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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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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

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Fire

2 Stories
Posted on: November 1, 2018

West Fargo Fire Department improves Public Protection Classification

ISO_Class_Seal_PPC3

The West Fargo Fire Department is excited to announce that the Insurance Services Office (ISO) has improved the department’s Public Protection Classification (PPC) to a 3, on a 10-point risk assessment scale that measures fire protection services througho...

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West Fargo Fire Department Fire
Posted on: October 26, 2018

West Fargo Fire Department reminds community to check small appliances for recalls

Gree Comfort Dehumidifier Damage

As colder weather sets in and residents look to small appliances like space heaters and dehumidifiers to keep their homes warm and dry, the West Fargo Fire Department would like to remind the community to check the United States Consumer Product Safety Co...

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West Fargo Fire Department Fire

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Library

4 Stories
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Now on View @ WFPL: Focus on the Process by Dr. Ken Andersen

Focus on the Process now on view

The West Fargo Public Library is hosting its first “Encore Art Exhibit” this fall, a series of select showings previously on display in other metro venues. The inaugural exhibit is called Focus on the Process: The Art, History, and Sci...

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Library
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Children's books, audiobooks, & magazines now late fine-free

West Fargo Public Library

In an effort to promote reading and increase children’s access to books, the West Fargo Public Library will no longer charge late fees on most children’s materials beginning October 1, 2018. These include books, audiobooks, and magazines from the children...

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Library
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Library offers new "E-card" service

West Fargo Public Library

Residents of West Fargo and the West Fargo school district can now apply online for a West Fargo Public Library “E-card” – an online resource only library card. E-cards offer 24/7 access to the library’s digital mat...

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Library
Posted on: April 26, 2018

“The Cartographer of No Man’s Land” is the One Book, One Community pick of 2018

The Cartographer of No Man’s Land

Each year the West Fargo Public Library partners with the Fargo Public Library, Moorhead Public Library, Concordia College’s Carl B. Ylvisaker Library, Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Livingston Lord Library, North Dakota State U...

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Police

4 Stories
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 Police
Posted on: October 31, 2018

Commission President Bernie Dardis declares Disco Day in West Fargo

Disco Day Mayoral Proclamation

West Fargo Police Department K9 Officer Disco Day Proclamation

WHEREAS, Disco started his years of service for the City of West Fargo when he was selected as the city’s first K9 officer in March 2011 and partnered with then Officer Pete Nielsen; a...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

Retirement of West Fargo Police Department K9 officer Disco

K9 Disco

Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, will be the last working day for K9 officer Disco, the first-ever West Fargo Police Department K9.  

Disco started with the police department in March 2011. During his career he has been deployed more than 1,000 times &am...

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Police
Posted on: October 30, 2018

WFPD announces David Lemi Memorial Scholarship Fund to enroll residents in Project Lifesaver

Transmitter and PLI-3000

The West Fargo Police Department announced today the David Lemi Memorial Scholarship Fund to provide qualified residents of West Fargo access to Project Lifesaver. Project Lifesaver uses a small, wearable transmitter along with locating equipment and trai...

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Project Lifesaver Police

News Flash

Posted on: November 6, 2018

All I-94 Eastbound driving lanes open and westbound to open through Sheyenne Street Interchange

Traffic Shift I94 West- and Eastbound Lanes

Crews have completed the removal of all of the temporary roadway markings and installed the needed pavement markings to open both driving lanes of Interstate 94 (I-94) in West Fargo work zone.

Eastbound I-94 is now open with two driving lanes through the S...

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NDDOT Public Works
Posted on: November 5, 2018

City of West Fargo Veterans Day Closures and Schedule Changes

Square_Veterans Day Closure

In observance of Veterans Day, City of West Fargo departments are closed Monday, Nov. 12. This includes the West Fargo Police Department lobby, city hall, municipal court, sanitation buildings, public works and the West Fargo Public Library. The West Farg...

