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Posted on: February 3, 2020

West Fargo Police Department now accepting applications for annual Citizens Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy

The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2020 Citizens Police Academy session. This year’s session will run 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday’s March 12 to May 14, 2020. Applications are due Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, and...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

From West Fargo Pioneer: AARP offers free tax preparation assistance

West Fargo Pioneer logo

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide sites across North Dakota will begin opening on Feb. 1 to help people prepare their 2019 tax returns.

The free service is available to low- and moderate-income taxpayers of all ages with special attention to those age 60 and older....

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

City of West Fargo now accepting applications for 2020 West Fargo Street Fair

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The City of West Fargo is now accepting applications for artists, crafters and food vendors for the 2020 West Fargo Street Fair. This year’s event will take place 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2020, on Sheyenne Street in West Fargo.

The da...

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Additional Info... Community Events
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Community Events
Posted on: December 18, 2019

North Dakota League of Cities sponsors annual If I Were Mayor essay contest

essay contest

Each spring, the North Dakota League of Cities sponsors a statewide If I Were Mayor essay contest for third and seventh-grade students. The contest encourages young people to think about public service and future community leadership. Essays must address ...

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Additional Info... Community Events
Posted on: November 6, 2019

City of West Fargo awarded Main Street Excellence award by Gov. Burgum during Main Street Summit

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The City of West Fargo was awarded the Main Street Excellence Award by Governor Doug Burgum and Lt. Governor Brent Sanford during the 2019 Main Street Summit Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, in Bismarck, North Dakota. The City of West Fargo was selected in the l...

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Main Street North Dakota Community Events

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

City of West Fargo to delay Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021

Sheyenne Street Main Ave to Sevent Ave reconstruction

The City of West Fargo has decided to delay the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until the 2021 construction season. This project was previously scheduled to reconstruct Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue W. to Seventh Avenue W. in the 2020 cons...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 6, 2019

City of West Fargo awarded Main Street Excellence award by Gov. Burgum during Main Street Summit

North Dakota Governor, Lt. Governor, City of West Fargo Commission President and staff, and EPIC Com

The City of West Fargo was awarded the Main Street Excellence Award by Governor Doug Burgum and Lt. Governor Brent Sanford during the 2019 Main Street Summit Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, in Bismarck, North Dakota. The City of West Fargo was selected in the l...

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Main Street North Dakota Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: February 14, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department responds to four-alarm fire Friday

West Fargo Fire Department responds to four-alarm fire

The West Fargo Fire Department responded to a four-alarm residential fire Friday morning. Crews were called to reports of smoke coming out of a multiresident building in the 200 block of 9 ½ Avenue E. When they arrived on scene, heavy smoke was...

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Emergency Management
Posted on: January 20, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department launches new website featuring Adopt a Hydrant digital tool

New home page of the West Fargo Fire Department

As part of the West Fargo Fire Department’s transition to a City of West Fargo department, the organization is launching a new website at www.westfargofire.org that includes an Adopt a Hydrant digital tool that allows members of the community to...

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Adopt A Hydrant Emergency Management
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Emergency Management

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Fire

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department responds to four-alarm fire Friday

West Fargo Fire Department responds to four-alarm fire

The West Fargo Fire Department responded to a four-alarm residential fire Friday morning. Crews were called to reports of smoke coming out of a multiresident building in the 200 block of 9 ½ Avenue W. When they arrived on scene, heavy smoke was...

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Fire
Posted on: February 10, 2020

West Fargo Firefighters have lunch with students

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The West Fargo Firefighters will be stopping by our local Elementary Schools to have lunch with students periodically throughout the year.  This is a fun time for our firefighters and the students.  

Fire
Posted on: January 20, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department launches new website featuring Adopt a Hydrant digital tool

New home page of the West Fargo Fire Department

As part of the West Fargo Fire Department’s transition to a City of West Fargo department, the organization is launching a new website at www.westfargofire.org that includes an Adopt a Hydrant digital tool that allows members of the community to...

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Adopt A Hydrant Fire
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Fire
Posted on: August 8, 2019

City of West Fargo recognizes West Fargo Fire Department Chief Dan Fuller for Executive Fire Officer

United States Fire Administration logo

West Fargo Fire Department Chief Dan Fuller was honored at the Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, West Fargo City Commission meeting for graduating from the prestigious Federal Emergency Management Agency’s U.S. Fire Administration’s National Fire ...

