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                                               NOTICE OF BIDS


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Mercer County Board of Commissioners will receive bids until

4:00 PM (CT) on February 14, 2023 for the rental of twenty-nine (29) acres of county-owned cropland located

in SE ¼ Section 20 Township 145 North Range 86 West, for a period of three (3) years. The Short-Term Lease

will run January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2025. Bids will be opened and read thereafter in the Commission

meeting room of the Mercer County Courthouse in Stanton, North Dakota.

The general terms and conditions of the Short-Term Lease are available from the Mercer County Auditor,

PO Box 39,410 Van Slyck Avenue, Stanton, North Dakota 58571.Bids shall be enclosed in a sealed envelope

addressed to the Mercer County Auditor, Mercer CountyCourthouse, Stanton, North Dakota 58571,

and shall designate that the bid is for “Cropland Short Term Lease.” The cropland will be leased to the highest

bidder thereof. The renter will be required to pay cash for the rental ofthe cropland and enter into a Short Term

Lease with Mercer County. The Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all bids,

and to waive any technical defects or irregularities in any bids, and to hold all bids for a period not to exceed

thirty (30) days from the date of the bid opening.All bids shall be submitted on the bidder’s proposal furnished

by Mercer County. Dated this 24 day of January 2023.

By Order of the Board of Mercer County Commissioners.



                             Samantha Melberg

                            Mercer County Auditor

                        Stanton, North Dakota 58571







                                                        Property for Sale

The Mercer County Commission will accept any and all offers for the following properties:

                             Mercer County Social Services Building, located at 1030 Arthur St, Stanton, ND

                             Stanton City lot located at 218 Harmon Ave, Stanton, ND

                             Auction House Building, 204 & 206 Harmon Ave, Stanton, ND

The Mercer County Commission reserves the right to reject any and all offers and to choose the offer                                                                            that is in the best interest of the county.  All offers should be sealed and marked: “Social Services Building”

or “Auction House” or “City Lot” and need to be submitted to the Mercer County Auditor, Mercer County Courthouse,

Stanton, North Dakota.                   




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                                              Property Tax Exemptions




      Road Closure Information                             Mercer County Mapservice

      Click for Mercer County Road Map                                      https://mercer.offroadsoftware.com/

this is located on the Mercer County 911 Website



          Zoning Permits                                                  New Open Burning Laws

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Mercer County Job Application                          Mercer County Board Appointments

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Mercer County Water Resource District                      Road Policy Declaration

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       Mercer County Weights Map                            Heavy Weight Fee Schedule

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The Take Back Drug Box is now located in the Mercer County Sheriff's Office Lobby.

The box will be available 24/7.  After business hours please use the intercom in

the main lobby and staff will escort you to the disposal box.    

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