News Flash

Posted on: May 28, 2020

June's Cruise Night canceled due to coronavirus recommendations

June Announcement Graphic

Due to national and state recommendations to limit gathering sizes to minimize the spread of coronavirus, West Fargo’s June Cruise Night (Thursday, June 18, 2020) is canceled. Currently, the North Dakota Smart Restart large gathering guidelines ...

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West Fargo Cruise Night Facebook Community Events
Posted on: May 8, 2020

8:30 a.m. May 8, 2020-West Fargo Street Fair rescheduled to August 1

Street Fair 1

The West Fargo Street Fair has been rescheduled to Saturday, Aug. 1. Application deadlines for sponsorships, food vendors and booth vendors have been extended to Friday, May 15. The City of West Fargo will monitor the situation with the assistance of loca...

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Community Events
Posted on: March 26, 2020

8 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2020: Update regarding summer events

COVID-19 Summer Events Update

Current plans

  • At this time, we are not able to determine an exact timeline for the length of the pandemic and how long public health emergencies and protocols will be in place. Many of the protocols and guidelines that are currently in place would result i...
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Additional Info... Community Events

News Flash

Posted on: May 28, 2020

June's Cruise Night canceled due to coronavirus recommendations

June Announcement Graphic

Due to national and state recommendations to limit gathering sizes to minimize the spread of coronavirus, West Fargo’s June Cruise Night (Thursday, June 18, 2020) is canceled. Currently, the North Dakota Smart Restart large gathering guidelines ...

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West Fargo Cruise Night Facebook COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: May 21, 2020

9 a.m. May 21, 2020-West Fargo Municipal Court resumes ITV and phone hearings

Municipal Court  (1)

West Fargo Municipal Court will resume interactive television (ITV) court Monday, June 1, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the public health emergency, phone hearings will continue in place of face-to-face court hearings until further notice. Indivi...

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COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: May 8, 2020

8:30 a.m. May 8, 2020-West Fargo Street Fair rescheduled to August 1

Street Fair 1

The West Fargo Street Fair has been rescheduled to Saturday, Aug. 1. Application deadlines for sponsorships, food vendors and booth vendors have been extended to Friday, May 15. The City of West Fargo will monitor the situation with the assistance of loca...

Read on...

COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2020

11 a.m. May 7, 2020- West Fargo Municipal Court resumes hearings via telephone conferencing

Court Update

The West Fargo Municipal Court will hold court hearings via telephone conferencing starting Wednesday, May 13. Individuals scheduled for a court appearance during the month of May and have not received a telephone hearing notice with the conferencing info...

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COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: March 26, 2020

8 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2020: Update regarding summer events

COVID-19 Summer Events Update

Current plans

  • At this time, we are not able to determine an exact timeline for the length of the pandemic and how long public health emergencies and protocols will be in place. Many of the protocols and guidelines that are currently in place would result i...
Read on...

Additional Info... COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2020

West Fargo Library launches "West Fargo Public Library at Home!" program amid COVID-19 closure

West Fargo Public Library at home!

While closures metro-wide leave residents looking for ways to pass the time, the West Fargo Public Library is excited to offer digital versions of their popular programs. “West Fargo Public Library at Home” includes live storytimes for...

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COVID-19 Updates

News Flash

Posted on: May 26, 2020

10 a.m. May 26, 2020-West Fargo Public Library Summer Reading Program begins June 1 online

West Fargo Public Library Summer Reading Program June 1 - July 31

The West Fargo Public Library’s Summer Reading Program begins June 1. This year’s theme is “Imagine Your Story” with an emphasis on fantasy, fairy tales and folk tales. This annual program aims to combat summer lear...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 22, 2020

10:30 a.m. May 22, 2020-West Fargo Public Library takes “Ask a Genealogist” program virtual

Library

West Fargo Public Library Staff Genealogist Jackie Marler is excited to take her popular "Ask a Genealogist" program virtual. Beginning Saturday, May 23, Marler will be available by appointment from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays to assist patrons wit...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 6, 2020

8 a.m. May 6, 2020-WF Public Library to offer no-contact curbside pickup beginning Monday, May 11

Copy of Library Press Release (1)

Beginning Monday, May 11, the West Fargo Public Library will offer no-contact curbside material pickup. Patrons will be able to pick up held items including books, audiobooks, DVDs and music CDs. Below is the procedure for this new curbside pickup service...