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Sanitation and Recycling Public Works
Posted on: November 2, 2018

All 13th Avenue work zone traffic shifting into final phase Saturday morning

PHASE FOUR_WF Fargo_13th_Ave_Recon_Phase4_overview_map_a5

On Saturday, Nov. 3, contractors for the 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project will shift all traffic control into the final phase of the project to finish restoring the medians in center of roadway.

In each direction, moto...

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West Fargo Streets Public Works
Posted on: October 25, 2018

First of final phase traffic shifts to start Friday afternoon in 13th Avenue work zone

13th Avenue Reconstruction

Friday, October 26, contractors for the 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project will initially shift half of the traffic on the east side of work zone into the final phase of the project.

Motorists traveling westbound on 13th...

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West Fargo Streets Public Works
Posted on: October 24, 2018

City of West Fargo provides residents important garbage and recycling reminders

Square-Fall Sanitation Reminders

With more than 35,000 residents to serve, the City of West Fargo Sanitation Department and recycling partner, Waste Management, Inc., work hard to keep the city picked up. And with value-added services like curbside pickup of most materials and no-sort re...

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Sanitation and Recycling Public Works
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Sheyenne Street closed from Second Avenue W. to Fourth Avenue W. until Monday, Oct. 29

Sheyenne Street Pioneer Place closure until Oct. 29

Sheyenne Street, from Second Avenue W. to Fourth Avenue W., is closed to through traffic until Monday, Oct. 29. This closure is to allow construction crews to complete sewer and water tie-ins for the new Pioneer Place development and patch the road follow...

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West Fargo Streets Public Works
Posted on: October 17, 2018

West Fargo City Commission appoints Dustin Scott as City of West Fargo’s first-ever city engineer

Scott, Dustin

During the Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, meeting of the West Fargo City Commission, commissioners voted unanimously to appoint Dustin Scott, registered professional engineer, to the position of West Fargo’s first-ever city engineer. Scott was selected out of a f...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 5, 2018

City of West Fargo Veterans Day Closures and Schedule Changes

Square_Veterans Day Closure

In observance of Veterans Day, City of West Fargo departments are closed Monday, Nov. 12. This includes the West Fargo Police Department lobby, city hall, municipal court, sanitation buildings, public works and the West Fargo Public Library. The West Farg...

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Sanitation and Recycling Sanitation and Recycling
Posted on: October 24, 2018

City of West Fargo provides residents important garbage and recycling reminders

Square-Fall Sanitation Reminders

With more than 35,000 residents to serve, the City of West Fargo Sanitation Department and recycling partner, Waste Management, Inc., work hard to keep the city picked up. And with value-added services like curbside pickup of most materials and no-sort re...

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Streets

9 Stories
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Reduced traffic capacity on Sheyenne Street north of I-94 on Nov. 15

striping

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, crews will stripe the new section of Sheyenne Street from north of I-94 to 17th Avenue W. Motorists should expect traffic delays and detours in the area during the striping. It is best to avoid the area if possibl...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

All intersections open Saturday morning along 13th Avenue work zone

13th Avenue Reconstruction

On Saturday, November 10, weather permitting, contractors for 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project plan to open 50th Street SW and 13th Avenue intersection to all traffic.

This is the last of the planned short-term interse...

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West Fargo Streets Streets
Posted on: November 9, 2018

New I-94 and Sheyenne Street exit open for northbound only travel at 346-B

New northbound ramp

Work Zone Traffic Shift

Before the major bridge construction and new interchange configuration at the Interstate 94 (I-94) and Sheyenne Street 2018 project work winds down, the work zone will have one last traffic shift.

This evening, Friday, November 9, co...

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NDDOT Streets
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Sheyenne Street reconstruction segment 1 now open

IMG_7195

Segment 1 of the Sheyenne Street reconstruction project, from 13th Avenue W. to 19th Avenue W., is now open! The new road includes two lanes in each direction and a center turn lane to ease congestion and safety concerns. There will be some lane closures ...

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West Fargo Streets Streets
Posted on: November 6, 2018

All I-94 Eastbound driving lanes open and westbound to open through Sheyenne Street Interchange

Traffic Shift I94 West- and Eastbound Lanes

Crews have completed the removal of all of the temporary roadway markings and installed the needed pavement markings to open both driving lanes of Interstate 94 (I-94) in West Fargo work zone.

