Public Works

The West Fargo Public Works Department is made up of over 50 employees that maintain West Fargo's:
  • Streets
  • Sewer and water
  • Sanitation
  • Forestry
  • Buildings

Seasonal Updates

Due to new state of North Dakota regulations, the City of West Fargo will no longer collect compost and yard waste materials curbside. Materials must be disposed of at one of the four compost and yard waste collection sites in the City of West Fargo. 
  • Department of Sanitation (117 Eighth St. W.)
  • Eagle Run Water Tower (40th Avenue S. and Sheyenne Street)
  • 17th Street E. (between Starr Avenue and Second Avenue E.)

Click the Sanitation and Recycling link on the left for more details.

Brush, branches and bushes can be disposed of curbside. This service will be suspended around Dec. 1, for winter months.

Click the Sanitation and Recycling link on the left for more details.
Transfer Station is available for materials that cannot be collected curbside at 1620 Main Ave. W.

Click the Sanitation and Recycling link on the left for more details.
Property owners must obtain a sump pump variance by Nov. 1, 2019, to discharge sump pump water indoors.

Click the Sump Pump Program link on the left for more details.
  1. 1:50 p.m. May 4, 2020-City of West Fargo Clean Up Week reminder

    City of West Fargo sanitation reminds residents that Clean Up Week is postponed to September. They are also encouraging residents to utilize the Transfer Station for disposal. Read on...
  2. 11 a.m. April 28, 2020-Eagle Run east retention pond to be drained for repairs in May

    The Eagle Run east retention pond, located at 3351 Ninth Street W., will be drained in May to complete lift station repairs. Water levels have recently decreased in the pond due to mechanical issues at the nearby lift station. Read on...
  3. 4 p.m. April 27, 2020-Ponds to be drained for repairs starting Tuesday, April 28

    Four ponds north of 32nd Avenue and south of 28th Avenue will be drained starting Tuesday, April 28. Ponds will be drained to re-grout and repair storm sewer structures. Read on...
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