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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Encore Art Exhibit continues with photography by Jon Solinger

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The West Fargo Public Library’s Encore Art Exhibit series continues this winter season with Working Land, photography by Jon Solinger. The exhibit will be on view at the West Fargo Public Library through April 16. The exhibit is located in the second leve...

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West Fargo Public Library Community Events
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Upcoming public input deadlines for downtown Sheyenne Street and special assessment feedback

Public Input Alert

The City of West Fargo would like to remind residents of upcoming deadlines to submit public input.

Sheyenne Street urbanization project input

The comment period for the downtown Sheyenne Street urbanization project is open until Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Re...

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Additional Info... Community Events
Posted on: February 5, 2019

City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools offering opportunities to hear from legislators

Aerial view of community forum attendees

The City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools would like to invite residents to a series of legislative community forums this spring. The events will be held 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, March 9 and April 13, in the West Fargo City Hall Commi...

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Feb. 9 Event Details Community Events
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Online participation tools available for Special Assessment Community Forums

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The City of West Fargo has published the presentation and survey utilized at the Community Forums on Special Assessments.

The presentation is now available as a video on YouTube with voice over from City Engineer Dustin Scott and City Administrato...

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Special Assessments Community Events
Posted on: January 18, 2019

West Fargo Police Department accepting Citizens Police Academy applications

WFPD Citizens Police Academy

The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the Spring Session of the Citizens Police Academy. This session will begin Thursday, March 7, and end Thursday, May 9, 2019. Classes will take place for 10 weeks every Thursday from 6:30-9...

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Citizens Police Academy Community Events

News Flash

Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Upcoming public input deadlines for downtown Sheyenne Street and special assessment feedback

Public Input Alert

The City of West Fargo would like to remind residents of upcoming deadlines to submit public input.

Sheyenne Street urbanization project input

The comment period for the downtown Sheyenne Street urbanization project is open until Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Re...

Read on...

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: February 5, 2019

City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools offering opportunities to hear from legislators

Aerial view of community forum attendees

The City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools would like to invite residents to a series of legislative community forums this spring. The events will be held 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, March 9 and April 13, in the West Fargo City Hall Commi...

Read on...

Feb. 9 Event Details Economic Development
Posted on: September 21, 2018

City of West Fargo hosts Main Street Summit with North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum

9_21_18 Main Street Proclamation

Today, community leaders gathered with officials from the City of West Fargo and Governor Doug Burgum to discuss the city’s ongoing economic development program and Gov. Burgum’s Main Street ND initiative.

Since 2016, the City of West Fargo has embarked on...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 16, 2018

City of West Fargo named a 2018 Best Small City in America by WalletHub

WalletHub 10th Best Place to Live _website

The City of West Fargo was recently named the 10th best small city to live in America by Wallet Hub, a website dedicated to helping people manage finances. Wallet Hub compared more than 1,200 U.S. cities with populations between 25,000 and 100,000 based o...

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WalletHub Economic Development
Posted on: January 14, 2019

City of West Fargo to hold downtown Sheyenne St reconstruction public input meeting Tuesday, Jan 22

Downtown Sheyenne Street Project

The City of West Fargo invites the public to attend an input meeting 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Arthur W. Jones VFW Post 7564 (444 Sheyenne St. West Fargo). The input meeting will provide residents with an opportunity to discuss proposed street ...

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West Fargo Streets Economic Development
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Commission President Dardis declares Dec. 12 "Celebrate West Fargo Schools" Day

National Blue Ribbon Schools Seal

Celebrate West Fargo Schools Proclamation

WHEREAS, the students of our schools are the future leaders of our world; and

WHEREAS, the West Fargo Public School District prepares all students with the knowledge and skills to be compassionate,...

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Freedom Elementary National Blue Ribbon School Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: February 8, 2019

Updates regarding post-storm snow removal in City of West Fargo

Post-Storm Snow Removal

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department has been working 24 hours a day since Tuesday to prepare, maintain and clear roads after the most recent storm.

Thursday’s storm proved to be particularly dangerous and difficult to manage due to the high wind...

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Emergency Management
Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

Read on...

Emergency Management
Posted on: January 29, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closed and no garbage collection Wednesday, Jan. 30

closing

Due to the dangerously low temperatures and deteriorating weather conditions, Commission President Bernie Dardis has declared an emergency to enact a closure of all non-emergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo beginning this evening (Tuesday, Ja...

