Development Services Department News and Updates

February 16, 2017

On February 16, 2017, the regular County Planning Commission meeting will be held after the joint meeting of the City of Williston and Williams County Planning Commissions. Members of the public are invited to the Williston Area Recreation Center at 6:00 PM to view and comment on the draft of the Williston and Williams County Regional Plan Update. Please see attached notice for further detail.

July 20, 2016

Williams County is now live with our new EnerGov software! This software utilizes our GIS to automate and centrally connect critical processes, and streamline the workflow among various departments. In August, we plan to go live with the new Citizen Access Portal which will allow for an applicant to apply for building and planning projects, view the status of their project, and view the results of their building inspection in real time by logging in online.

May 3, 2016

As of this date, the Board of County Commissioners have approved the adoption of the 2012 International Fire Code. For more information please contact our office or the Fire Marshal at 701.713.3566

March 29, 2016

Development Services in support of our Fire Safety Division  is currently reviewing and making proposed amendments to the 2012 International Fire Code. Stay tuned more to follow.

January 28, 2016

Williams County is pleased to announce we have partnered with Tyler Technologies of Plano Texas for a new software system. Tyler is one of the largest public sector software providers in the nation. The software platform will be used by numerous Williams County Departments related to the development process. The target for roll out is June 15, 2016. Check back for updates!

January 28, 2016

Please take a moment to visit our division pages for more information and updates.