Planning & Zoning
Melissa Vachal
Planning & Zoning Administrator
Mailing Address:
PO Box 248
Stanley ND 58784

P: 701-628-2909
Office Staff
Malinda Gunderson, Chief Deputy I P&Z/Deputy Recorder EMAIL

2020-2030 Comprehensive Plan
Minutes - Planning and Zoning

Contact Information:

Melissa Vachal

P&Z Administrator
Planning & Zoning
PO Box 248
Stanley ND 58784-0248
Office: 701-628-2909


Planning Websites


2020-2030 Comprehensive Plan Document

2030 Mountrail County Comprehensive Plan

2020-2030 Comprehensive Plan Maps

Map A-Existing Land Use
Map B-Source Water Protection Areas
Map C-Future Land Use Map
Map D-Urban Growth Areas
Map E-County Roadway System
Map F-Roadway Surfaces
Map G-Traffic Volumes
Map H-Truck Volumes
Map I-County Crashes (2015-2019)
Map J-Load Restrictions
Map J-Load Restrictions
Map K-Railroad System
Map L-Planned Roadway System Improvements
Map M-Rural Water System

2020-2030 Comprehensive Plan Maps-Appendix

Map 1-Project Location
Map 2-Watersheds
Map 3-Slopes
Map 4-Surface and Groundwater Resources
Map 5-Soil Productivity Index
Map 6-NRCS Farm Classifications
Map 7-Land Cover
Map 8-Oil and Gas Development

Comprehensive Plan - Public Meeting #1

Alternative Future Land Use 1
Alternative Future Land Use 2
Draft Goals and Objectives
Policy Worksheet
Presentation for Comprehensive Plan

Comprehensive Plan - Public Meeting #2

Preferred Future Land Use
Road System Input From Public Meeting #1
5 Year Crash Map
Presentation - Public Meeting #2

Planning & Zoning

2024 Meeting Dates and Deadlines
2030 Comprehensive Plan Adopted
June 24, 2024 meeting agenda
Land Development Code PDF version
Map of Cities & Townships with own Zoning Authority
Mountrail County Land Development code Adopted 2022
Oct 2023 to Oct 2024 Approved Application Fee schedule
Planning & Zoning Board

Planning & Zoning Applications

Building Permit Application
complaint form
Demolition Permit Application
Gravel Mining Application
Non Transferable Temporary Freshwater Industrial Use Application
Outlot Plat Review Application
Subdivision Review Application
Zoning Request Amendment Application
Zoning Request Conditional Use Application
Zoning Request Variance Application