Budget Section Presentation, March 19, 2020
March 19, 2020 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
Joe Morrissette, Director, provided a presentation to the Budget Section Interim Committee on March 19, 2020.
ND State Capitol Tours and Events Guidance
March 16, 2020 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced today that tours of the North Dakota State Capitol will be suspended for the remainder of March.
“The decision was made to suspend tours of the North Dakota State Capitol out of an abundance of caution, and to help slow the spread of COVID-19,” stated OMB Director Joe Morrissette. “Tours are often booked by large groups and we want to limit meetings and non-essential visits to the Capitol.”
March 9, 2020 | Posted in: State Employee, Agency, OMB Home
The situation with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is dynamic and evolving, but the risk continues to be low in North Dakota and in the United States. As of March 6, we have zero positive cases in North Dakota. The North Dakota Department of Health is working with the CDC and partners across North Dakota to minimize the risk of COVID-19 to North Dakotans. It takes a team effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, or any infectious disease, and our focus and message continues to be to prepare, not panic.
Government Finance Committee Presentation, February 11, 2020
February 11, 2020 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
Joe Morrissette, Director, provided a presentation to the Government Finance Interim Committee on February 11, 2020.
2019 North Dakota Financial Report Released
January 14, 2020 | Posted in: OMB Home, Public
The Office of Management and Budget today released the 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), a document that encompasses the fiscal activity for all of state government for the period from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
Budget Section Presentation, December 18, 2019
December 18, 2019 | Posted in: Public, Agency, OMB Home
Joe Morrissette, Director, provided a presentation to the Budget Section Legislative Interim Committee on December 18, 2019.
South Capitol Entrance Design Chosen
December 13, 2019 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
The Capitol Grounds Planning Commission (CGPC) today chose the new design for the North Dakota State Capitol Building’s south entrance remodel project.
“We’re pleased that the main Capitol entrance will be getting an updated, more modernized look,” Lt. Gov. and CGPC Chairman Brent Sanford said. “The modernization of the main Capitol entrance will greatly enhance the citizen experience here at the Capitol building.”
Capitol Grounds Planning Commission to Discuss South Capitol Entrance
November 5, 2019 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
The Capitol Grounds Planning Commission will meet at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6, in the Sakakawea Room of the North Dakota State Capitol building to discuss several topics including the south Capitol entrance remodeling project.
The south Capitol entrance is the single point of entry for the public visiting the capitol or doing business with agencies located there.
The commission will review several alternative design proposals that will improve the visual appeal and public accessibility of the State Capitol building.
The agenda for the meeting includes:
Sidewalk Construction to Begin North of Capitol Building
October 23, 2019 | Posted in: Public, State Employee, OMB Home
Construction will begin this week on the sidewalk located to the north of the North Dakota State Capitol Building. As a result, part of the sidewalk will be closed for a couple of days beginning tomorrow – Wednesday, October 23.
State Job Classification System Changing
October 10, 2019 | Posted in: State Employee, Agency, OMB Home
The North Dakota state government job classification system is changing. A new, simplified and streamlined job classification and grade level format will be active for all North Dakota state jobs beginning on July 1, 2020. This is a positive change to the system that focuses on decreasing the number of job classifications and increasing salary ranges to allow for greater movement.
This change will not impact current salary, working job title or duties.