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City of Fargo residents encouraged to apply for Cass County Planning Commission

Post Date:10/25/2019

Have a Say in Cass County Development       

City of Fargo residents encouraged to apply for Cass County Planning Commission

CASS COUNTY — Cass County has one opening for a member on its Planning Commission.

Applications will begin to be reviewed on November 21 and submitting before that deadline is strongly encouraged. The average time commitment for the position would be four to eight hours per month.

Responsibilities include:

  • Serving as an advisory board to the Cass County Commission on subdivision platting issues in the county.
  • Participating in public hearings on matters relating to subdivision ordinance plat applications, variance request applications, and public input meeting opportunities for a new zoning ordinance.These meetings will provide the opportunity to listen to comments and presentations by staff, applicants, and the public, make inquiries, analyze evaluation criteria, discuss with other Commissioners, and make votes on recommendations.
  • Review and evaluate staff report documents and other project-related materials.
  • Participate in committee assignments representing the planning commission and other city or metro-wide boards and commissions.
  • Communicate with applicants and the public as needed.

Interested City of Fargo residents may request and submit an application to Heather Worden at wordenh@casscountynd.gov before the end of the deadline.