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West Fargo Fire Department Fire
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Gate City Bank outfits West Fargo Fire Department with state-of-the-art jet-style fire helmets

Gate City Bank and WFFD helmet announcement

Today, Gate City Bank presented the West Fargo Fire Department with 57 new state-of-the-art jet-style helmets to increase their safety and protection on the job. This gift makes the West Fargo Fire Department the first department in North Dakota to utiliz...

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West Fargo Fire Department Fire

News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Library

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

West Fargo Public Library closing at 2 p.m. due to water supply issues

Library Closure Water Supply

The West Fargo Public Library is closing at 2 p.m. today due to a water supply issue. Earlier today, a frozen pipe burst and caused the need for the water supply to be shut off. While the water supply is back on, the process of ensuring the appliances tha...

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Library
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Library
Posted on: December 18, 2019

North Dakota League of Cities sponsors annual If I Were Mayor essay contest

essay contest

Each spring, the North Dakota League of Cities sponsors a statewide If I Were Mayor essay contest for third and seventh-grade students. The contest encourages young people to think about public service and future community leadership. Essays must address ...

Read on...

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Planning

2 Stories
Posted on: February 6, 2020

City of West Fargo to delay Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021

Sheyenne Street Main Ave to Sevent Ave reconstruction

The City of West Fargo has decided to delay the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until the 2021 construction season. This project was previously scheduled to reconstruct Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue W. to Seventh Avenue W. in the 2020 cons...

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Project Information Planning
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Planning

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Police

5 Stories
Posted on: February 18, 2020

West Fargo Police Department’s K9 Macho has received donation of body armor

Macho Vested Interest vest graphic

West Fargo Police Department’s K9 Macho has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from nonprofit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest was embroidered with the sentiment “Born to Love-T...

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Vested Interest in K9s Police
Posted on: February 6, 2020

West Fargo Police Department receives fraud reports of Jason Aldean concert ticket scam

WFPD Scam Alert - Concert

The West Fargo Police Department has received two reported cases of fraud this week related to the purchase of Jason Aldean concert tickets. In both cases, the victims arranged to purchase tickets from a private seller through an online site. The victims ...

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Police
Posted on: February 3, 2020

West Fargo Police Department now accepting applications for annual Citizens Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy

The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2020 Citizens Police Academy session. This year’s session will run 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday’s March 12 to May 14, 2020. Applications are due Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, and...

Read on...

Additional Info... Police
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: November 26, 2019

West Fargo Police Department’s K9 Brewtus to get donation of body armor

West Fargo Police Department K9 Brewtus will receive protective armor from Vested Interest in K9s.

West Fargo Police Department’s K9 Brewtus will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Brewtus’ vest is sponsored by Margaret Kaler of West ...

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Vested in Interest in K9s Police

News Flash

Posted on: February 14, 2020

City of West Fargo President's Day closures and schedule changes

Presidents Day 2020

The City of West Fargo is closed Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of President’s Day. On this day, all municipal government buildings are closed to the public, including City Hall, Public Library, Sanitation, Public Works and the Transfer Station....

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: February 6, 2020

City of West Fargo to delay Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021

Sheyenne Street Main Ave to Sevent Ave reconstruction

The City of West Fargo has decided to delay the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until the 2021 construction season. This project was previously scheduled to reconstruct Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue W. to Seventh Avenue W. in the 2020 cons...

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Project Information Public Works
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

Read on...

Public Works
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Property owners must obtain variance to discharge sump pumps inside Nov. 1 to April 1

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The City of West Fargo would like to remind residents who plan to discharge their sump pump water indoors into the sanitary sewer system this winter that they must obtain a seasonal variance. If residents obtain the $50 variance, they are able to discharg...

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News Flash

Posted on: February 14, 2020

City of West Fargo President's Day closures and schedule changes

Presidents Day 2020

The City of West Fargo is closed Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of President’s Day. On this day, all municipal government buildings are closed to the public, including City Hall, Public Library, Sanitation, Public Works and the Transfer Station....

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Additional Info... Sanitation and Recycling
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

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Sanitation and Recycling

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Streets

3 Stories
Posted on: February 6, 2020

City of West Fargo to delay Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021

Sheyenne Street Main Ave to Sevent Ave reconstruction

The City of West Fargo has decided to delay the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until the 2021 construction season. This project was previously scheduled to reconstruct Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue W. to Seventh Avenue W. in the 2020 cons...

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Project Information Streets
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

Read on...

