Address
P.O. Box 97
Ashley, ND 58413

 

Contact Us:
701-288-3096

Address
P.O. Box 97
Ashley, ND 58413

Contact Us:

Welcome to Ashley, ND

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN ASHLEY?

In the heart of south central North Dakota near the South Dakota border is a rich, beautiful community with deep roots and a flourishing heritage: Ashley, North Dakota. Positioned directly on Hwy 11, Ashley is a great place to call home, raise children, conduct or start a business, to have fun in the sun and snow, and to enjoy the rolling prairies and vast blue skies.

Established in 1888 after the Hoskins settlement was abandoned, the first settlers in the area were primarily of Scotch and English descent, and had come from states to the east such as Ohio and Michigan.  Later, the bulk of the immigrants were German people from the area of South Russia around Odessa. Ashley holds strong to the traditions of its’ past and still today has a thriving interest in preserving its’ heritage. Today, Ashley is a small modern town with many big city benefits.

With many newly-remodeled businesses and an attractive main street, Ashley boasts an airport, ambulance service, two financial institutions, nine churches, several childcare facilities, a critical access hospital and clinic, among many other benefits. Ashley is also the McIntosh County seat including the county courthouse built in 1920 which houses county offices as well as the county court of law.

Ashley has several beautiful parks, an outdoor heated swimming pool, a 35 par golf course, an active senior citizens’ center, a public library and the McIntosh County Heritage Center. Ashley is centrally located to many hunting and fishing opportunities as well camping at Lake Hoskins Park. In addition to the many businesses and services, there are many active organizations in Ashley and local community events throughout the year. There is always something to do in Ashley.  

Ashley. For all the right reasons. It may just be the place for you.

CITY OF ASHLEY

LOCAL BUSINESSES

UPCOMING EVENTS

NOTICE CITY RESIDENTS:

Pet Licences

Licenses are required for all dogs and cats living in Ashley.

Visit City Hall to get your licenses.

With any questions, call City Hall (701) 288-3096.

Snow Emergency Route

In the event of a snow storm, please have all vehicles removed from the streets as snow removal will most likely start in the early morning.
There is a 72 hour ordinance and due to that and snowfall, we would like vehicles moved.
Thank you for your assistance!

Be a good neighbor

Please be a good neighbor & keep your property free of debris, junk & garbage.  Thank you for helping us keep Ashley a clean city & a great place to live. 🙂

Plan on building or remodeling?

Building permits are required any construction, remodeling, or additions. Permits are also required for the demolition of structures and moving in of structures. Permits can be applied for at the City Hall and are approved by City Council. Do not start your project until you have your approved building permit in your hand

Building permits are not valid until you have the signed copy in your possession. With any questions, call City Hall (701) 288-3096.

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Welcome to Ashley

Located in the heart of the upper Midwest, the prairie city of Ashley is the best of both worlds: a small modern town with many big city benefits. Positioned directly on Hwy 11, Ashley is located on a tour of many historical landmarks or the perfect place to visit to escape the bustle of urban life. The surrounding prairies and untouched earth offer much to explore, and much more to discover.

Established in 1888, the City of Ashley holds strong to the traditions of its’ past yet, Ashley continues to strive to become a center for technology and innovation. The community has been recognized as a leader in promoting economic development both locally and nationwide. With many newly-remodeled businesses & attractive main street, Ashley is a great place to call home, conduct or start a business, to have fun in the sun and snow, and to enjoy the rolling prairies and vast blue skies.

Ashley. For all the right reasons. Whether you’re interested in visiting or re-locating, it may just be the place for you.