Eastbound I-94 is now open with two driving lanes through the S...

Read on...

NDDOT Streets
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Westbound I-94 Sheyenne Street bridge opens to traffic

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With the 2018 North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) project work nearing completion, the two-year Interstate 94 (I-94) and Sheyenne Street interchange reconstruction zone will soon enter winter suspension.

Starting today Monday, November 5, the...

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NDDOT Streets
Posted on: November 2, 2018

All 13th Avenue work zone traffic shifting into final phase Saturday morning

PHASE FOUR_WF Fargo_13th_Ave_Recon_Phase4_overview_map_a5

On Saturday, Nov. 3, contractors for the 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project will shift all traffic control into the final phase of the project to finish restoring the medians in center of roadway.

In each direction, moto...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets Streets
Posted on: October 25, 2018

First of final phase traffic shifts to start Friday afternoon in 13th Avenue work zone

13th Avenue Reconstruction

Friday, October 26, contractors for the 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project will initially shift half of the traffic on the east side of work zone into the final phase of the project.

Motorists traveling westbound on 13th...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets Streets
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Sheyenne Street closed from Second Avenue W. to Fourth Avenue W. until Monday, Oct. 29

Sheyenne Street Pioneer Place closure until Oct. 29

Sheyenne Street, from Second Avenue W. to Fourth Avenue W., is closed to through traffic until Monday, Oct. 29. This closure is to allow construction crews to complete sewer and water tie-ins for the new Pioneer Place development and patch the road follow...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets Streets

News Flash

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 West Fargo News
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Reduced traffic capacity on Sheyenne Street north of I-94 on Nov. 15

striping

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, crews will stripe the new section of Sheyenne Street from north of I-94 to 17th Avenue W. Motorists should expect traffic delays and detours in the area during the striping. It is best to avoid the area if possibl...

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West Fargo Streets West Fargo News
Posted on: November 5, 2018

City of West Fargo Veterans Day Closures and Schedule Changes

Square_Veterans Day Closure

In observance of Veterans Day, City of West Fargo departments are closed Monday, Nov. 12. This includes the West Fargo Police Department lobby, city hall, municipal court, sanitation buildings, public works and the West Fargo Public Library. The West Farg...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling West Fargo News
Posted on: November 9, 2018

All intersections open Saturday morning along 13th Avenue work zone

13th Avenue Reconstruction

On Saturday, November 10, weather permitting, contractors for 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project plan to open 50th Street SW and 13th Avenue intersection to all traffic.

This is the last of the planned short-term interse...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets West Fargo News
Posted on: November 9, 2018

New I-94 and Sheyenne Street exit open for northbound only travel at 346-B

New northbound ramp

Work Zone Traffic Shift

Before the major bridge construction and new interchange configuration at the Interstate 94 (I-94) and Sheyenne Street 2018 project work winds down, the work zone will have one last traffic shift.

This evening, Friday, November 9, co...

Read on...

NDDOT West Fargo News
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Sheyenne Street reconstruction segment 1 now open

IMG_7195

Segment 1 of the Sheyenne Street reconstruction project, from 13th Avenue W. to 19th Avenue W., is now open! The new road includes two lanes in each direction and a center turn lane to ease congestion and safety concerns. There will be some lane closures ...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets West Fargo News
Posted on: November 6, 2018

All I-94 Eastbound driving lanes open and westbound to open through Sheyenne Street Interchange

Traffic Shift I94 West- and Eastbound Lanes

Crews have completed the removal of all of the temporary roadway markings and installed the needed pavement markings to open both driving lanes of Interstate 94 (I-94) in West Fargo work zone.

Eastbound I-94 is now open with two driving lanes through the S...

Read on...

NDDOT West Fargo News
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Westbound I-94 Sheyenne Street bridge opens to traffic

NDDOT WORK ZONE_110518_Traffic Shift_I-94_Sheyenne_map_a13

With the 2018 North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) project work nearing completion, the two-year Interstate 94 (I-94) and Sheyenne Street interchange reconstruction zone will soon enter winter suspension.