Streets
Posted on: November 5, 2019

NDDOT and City of West Fargo celebrate the completion of the I-94 and Sheyenne Street projects

Officials cut the ribbon on the grand opening of the Sheyenne Street construction

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) together with the City of West Fargo and other federal, state and local officials celebrated the completion of the reconstruction of Interstate 94 (I-94) and Sheyenne Street interchange, along with the...

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Southwest Metro Work Zones Streets

News Flash

Posted on: February 14, 2020

City of West Fargo President's Day closures and schedule changes

Presidents Day 2020

The City of West Fargo is closed Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of President’s Day. On this day, all municipal government buildings are closed to the public, including City Hall, Public Library, Sanitation, Public Works and the Transfer Station....

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Additional Info... West Fargo News
Posted on: February 13, 2020

West Fargo Public Library closing at 2 p.m. due to water supply issues

Library Closure Water Supply

The West Fargo Public Library is closing at 2 p.m. today due to a water supply issue. Earlier today, a frozen pipe burst and caused the need for the water supply to be shut off. While the water supply is back on, the process of ensuring the appliances tha...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: February 6, 2020

City of West Fargo to delay Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021

Sheyenne Street Main Ave to Sevent Ave reconstruction

The City of West Fargo has decided to delay the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until the 2021 construction season. This project was previously scheduled to reconstruct Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue W. to Seventh Avenue W. in the 2020 cons...

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Project Information West Fargo News
Posted on: February 3, 2020

West Fargo Police Department now accepting applications for annual Citizens Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy

The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2020 Citizens Police Academy session. This year’s session will run 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday’s March 12 to May 14, 2020. Applications are due Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, and...

Read on...

Additional Info... West Fargo News
Posted on: January 29, 2020

From West Fargo Pioneer: AARP offers free tax preparation assistance

West Fargo Pioneer logo

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide sites across North Dakota will begin opening on Feb. 1 to help people prepare their 2019 tax returns.

The free service is available to low- and moderate-income taxpayers of all ages with special attention to those age 60 and older....

Read on...

For full article... West Fargo News
Posted on: January 22, 2020

City of West Fargo now accepting applications for 2020 West Fargo Street Fair

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The City of West Fargo is now accepting applications for artists, crafters and food vendors for the 2020 West Fargo Street Fair. This year’s event will take place 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2020, on Sheyenne Street in West Fargo.

The da...

Read on...

Additional Info... West Fargo News
Posted on: January 20, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department launches new website featuring Adopt a Hydrant digital tool

New home page of the West Fargo Fire Department

As part of the West Fargo Fire Department’s transition to a City of West Fargo department, the organization is launching a new website at www.westfargofire.org that includes an Adopt a Hydrant digital tool that allows members of the community to...

Read on...

Adopt A Hydrant West Fargo News
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Commission President Bernie Dardis presents State of the City at FMWF Chamber of Commerce Event

Commission President Dardis presents State of the City

West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis presented the state of the City of West Fargo during the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the Cities event.

During his speech, Commission President Dardis reviewed highl...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

North Dakota League of Cities sponsors annual If I Were Mayor essay contest

essay contest

Each spring, the North Dakota League of Cities sponsors a statewide If I Were Mayor essay contest for third and seventh-grade students. The contest encourages young people to think about public service and future community leadership. Essays must address ...

Read on...

Additional Info... West Fargo News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

West Fargo Police Department’s K9 Brewtus to get donation of body armor

West Fargo Police Department K9 Brewtus will receive protective armor from Vested Interest in K9s.

West Fargo Police Department’s K9 Brewtus will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Brewtus’ vest is sponsored by Margaret Kaler of West Fargo, ND, and will ...

Read on...

Vested in Interest in K9s West Fargo News
Posted on: November 6, 2019

City of West Fargo awarded Main Street Excellence award by Gov. Burgum during Main Street Summit

North Dakota Governor, Lt. Governor, City of West Fargo Commission President and staff, and EPIC Com

The City of West Fargo was awarded the Main Street Excellence Award by Governor Doug Burgum and Lt. Governor Brent Sanford during the 2019 Main Street Summit Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, in Bismarck, North Dakota. The City of West Fargo was selected in the l...

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Main Street North Dakota West Fargo News
Posted on: November 5, 2019

NDDOT and City of West Fargo celebrate the completion of the I-94 and Sheyenne Street projects

Officials cut the ribbon on the grand opening of the Sheyenne Street construction

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) together with the City of West Fargo and other federal, state and local officials celebrated the completion of the reconstruction of Interstate 94 (I-94) and Sheyenne Street interchange, along with the...

Read on...

Southwest Metro Work Zones West Fargo News