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Economic Development
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 Economic Development

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Fire

2 Stories
Posted on: May 28, 2020

UPDATE: West Fargo Fire Department responds to drowning

wffd

At 6:37 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, the West Fargo Fire Department was called to Goldenwood Drive at 13th Avenue NW for a report of a drowning in the Sheyenne River. As units from the West Fargo Fire and Police Departments arrived, the victim was being pulled ...

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Fire
Posted on: February 27, 2020

City of West Fargo issues declaration to enact emergency spring flood preparation plans

Spring Flooding Emergency Declaration

Today, City of West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis signed an official Emergency Declaration for the City of West Fargo to provide departments and agencies the ability to initiate appropriate actions to manage and recover from the potential impac...

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Flood Information Fire

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Library

5 Stories
Posted on: May 26, 2020

West Fargo Public Library online Summer Reading Program begins June 1

West Fargo Public Library Summer Reading Program June 1 - July 31

The West Fargo Public Library’s Summer Reading Program begins June 1. This year’s theme is “Imagine Your Story” with an emphasis on fantasy, fairy tales and folk tales. This annual program aims to combat summer lear...

Read on...

Library
Posted on: May 22, 2020

West Fargo Public Library takes “Ask a Genealogist” program virtual

Library

West Fargo Public Library Staff Genealogist Jackie Marler is excited to take the popular "Ask a Genealogist" program virtual. Beginning Saturday, May 23, Marler will be available by appointment from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays to assist patrons wit...

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Library
Posted on: May 6, 2020

WF Library offers no-contact curbside pickup

Copy of Library Press Release (1)

Beginning Monday, May 11, the West Fargo Public Library now offers no-contact curbside material pickup. Patrons can pick up held items including books, audiobooks, DVDs and music CDs. Below is the procedure for this new curbside pickup service.

1. Patrons ...

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Library
Posted on: April 13, 2020

West Fargo Public Library at Home! program schedule April 13, 2020

Copy of Copy of Copy of Copy of Copy of WFPL at home (1)

In March, the West Fargo Public Library launched West Fargo Public Library at Home! This program is made up of online and virtual versions of library programs like storytimes and crafts, challenges, an online book club and more. All program videos can be ...

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Additional Info... Library
Posted on: March 23, 2020

West Fargo Public Library launches "West Fargo Public Library at Home!" program

West Fargo Public Library at home!

While closures metro-wide leave residents looking for ways to pass the time, the West Fargo Public Library is excited to offer digital versions of their popular programs. “West Fargo Public Library at Home!” includes live stor...

Read on...

Library

News Flash

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

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Police

6 Stories
Posted on: June 1, 2020

West Fargo Police Department resumes fingerprinting by appointment

fingerprinting

Fingerprinting at the West Fargo Police Department is again available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call 701-433-5500, extension 4. The West Fargo Police Department and City Hall are closed to public walk-ins. Visitors with an appointme...

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Police
Posted on: May 31, 2020

West Fargo police officers witness vehicle versus pedestrian accident

accident

At approximately 3:46 p.m., May 30, 2020, West Fargo police officers witnessed a vehicle versus pedestrian accident on Main Avenue in West Fargo. Officers witnessed a vehicle drive past a road block that was in place to protect a protester. The driver of ...

