Beltrami County Mission and Values

We will strive to be the catalyst to firmly establish a community that promotes healthy families, environmental quality, expanding economic opportunity and a quality of life second to none.

County News

Division Street Construction Project

Road construction is scheduled to begin this month on Division St (CSAH 7 and CSAH 14). The project will include 3 roundabouts, grading, and bituminous surfacing from the US Hwy 2 off ramp, by Bemidji High School, west and north to Wilton.
The project will cause some inconvenience and we are asking for your cooperation and understanding during this time.  To help provide up to date information on the project the County will be sending out updates via email.   If you would like to be included in the updates please send an e-mail to

Currently the utility companies are working at getting their facilities moved so the contractor can start work. Currently it is unknown when Knife River Materials will actually begin work.

For more information regarding this construction, please contact the Beltrami County Highway Department at 218-333-8173. 

Salary Compliance Notice

Board Meeting Locations


Meeting Location Changes for four summer County Board Meetings

The County Board will hold Board meeting in rural areas of the county on the following dates:

June 5 - Kelliher Fire Hall Meeting Room

July 17 - Summit Township Hall

August 21 - Liberty Township Hall

September 18 - Ten Lake Township Hall

Open to the Public!


Facilities & Locations

The County "Campus" consists of a two block area near downtown Bemidji and includes:

Administration Building
Community Service Center
Law Enforcement Center
County Jail
Judicial Center
Historic Courthouse

The Highway Department is located off Campus.

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