107 Steele Avenue
Hope, ND 58046 
TTY  1-800-366-6888

 Hope is located about 70 miles   northwest of Fargo in the   southwest corner of Steele County,   and has a population of about 300.   Hope has a K-12 school, several   manufacturing plants, housing   developments, and many tourist     attractions including the Steele   County Museum and the Hope Golf   Course.

​ We invite you come visit, work, 
 and live in a great little   community! Our small town of   Hope is a great rural North Dakota   community we are proud to call   home!

 The City Hall is located 107 Steele Avenue. 
  Mailing Address: PO BOX 189 - Hope ND 58046

 City Council meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday  of every month at 7:00 a.m.  

 Contact Information:
 Hope City Hall  (701) 945-2772

​ Relay call (TTY) 1-800-366-6888 FREE

 Relay call voice users:
 (TDD) 1-800-  366-6889 FREE 

 Hope City Fax: 701-945-2220  

 Mayor - Pat Brown

 City Auditor - Charles Yanez

 Council Members - Pat Brown, Tim Johnson, 
  Ian Beaton, Darci McCullough, Perry Brown

 Maintenance - Marvin Splitstoesser

 Economic Development Coordinator -
 Karen Bergstrom 
Please contact Karen Bergstrom to add your event or activity to the Hope Community Calendar. Please leave your complete contact information ( full name, address, with area code and phone number) or the right is reserved to refuse request.
Email: steelejda@mlgc.com


 Attention Steele County Residents: 

 Vanguard Appraisals, Inc will be in the County starting the Steele County Re-Assessment   Project. Personnel from Vanguard will be going door to door asking specific details about your   home. They will ask to enter your home so a proper assessment can be done. They will be   doing measurements as well as taking pictures of your property. 
 Representatives will start in the City of Finley, September 19, 2017. 
 Identification will be provided by Vanguard staff. The Steele County Sheriff's Office, Steele   County Commissioners, and Steele County Auditors office are all aware of this project. 

 If you have any questions please contact the Steele County Tax Director, Ben Gates, by cell   phone at 701-270-1738.

Hope Café Opportunity 

The Hope Development Corporation is seeking a new leaseholder to manage/operate the Hope Café located at 209 Steele Avenue, Hope ND 58046. Responsible, business-minded person sought to run a successful, profit-making community café. The Hope Development Corporation owns the building and all the equipment within the building. The café is centrally located to all other businesses in Hope. This is great opportunity to live and run a very nice business in a friendly small town. Serious inquiries only, please. Potential opportunity to manage/operate adjoined grocery store.

Café Positives:
125+ Seating Capacity
Established Business
Located In Newer Building Only 6 Years Old – Adjoined to Grocery Store & Senior Citizens Center
All Equipment Included In Lease
April 1, 2018, Available Start Date (or earlier upon request)
Current Hours of Operation
oMonday – Friday 7 am – 4 pm and Saturday’s 7 am- 2 pm 
oPotential availability of limited liquor license.

Motivated, Business Minded, Friendly Person To Operate Small Town Cafe
References Required 
Security Deposit
Lessee Responsible For Rent + Utilities
Must Pass Background Check

For more details contact:
Heather Jacobsen (Board Member)
Office Phone: 701-945-2723
Monday – Friday (8:30 – 4:00)

Hope Development Corporation Board

Kevin McCullough
Nick Brendemuhl
Dawn Flaten
Chris Visby
Scott Erickson 
Heather Jacobsen
​Keith Ihry