Ward County Commission

When: Today, 9 a.m.

Where: Commissioners Chambers, second floor, Ward County Courthouse.

Agenda: Topics on the agenda for discussion: county road improvements, an update on the Minot zoo, emergency pumping proposals from Rice Lake, a review of bond sale features, grant awards from the office of Emergency Management, proposed placement of an area food-truck near the courthouse, and renewal of gaming site authorizations.

How to make your opinion known: Commission meetings are open to the public. Commissioners are Chairman Jack Nybakken, Jerome Gruenberg, John Fjeldahl, Shelly Weppler and Alan Walter.