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Emergency Management

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Library

5 Stories
Posted on: February 19, 2019

West Fargo Public Library helps residents get online with new mobile hotspot lending program

WiFi GO

The West Fargo Public Library is helping residents connect to the internet at home and on the go with a new mobile Wi-Fi hotspot lending program, WiFi GO. Library cardholders can now check out a hotspot to connect their smartphone, tablet or laptop and ge...

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West Fargo Public Library Library
Posted on: January 14, 2019

New @ WFPL! Free online crafting tutorials and inspiration

Are you looking for inspiration for your next sewing project? Need ideas for crafts for the kids? Always wanted to learn how to make jewelry? The West Fargo Public Library has you covered with a new online resource that library cardholders can access for ...

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Library
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Library offers new online tool for standardized test prep and career development

The West Fargo Public Library is excited to support residents' goals for education and career with the addition of a new online tool: Testing & Education Reference Center.

Testing & Education Reference Center is an online standardized test preparat...

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Library
Posted on: January 4, 2019

Jon Solinger photography on view Jan. 15-April 16

Jon Solinger's Working Land Exhibit

The West Fargo Public Library “Encore Art Exhibit” series continues this winter season with Working Land, photography by Jon Solinger. Working Land refers to two facets of rural landscape: the idea of working the land as a vocation and as a description of...

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Library
Posted on: December 28, 2018

Laid-Back Winter Book Club 2019

Laid Back Winter Book Club Jan 7-Mar 20

Calling all readers to our 2nd annual Laid-Back Winter Book Club! To participate, stop at the library service desk and check out a copy of one of the following book titles: 

  • Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly, original story of the popular fil...
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Library

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Police

5 Stories
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Officers arrest suspect in early morning pursuit

Patches

At 12:50 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, officers attempted to stop a stolen vehicle in the 3800 block of Main Ave in Fargo and the vehicle fled. Officers were able to use a tire deflation device early in the pursuit to slow the vehicle down. 

The pur...

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Police
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Updates regarding post-storm snow removal in City of West Fargo

Post-Storm Snow Removal

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department has been working 24 hours a day since Tuesday to prepare, maintain and clear roads after the most recent storm.

Thursday’s storm proved to be particularly dangerous and difficult to manage due to the high wind...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: January 29, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closed and no garbage collection Wednesday, Jan. 30

closing

Due to the dangerously low temperatures and deteriorating weather conditions, Commission President Bernie Dardis has declared an emergency to enact a closure of all non-emergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo beginning this evening (Tuesday, Ja...

Read on...

Police
Posted on: January 18, 2019

West Fargo Police Department accepting Citizens Police Academy applications

WFPD Citizens Police Academy

The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the Spring Session of the Citizens Police Academy. This session will begin Thursday, March 7, and end Thursday, May 9, 2019. Classes will take place for 10 weeks every Thursday from 6:30-9...

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Citizens Police Academy Police

News Flash

Posted on: February 8, 2019

Updates regarding post-storm snow removal in City of West Fargo

Post-Storm Snow Removal

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department has been working 24 hours a day since Tuesday to prepare, maintain and clear roads after the most recent storm.

Thursday’s storm proved to be particularly dangerous and difficult to manage due to the high wind...

Read on...

Public Works
Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

Read on...

Public Works
Posted on: November 30, 2018

City of West Fargo suspends curbside branch collection for winter

Branches

The City of West Fargo has suspended curbside branch collection for the winter. Beginning Saturday, Dec. 1, residents and contractors can bring branches to the City of West Fargo’s Transfer Station at 1620 West Main Ave. during regular business hours inst...

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Sanitation and Recycling Public Works

News Flash

Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling
Posted on: January 29, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closed and no garbage collection Wednesday, Jan. 30

closing

Due to the dangerously low temperatures and deteriorating weather conditions, Commission President Bernie Dardis has declared an emergency to enact a closure of all non-emergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo beginning this evening (Tuesday, Ja...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling
Posted on: November 30, 2018

City of West Fargo suspends curbside branch collection for winter

Branches

The City of West Fargo has suspended curbside branch collection for the winter. Beginning Saturday, Dec. 1, residents and contractors can bring branches to the City of West Fargo’s Transfer Station at 1620 West Main Ave. during regular business ...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling Sanitation and Recycling

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Streets

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

Read on...