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Police
Posted on: May 28, 2020

UPDATE: West Fargo Fire Department responds to drowning

wffd

At 6:37 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, the West Fargo Fire Department was called to Goldenwood Drive at 13th Avenue NW for a report of a drowning in the Sheyenne River. As units from the West Fargo Fire and Police Departments arrived, the victim was being pulled ...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: May 26, 2020

West Fargo Police officers apprehend male

incident (2)

At approximately 3:58 p.m. Monday, May 25, 2020, West Fargo Police Department officers attempted to stop a vehicle for reckless driving in the 900 block of Sixth Street E. The vehicle did not pull over and fled from officers. The suspect vehicle led offic...

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Police
Posted on: May 19, 2020

8:30 a.m. May 19, 2020-West Fargo Police Department Releases 2019 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report

2019 West Fargo Police Department Annual Report 

Interim Police Chief Jerry Boyer presented the West Fargo Police Department’s 2019 annual report during last night’s West Fargo City Commission meeting. The report, which covers ...

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Police
Posted on: February 27, 2020

City of West Fargo issues declaration to enact emergency spring flood preparation plans

Spring Flooding Emergency Declaration

Today, City of West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis signed an official Emergency Declaration for the City of West Fargo to provide departments and agencies the ability to initiate appropriate actions to manage and recover from the potential impac...

Read on...

Flood Information Police

News Flash

Posted on: May 29, 2020

Sixth Street W. to close starting Monday, June 1, for water main work

water main

Sixth Street W., from Main Avenue W. to First Avenue NW, will close Monday, June 1, to Monday, June 8, for a new water main connection. Impacted motorists will use Ninth Street NW/County Road 19 to Second Avenue NW as a detour during the closure.

Motorists...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 29, 2020

City of West Fargo Public Works reminds community toilet paper is only flushable material

flush

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department wants to remind the public to “be nice to our pipes” after a rise in wipes, rags and other materials have caused damage to the City’s sewer system. In all buildings, only toilet ...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 4, 2020

1:50 p.m. May 4, 2020-City of West Fargo Clean Up Week reminder

REMINDER_ CLEAN UP WEEK POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER

The City of West Fargo sanitation department would like to remind residents that Clean Up Week has been posted from the first week in May to Sept. 14-18, 2020. For details on Clean Up Week rules, visit www.cleanupweek.com.

To assist residents with material...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 24, 2020

10:30 a.m. April 24, 2020-Cities of Fargo, West Fargo and Moorhead Offering Free Disposal June 8-13

Joint Press Release Graphic

Fargo Landfill (4501 7th Ave. N, Fargo) Guidelines:

  • Hours of operation 7:15 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F, 7:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday
  • Residents must bring their household waste, including furniture, to the landfill.
  • Appliances are limited to two (2)...
Read on...

Public Works
Posted on: February 27, 2020

City of West Fargo issues declaration to enact emergency spring flood preparation plans

Spring Flooding Emergency Declaration

Today, City of West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis signed an official Emergency Declaration for the City of West Fargo to provide departments and agencies the ability to initiate appropriate actions to manage and recover from the potential impac...

Read on...

Flood Information Public Works
Posted on: February 27, 2020

City of West Fargo issues declaration to enact emergency spring flood preparation plans

Spring Flooding Emergency Declaration

Today, City of West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis signed an official Emergency Declaration for the City of West Fargo to provide departments and agencies the ability to initiate appropriate actions to manage and recover from the potential impac...

Read on...

Flood Information 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...

Read on...

Project Information Public Works

News Flash

Posted on: May 29, 2020

City of West Fargo Public Works reminds community toilet paper is only flushable material

flush

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department wants to remind the public to “be nice to our pipes” after a rise in wipes, rags and other materials have caused damage to the City’s sewer system. In all buildings, only toilet ...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling
Posted on: May 4, 2020

1:50 p.m. May 4, 2020-City of West Fargo Clean Up Week reminder

REMINDER_ CLEAN UP WEEK POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER

The City of West Fargo sanitation department would like to remind residents that Clean Up Week has been posted from the first week in May to Sept. 14-18, 2020. For details on Clean Up Week rules, visit www.cleanupweek.com.

