An ordinance is a law passed by the City of Rutland government. Most of the Ordinances for the City of Rutland may be found below; please call City Hall if you do not find the information you are seeking (701-724-3081).

The City of Rutland residents approved the City Home Rule Charter on November 30, 2010.

If you have any questions regarding a particular ordinance, please call City Hall and we will be happy to help you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a permit to replace my deck?

You do not need a permit to replace a deck IF the new deck is the same size as the existing deck. If the new deck is larger than the original, then a permit will be required.