Home Rule Charter
May 1, 2023: The Burleigh County Commission created a Home Rule Charter Committee to draft a resolution for sales tax.
Wayne Munson, County Commissioner
Steve Schwab, County Commissioner
Julie Lawyer, State's Attorney
Mary Senger, Emergency Management Director
Dustin Gawrylow (Public Member)
Pat Heinert (Public Member)
Kay LaCoe (Public Member)
November 8, 2022: Voters approved a new Burleigh County Home Rule Charter to allow the County Commission and residents to adopt ordinances.
June 10, 2014: Voters adopted the Burleigh County Home Rule Charter which included funding the Burleigh Morton Detention Center through a half-cent sales tax.