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Posted on: April 8, 2020

CDC's recommendations for testing for COVID-19

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Who should be tested

Not everyone needs to be tested for COVID-19. Here is some information that might help in making decisions about seeking care or testing.

  • Most people have mild illness and are able to recover at home.
  • There is ...
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Posted on: April 2, 2020

FEDERAL CORONAVIRUS AID RELIEF AND ECONOMIC SECURITY (CARES) ACT

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  • Provides $3.5B for child care assistance to States for the Child Care and Development Block Grant program (CCDBG) and expands the program to include child care assistance for workers deemed essential during the response to Covid-19.
  • Creates a $349...
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Posted on: April 1, 2020

COVID-19 - Resources and Updates

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Federal Government Response and Legislation

Phase I: Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations ActPhase II: Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)Phase III: Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act: CARES ActDefens...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Business resources & Chamber updates regarding COVID-19

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As our community, nation and world grapple with trying times due to COVID-19, The Chamber is committed to protecting the health of our members and residents. This page is meant to be a guide to navigate resources to keep you safe and informed. As the situ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

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As you may have heard, the recently passed Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Act) applies to all public employers (and private employers with 500 or fewer employees) with limited exemptions. The Act goes into effect April 1st.The Act expands FMLA t...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Downtown Fargo-Moorhead restaurant take out and delivery guide amid COVID-19 pandemic

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If downtown Fargo and Moorhead are known for one thing, it’s the sheer number of great eateries all within blocks of each other. If you’re like us, you’re not willing to go long without some of your favorites.

Worry not! Many ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Cancellations and postponements due to COVID-19

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The Coronavirus pandemic is a quickly evolving situation and the best resource for the most up-to date information is the CDC website. The CDC is recommending older adults and people of any age with serious chronic medical conditions should consi...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

COVID-19 business resources and information hub

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In the rapidly evolving environment surrounding business support related to COVID-19, we have been partnering with The Chamber and all organizations involved in the recently created Greater Fargo Moorhead COVID-19 Business Task Force. With these partners,...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

COVID-19 resources for small business ownership

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One of our goals at CTB has always been to ground innovators, entrepreneurs, and small business owners in a solid process to help them reach their goals. While these are unprecedented times, our goal has not changed and is more important than ever. This p...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

COVID-19 business and employer resources

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To best serve businesses and communities dealing with the impact of COVID-19, the North Dakota Department of Commerce team is taking a proactive approach by temporarily redirecting human and financial resources to support the North Dakot...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

The Community Response Fund of Cass and Clay Counties has been activated in response to COVID-19

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The purpose of this fund is to collect donations to support organizations in Cass County, N.D., and Clay County, Minn., in the weeks and months following a community crisis or disaster. The FM Area Foundation created the Community Response Fund of Cass an...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

5:45 p.m. Friday, March 20: City of West Fargo releases FAQs regarding Executive Order 2020-06

GOVERNOR BURGUM EXECUTIVE ORDER FAQ:

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What is executive order 2020-06? 

Executive order 2020-06 was issued Thursday, March 19, 2020, by North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum. The executive order goes into effect Friday, March 20, at noon ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 6, 2020

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

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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

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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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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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