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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Utility billing automatic payment withdrawal date changing

Utility billing notice - date of withdrawal changed

Beginning March 2020, the City of West Fargo’s automatic utility bill payment system will withdraw funds for payment the 15th of each month. Previously, the date of withdrawal had been the 12th. This change is being made to help increase the eff...

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Utility Billing West Fargo News
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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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...

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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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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 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...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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...

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