information: Jerry Heiser 328-4935
TOWNSHIP ZONING ADMINISTRATOR - Rob Peck
For Zoning Needs call: 701-871-7255.
US Postal Service regulations/suggestions for mailboxes, posts and address display can be accessed here.
Forms & Samples to View/Print:
includes for Structures, Excavation, Demolition,
Contact Zoning Administrator for information and to issue permit
A map of Roland Township from Great Plains Directory Service can be accessed here.
(Maps are included in the Zoning Ordinance book after Addendum C)
This website contains aerial photos of Lake Metigoshe taken by Clay Pettys <claysphotos.com>
New Requirement for CONTRACTOR LICENSING:
After June 1, 2012, contractors for projects in Roland Township valued at over $2,000 need a Township Contractor License to insure proper state license and bonding requirements have been met.
Zoning Administrator will issue them at $35/year.
Licensed Contractors List can be viewed here
(newest may not yet be included)
Roland Township, Bottineau County, ND
Water Testing was done by the ND Dept of Health Summer 2012 in response to complaints of cattle being pastured across from E Lake Loop Rd. Their Report is accessible HERE - Maps showing test sites HERE. Briefly, tests showed acceptable limits of contaminants for recreational use. Testing will continue with LMRSD assistance.