To assist residents with material...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling

News Flash

Streets

3 Stories
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Sixth Street W. to close starting Monday, June 1, for water main work

water main

Sixth Street W., from Main Avenue W. to First Avenue NW, will close Monday, June 1, to Monday, June 8, for a new water main connection. Impacted motorists will use Ninth Street NW/County Road 19 to Second Avenue NW as a detour during the closure.

Motorists...

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Streets
Posted on: May 22, 2020

2:30 p.m. May 22, 2020-Part of Ninth Street W. closing May 25 - June 8 for roadwork

Part of Ninth Street W. closing May 25-June 8 for roadwork (3)

Ninth Street W., between 32nd Avenue W. and 33rd Avenue W., will close Monday, May 25, through Monday, June 8. The closure is needed to finish the construction of an Eagle Run Plaza access road. North and southbound traffic will detour to 33rd Avenue W. a...

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Streets
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

News Flash

Posted on: June 1, 2020

West Fargo Police Department resumes fingerprinting by appointment

fingerprinting

Fingerprinting at the West Fargo Police Department is again available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call 701-433-5500, extension 4. The West Fargo Police Department and City Hall are closed to public walk-ins. Visitors with an appointme...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 31, 2020

West Fargo police officers witness vehicle versus pedestrian accident

accident

At approximately 3:46 p.m., May 30, 2020, West Fargo police officers witnessed a vehicle versus pedestrian accident on Main Avenue in West Fargo. Officers witnessed a vehicle drive past a road block that was in place to protect a protester. The driver of ...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: May 30, 2020

City of West Fargo issues emergency declaration

cowf emergency declaration_Page_1

CITY OF WEST FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA EMERGENCY DECLARATION

WHEREAS, the recent incident in Minneapolis, Minnesota, that resulted in the tragic death of George Floyd has given rise to protest marches and assemblies in Minneapolis and in cities througho...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Sixth Street W. to close starting Monday, June 1, for water main work

water main

Sixth Street W., from Main Avenue W. to First Avenue NW, will close Monday, June 1, to Monday, June 8, for a new water main connection. Impacted motorists will use Ninth Street NW/County Road 19 to Second Avenue NW as a detour during the closure.

Motorists...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

City of West Fargo Public Works reminds community toilet paper is only flushable material

flush

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department wants to remind the public to “be nice to our pipes” after a rise in wipes, rags and other materials have caused damage to the City’s sewer system. In all buildings, only toilet ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

June's Cruise Night canceled due to coronavirus recommendations

June Announcement Graphic

Due to national and state recommendations to limit gathering sizes to minimize the spread of coronavirus, West Fargo’s June Cruise Night (Thursday, June 18, 2020) is canceled. Currently, the North Dakota Smart Restart large gathering guidelines ...

Read on...

West Fargo Cruise Night Facebook West Fargo News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

UPDATE: West Fargo Fire Department responds to drowning

wffd

At 6:37 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, the West Fargo Fire Department was called to Goldenwood Drive at 13th Avenue NW for a report of a drowning in the Sheyenne River. As units from the West Fargo Fire and Police Departments arrived, the victim was being pulled ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 26, 2020

West Fargo Police officers apprehend male

incident (2)

At approximately 3:58 p.m. Monday, May 25, 2020, West Fargo Police Department officers attempted to stop a vehicle for reckless driving in the 900 block of Sixth Street E. The vehicle did not pull over and fled from officers. The suspect vehicle led offic...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 26, 2020

10 a.m. May 26, 2020-West Fargo Public Library Summer Reading Program begins June 1 online

West Fargo Public Library Summer Reading Program June 1 - July 31

The West Fargo Public Library’s Summer Reading Program begins June 1. This year’s theme is “Imagine Your Story” with an emphasis on fantasy, fairy tales and folk tales. This annual program aims to combat summer lear...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 22, 2020