Starting today Monday, November 5, the...

Read on...

NDDOT West Fargo News
Posted on: November 2, 2018

All 13th Avenue work zone traffic shifting into final phase Saturday morning

PHASE FOUR_WF Fargo_13th_Ave_Recon_Phase4_overview_map_a5

On Saturday, Nov. 3, contractors for the 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project will shift all traffic control into the final phase of the project to finish restoring the medians in center of roadway.

In each direction, moto...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets West Fargo News
Posted on: November 1, 2018

West Fargo Fire Department improves Public Protection Classification

ISO_Class_Seal_PPC3

The West Fargo Fire Department is excited to announce that the Insurance Services Office (ISO) has improved the department’s Public Protection Classification (PPC) to a 3, on a 10-point risk assessment scale that measures fire protection service...

Read on...

West Fargo Fire Department West Fargo News
Posted on: October 31, 2018

Commission President Bernie Dardis declares Disco Day in West Fargo

Disco Day Mayoral Proclamation

West Fargo Police Department K9 Officer Disco Day Proclamation

WHEREAS, Disco started his years of service for the City of West Fargo when he was selected as the city’s first K9 officer in March 2011 and partnered with then Officer Pete ...

Read on...

Additional Info... West Fargo News
Posted on: October 30, 2018

Retirement of West Fargo Police Department K9 officer Disco

K9 Disco

Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, will be the last working day for K9 officer Disco, the first-ever West Fargo Police Department K9.  

Disco started with the police department in March 2011. During his career he has been deployed more than 1,000 times – i...

Read on...

West Fargo News
Posted on: October 30, 2018

WFPD announces David Lemi Memorial Scholarship Fund to enroll residents in Project Lifesaver

Transmitter and PLI-3000

The West Fargo Police Department announced today the David Lemi Memorial Scholarship Fund to provide qualified residents of West Fargo access to Project Lifesaver. Project Lifesaver uses a small, wearable transmitter along with locating equipment and trai...

Read on...

Project Lifesaver West Fargo News
Posted on: October 26, 2018

West Fargo Fire Department reminds community to check small appliances for recalls

Gree Comfort Dehumidifier Damage

As colder weather sets in and residents look to small appliances like space heaters and dehumidifiers to keep their homes warm and dry, the West Fargo Fire Department would like to remind the community to check the United States Consumer Product Safety Co...

Read on...

West Fargo Fire Department West Fargo News
Posted on: October 25, 2018

First of final phase traffic shifts to start Friday afternoon in 13th Avenue work zone

13th Avenue Reconstruction

Friday, October 26, contractors for the 13th Avenue Road Reconstruction and Infrastructure Improvement Project will initially shift half of the traffic on the east side of work zone into the final phase of the project.

Motorists traveling westbound on 13th...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets West Fargo News
Posted on: October 24, 2018

City of West Fargo provides residents important garbage and recycling reminders

Square-Fall Sanitation Reminders

With more than 35,000 residents to serve, the City of West Fargo Sanitation Department and recycling partner, Waste Management, Inc., work hard to keep the city picked up. And with value-added services like curbside pickup of most materials and no-sort re...

Read on...

Sanitation and Recycling West Fargo News
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Sheyenne Street closed from Second Avenue W. to Fourth Avenue W. until Monday, Oct. 29

Sheyenne Street Pioneer Place closure until Oct. 29

Sheyenne Street, from Second Avenue W. to Fourth Avenue W., is closed to through traffic until Monday, Oct. 29. This closure is to allow construction crews to complete sewer and water tie-ins for the new Pioneer Place development and patch the road follow...

Read on...

West Fargo Streets West Fargo News
Posted on: October 17, 2018

West Fargo City Commission appoints Dustin Scott as City of West Fargo’s first-ever city engineer

Scott, Dustin

During the Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, meeting of the West Fargo City Commission, commissioners voted unanimously to appoint Dustin Scott, registered professional engineer, to the position of West Fargo’s first-ever city engineer. Scott was selected ...

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West Fargo News