BC Updates Development Code, Increases Fine

Heidi Harris
Staff Writer

The Barnes County Commission at its Nov. 7 meeting approved a recommendation by the Planning and Zoning Committee to make changes to its Development Code.

According to Planning and Zoning Administrative Assistant Jessica Jenrich, the fine to property owners who build without a permit has increased from $100 to $500.
The update will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2018.

More on this story in the Dec. 14 Times-Record.