Streets
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Upcoming public input deadlines for downtown Sheyenne Street and special assessment feedback

Public Input Alert

The City of West Fargo would like to remind residents of upcoming deadlines to submit public input.

Sheyenne Street urbanization project input

The comment period for the downtown Sheyenne Street urbanization project is open until Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Re...

Read on...

Additional Info... Streets
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Online participation tools available for Special Assessment Community Forums

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The City of West Fargo has published the presentation and survey utilized at the Community Forums on Special Assessments.

The presentation is now available as a video on YouTube with voice over from City Engineer Dustin Scott and City Administrato...

Read on...

Special Assessments Streets

News Flash

Posted on: February 19, 2019

West Fargo Public Library helps residents get online with new mobile hotspot lending program

WiFi GO

The West Fargo Public Library is helping residents connect to the internet at home and on the go with a new mobile Wi-Fi hotspot lending program, WiFi GO. Library cardholders can now check out a hotspot to connect their smartphone, tablet or laptop and ge...

Read on...

West Fargo Public Library West Fargo News
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Encore Art Exhibit continues with photography by Jon Solinger

Jon_Solinger_Photo_08401_May 27, 2015-Edit

The West Fargo Public Library’s Encore Art Exhibit series continues this winter season with Working Land, photography by Jon Solinger. The exhibit will be on view at the West Fargo Public Library through April 16. The exhibit is located in the s...

Read on...

West Fargo Public Library West Fargo News
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Updates regarding post-storm snow removal in City of West Fargo

Post-Storm Snow Removal

The City of West Fargo Public Works Department has been working 24 hours a day since Tuesday to prepare, maintain and clear roads after the most recent storm.

Thursday’s storm proved to be particularly dangerous and difficult to manage due to the...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, due to weather

City of West Fargo (1 p.m.)

Due to the limited visibility and dangerous driving conditions, all nonemergency City offices and buildings in West Fargo will close at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, to allow employees to safely travel home.

Working together, the Cities of West Fargo and Fargo ...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: February 5, 2019

City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools offering opportunities to hear from legislators

Aerial view of community forum attendees

The City of West Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools would like to invite residents to a series of legislative community forums this spring. The events will be held 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, March 9 and April 13, in the West Fargo City Hall Commi...

Read on...

Feb. 9 Event Details West Fargo News
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Upcoming public input deadlines for downtown Sheyenne Street and special assessment feedback

Public Input Alert

The City of West Fargo would like to remind residents of upcoming deadlines to submit public input.

Sheyenne Street urbanization project input

The comment period for the downtown Sheyenne Street urbanization project is open until Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Re...

Read on...

Additional Info... West Fargo News
Posted on: January 29, 2019

City of West Fargo buildings and offices closed and no garbage collection Wednesday, Jan. 30

closing

Update: West Fargo Municipal Court will still be held Jan. 30, at West Fargo City Hall.

Update: Waste Management, Inc. has canceled recycling collection in West Fargo today due to the extreme cold. All recycling for the remainder of the week will be collec...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Online participation tools available for Special Assessment Community Forums

survey thumbnail

The City of West Fargo has published the presentation and survey utilized at the Community Forums on Special Assessments.

The presentation is now available as a video on YouTube with voice over from City Engineer Dustin Scott and City Administrato...

Read on...

Special Assessments West Fargo News
Posted on: January 18, 2019

West Fargo Police Department accepting Citizens Police Academy applications

WFPD Citizens Police Academy

The West Fargo Police Department is now accepting applications for the Spring Session of the Citizens Police Academy. This session will begin Thursday, March 7, and end Thursday, May 9, 2019. Classes will take place for 10 weeks every Thursday from 6:30-9...

Read on...

Citizens Police Academy West Fargo News
Posted on: November 30, 2018

City of West Fargo suspends curbside branch collection for winter

Branches

The City of West Fargo has suspended curbside branch collection for the winter. Beginning Saturday, Dec. 1, residents and contractors can bring branches to the City of West Fargo’s Transfer Station at 1620 West Main Ave. during regular business hours inst...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling West Fargo News