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Posted on: October 21, 2020

City of West Fargo issues New Mask Strategy to fight coronavirus

New Mask Strategy

During the Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, special meeting, the West Fargo City Commission approved a New Mask Strategy for the City of West Fargo. 

The New Mask Strategy strongly urges people in West Fargo to wear a face covering over their mouth and n...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Northbound lane closures on Veterans Avenue for potholing starting Wednesday, Oct. 21

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26

Badger Inc. is conducting potholing for a gas main project beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21 for approximately one month. Potholing is used to identify utilities that cross the Xcel Ninth Street gas main project. The northbound lane will close beginning on Nin...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Tuesday, Oct. 27

Southbound Veterans Boulevard lane at 23rd Avenue E. closing Monday, Oct. 26 (2)

The right lane of southbound traffic on Veterans Boulevard, south of 23rd Avenue E., will close Tuesday, Oct. 27, for panel replacements in the right driving lane. Repairs should be complete by Tuesday, Nov. 10, pending weather conditions. 

The re...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Police Department respond to possible overdose call

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At 4:50 p.m., Monday, Oct. 19, the West Fargo Police Department, West Fargo Fire Department and F-M Ambulance responded to a call of a possible overdose on the 700 block of W. Main in West Fargo.

Upon arrival, officers, firefighters and paramedics resuscit...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department urges residents to Adopt a Hydrant before winter hits

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The West Fargo Fire Department is urging residents to volunteer to Adopt a Hydrant before this winter season to help them save time and possibly lives.

“There are over 2,000 hydrants in the City of West Fargo, making it impossible for the fire department t...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new orange risk level in Cass County

COVID Changes

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the orange, high-risk level effective 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations b...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department responds to early morning rollover accident

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At 7:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, the West Fargo Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle rollover accident on the Veterans Boulevard bridge over Interstate 94. This accident involved an ambulance from Grant-Roberts Ambulance Service, based in Siss...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs on 31st Avenue E. to begin Monday, Oct. 19

31st Avenue Detours

Concrete repairs will continue on 31st Avenue E., from Fourth Street E. to Sixth Street E., on Monday, Oct. 19. This project will include repairs to the intersection of 31st Avenue E. and Sixth Street E. and to parking lanes in the project area. ...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Southbound lane closure of Seventh Street NE beginning Wednesday, Oct. 14

Southbound lane closure of Seventh Street NE beginning Wednesday, Oct. 14

The southbound lane of Seventh Street NE at Ninth Avenue NE will close Wednesday, Oct. 14, through Wednesday, Oct. 21. This closure will affect one lane with traffic able to pass through in each direction. Repairs are anticipated to be complete by Wednesd...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Traffic congestion due to soil sampling to begin on Thursday, Oct. 22

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Xcel energy is conducting soil sampling for a future gas main project Thursday, Oct. 22, and Friday, Oct. 23. Drill sites will be along the Ninth Street/Veterans Boulevard corridor, spanning from Seventh Avenue NE south to Interstate 94.

Work will...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

West Fargo City Commission confirms special assessment allocation for eight improvement projects

City of West Fargo City Commission confirms special assessment allocation for eight improvement proj

The West Fargo City Commission confirmed the special assessments for the following projects during the Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, meeting:

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Fargo Police Department participates in Pink Patch Project for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Patch

West Fargo Police Department officers will sell pink versions of the department’s patch during the month of October to raise awareness for breast cancer. The commemorative patches are available for the public to purchase for $10 at the West Fargo Police D...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Fargo Fire Department reminds community to be fire and heart safe in October

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The West Fargo Fire Department is reminding the community to be ready for the unexpected during October’s Fire Prevention Month. 

“Fire prevention is as simple as taking the necessary safety steps to keep you and your family protected from a possi...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Tuesday, Sept. 29

Road closures for concrete repairs to begin Monday, Sept. 28 (1)

A concrete repair project in West Fargo will begin Tuesday, Sept. 29, and cause road closures and other traffic delays at various sites through Friday, Oct. 30. 

The first project site is the intersection of Ninth Street E. and Fourth Avenue E., n...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of West Fargo announces municipal service changes due to new yellow risk level

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On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing to the yellow, moderate risk level effective Friday, Sept. 25. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal services and building operations base...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: September 22, 2020

City of West Fargo listed on Money’s list of 50 best places to live

Best place to live

Today, Money.com announced its annual ranking of the Best Places to Live in the U.S. and the City of West Fargo earned the 23rd spot. The list features 50 towns and cities where the economy, job growth and housing market remained strong despite COVID-19 d...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: September 2, 2020

New maintenance zones to start to take effect Sept. 8

Street Maintenance Zone

The City of West Fargo will enact new maintenance zones Tuesday, Sept. 8, throughout the entire City. Maintenance zones are a concept many municipalities use to designate specific days of the week for routine street, sewer and water maintenance activities...

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