October 3, 2018: National Test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts
September 17, 2018 | Posted in: Agency, State Employee
Nationwide Test of the Emergency Alerting Systems Postponed Until October 3, 2018
August 22, 2018 | Posted in: Public, Agency, State Employee
New Elevators in Service Monday, August 20, 2018
August 17, 2018 | Posted in: State Employee, Agency, Public, OMB Home
Phase 1 of the Capitol elevator modernization project is now complete. On Monday, August 20, the newly-installed north elevators will be placed into service. Otis Elevator and Facility Management employees will be available on Ground Floor on Monday starting at 5:30 a.m. and will provide assistance to elevator users throughout the day.
July 31, 2018 | Posted in: Public, Agency, State Employee
2018 CAFR Training
July 24, 2018 | Posted in: Agency
Need help completing a CAFR closing package? Agencies are welcome to meet with OMB's CAFR staff on a one-on-one basis to discuss any questions they may have. Agencies should bring all questions and information used to complete the closing package. Meetings will be held on a first-come, first-served basis in the Red River Room in the state capitol building on the following Tuesday's:
Former Governor's Residence Items Available for Purchase by the Public on July 11
July 9, 2018 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home, State Employee, Agency
Items from the former Governor's residence will be available for purchase by the public beginning on Wednesday, July 11. There are a variety of household items such as headboards, dressers, desks and miscellaneous kitchen items. Available on a first come, first served basis. Contact State Surplus Property at 701.328.9665 for more information.
2018 Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP)
June 29, 2018 | Posted in: Agency, State Employee, OMB Home
A Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP) is being offered to agencies as a tool to assist them when planning for the 2019-21 biennium budget. Agencies will independently determine whether or not it is beneficial to offer the program to their employees. This will be determined based on each agency’s budget planning process and specific business objectives.
Under the VSIP, eligible staff in participating agencies will be offered a financial incentive if they voluntarily choose to separate from employment. Following are specific program details and requirements:
Legal Notice Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2018
June 27, 2018 | Posted in: Agency
The newspaper legal notice rates will increase by 1.5% on July 1, 2018. These rates are negotiated each biennium by the Office of Management and Budget and the North Dakota Newspaper Association, in consideration of information received from government entities and the newspaper industry. If you have any questions, please contact the OMB State Procurement Office. The rates can also be found on OMB's web
Purchasing Threshold Changes Effective July 1, 2018
June 27, 2018 | Posted in: Agency, OMB Home
On July 1, 2018 the new purchasing thresholds will go into affect. Details of these changes will be reflected on OMB's website. If questions, contact Sherry Neas at 701.328.1726.