Renaissance Zone Authority


  • 4:00 pm
  • Third Tuesday of each month
  • Community Development Conference Room
    City County Office Building
    221 N. 5th St.
    Bismarck, ND

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. 
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Minutes are available following approval. 
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  • Josh Askvig (City Commissioner - Ex-officio Member)
  • Jim Christianson
  • Chuck Huber, Vice Chairman
  • George Keiser
  • Steph Smith (Technical Advisor - non-voting)
  • Todd Van Orman
  • Curt Walth, Chairman
  • Bruce Whittey (Technical Advisor - non-voting)
  • Vacant


    The Renaissance Zone Authority is a seven member advisory board that makes recommendations on requests for designation as a Renaissance Zone project and CORE Incentive Grant program applications. The Renaissance Zone Authority also provides guidance on Downtown Design Review and other activities impacting the core of the community.

    Renaissance Zone program applications are due at 5:00 pm on the Monday that is 29 days prior to a scheduled Renaissance Zone Authority meeting (as shown on the Meeting Schedule and Application Deadlines).