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.
Budget Section Presentation, July 11, 2018
July 11, 2018 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
Joe Morrissette, Director, provided a presentation to the Budget Section legislative interim committee on July 11, 2018.
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:
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.
Government Finance Committee Presentation, June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018 | Posted in: Public, OMB Home
Joe Morrissette, Director, provided a presentation to the Government Finance Interim Committee on June 7, 2018.
The Standard, Spring 2018
June 1, 2018 | Posted in: OMB Home, Agency, State Employee, Public
Governor Burgum Outlines Strategic Budget Direction for 2019-21
April 18, 2018 | Posted in: OMB Home, Agency, Public
Governor Doug Burgum today outlined his strategic budget direction for the State of North Dakota during the 2019-21 biennium, announcing a new approach that places greater emphasis on finding efficiencies, reinventing processes and incenting collaboration between agencies.
Individual agencies will begin the strategy review process in May, meeting with the Office of Management and Budget and Governor’s Office to discuss how to best meet budget targets that call for base budget reductions.
2019-21 Budget Guidelines to be Released April 18, 2018
April 16, 2018 | Posted in: OMB Home, Agency
Governor Doug Burgum will release the guidelines for preparation of the 2019-21 budget requests on April 18, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Brynhild Haugland Room of the State Capitol.
Joe Morrissette, Director of OMB, will provide an overview of several technical issues relating to developing the budget.
The Governor’s remarks and other handouts will be posted to the OMB website after the presentation.