BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Transportation announced Friday, May 15, it will visit five tribal reservations next week to provide Non-Driver Photo Identification cards.
The cards can be used for voting and are available to North Dakota residents who do not have a driver's license or a tribal identification card. Cards provided at these locations are free to the public unless they are younger than 18.
NDDOT staff will obtain photos and documents at tribal locations. The paperwork will be processed overnight, and the photo ID card will be mailed to residents within five days.
The locations and times for the visits are as follows:
- Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa: May 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Braves Event Center, 1210 William Hardesty St., Belcourt.
- Spirit Lake Nation: May 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., The Blue Building, 816 3rd Ave. N., Fort Totten.
- Standing Rock Sioux Tribe: May 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Courthouse, 303 2nd Ave., Fort Yates.
- Mandan, Hidatsa, & Arikara Nation: May 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 4 Bears Casino, 202 Frontage Road, New Town.
- Sisseton/Wahpeton Oyate Nation: May 26, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Dakota Magic Casino, 16849 102nd St, SE, Hankinson.
In order to receive a card, residents will need to provide a certified birth certificate, with proper name-change documentation if applicable, social security card and proof of North Dakota address.