2:30 p.m. May 22, 2020-Part of Ninth Street W. closing May 25 - June 8 for roadwork

Part of Ninth Street W. closing May 25-June 8 for roadwork (3)

Ninth Street W., between 32nd Avenue W. and 33rd Avenue W., will close Monday, May 25, through Monday, June 8. The closure is needed to finish the construction of an Eagle Run Plaza access road. North and southbound traffic will detour to 33rd Avenue W. a...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 22, 2020

10:30 a.m. May 22, 2020-West Fargo Public Library takes “Ask a Genealogist” program virtual

Library

West Fargo Public Library Staff Genealogist Jackie Marler is excited to take her popular "Ask a Genealogist" program virtual. Beginning Saturday, May 23, Marler will be available by appointment from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays to assist patrons wit...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 21, 2020

9 a.m. May 21, 2020-West Fargo Municipal Court resumes ITV and phone hearings

Municipal Court  (1)

West Fargo Municipal Court will resume interactive television (ITV) court Monday, June 1, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the public health emergency, phone hearings will continue in place of face-to-face court hearings until further notice. Indivi...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 19, 2020

8:30 a.m. May 19, 2020-West Fargo Police Department Releases 2019 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report

2019 West Fargo Police Department Annual Report 

Interim Police Chief Jerry Boyer presented the West Fargo Police Department’s 2019 annual report during last night’s West Fargo City Commission meeting. The report, which covers ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

8:30 a.m. May 8, 2020-West Fargo Street Fair rescheduled to August 1

Street Fair 1

The West Fargo Street Fair has been rescheduled to Saturday, Aug. 1. Application deadlines for sponsorships, food vendors and booth vendors have been extended to Friday, May 15. The City of West Fargo will monitor the situation with the assistance of loca...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

11 a.m. May 7, 2020- West Fargo Municipal Court resumes hearings via telephone conferencing

Court Update

The West Fargo Municipal Court will hold court hearings via telephone conferencing starting Wednesday, May 13. Individuals scheduled for a court appearance during the month of May and have not received a telephone hearing notice with the conferencing info...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 6, 2020

8 a.m. May 6, 2020-WF Public Library to offer no-contact curbside pickup beginning Monday, May 11

Copy of Library Press Release (1)

Beginning Monday, May 11, the West Fargo Public Library will offer no-contact curbside material pickup. Patrons will be able to pick up held items including books, audiobooks, DVDs and music CDs. Below is the procedure for this new curbside pickup service...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

1:50 p.m. May 4, 2020-City of West Fargo Clean Up Week reminder

REMINDER_ CLEAN UP WEEK POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER

The City of West Fargo sanitation department would like to remind residents that Clean Up Week has been posted from the first week in May to Sept. 14-18, 2020. For details on Clean Up Week rules, visit www.cleanupweek.com.

To assist residents with material...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: April 24, 2020

10:30 a.m. April 24, 2020-Cities of Fargo, West Fargo and Moorhead Offering Free Disposal June 8-13

Joint Press Release Graphic

Fargo Landfill (4501 7th Ave. N, Fargo) Guidelines:

  • Hours of operation 7:15 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F, 7:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday
  • Residents must bring their household waste, including furniture, to the landfill.
  • Appliances are limited to two (2)...
Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

West Fargo Public Library launches "West Fargo Public Library at Home!" program

West Fargo Public Library at home!

While closures metro-wide leave residents looking for ways to pass the time, the West Fargo Public Library is excited to offer digital versions of their popular programs. “West Fargo Public Library at Home” includes live storytimes for...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: February 27, 2020

City of West Fargo issues declaration to enact emergency spring flood preparation plans

Spring Flooding Emergency Declaration

Today, City of West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis signed an official Emergency Declaration for the City of West Fargo to provide departments and agencies the ability to initiate appropriate actions to manage and recover from the potential impac...

Read on...

Flood Information 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...

Read on...

Project Information West Fargo News