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Posted on: January 15, 2021

The Lights earns Gold Star Award for excellence in concrete

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The Lights has earned a Gold Star Award from the North Dakota Ready Mix and Concrete Association for Excellence in Concrete. The project earned high marks for colored concrete highlighting circular play areas of the public plaza; a concrete slab specially...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: January 7, 2021

City of West Fargo and the West Fargo Fire Department extends free rapid testing community event

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Due to the tremendous turnout to the City of West Fargo’s rapid COVID-19 testing event, the City of West Fargo and the West Fargo Fire Department has announced additional COVID-19 rapid testing dates for the next five weeks.

The rapid testing eve...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

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

Yellow Level

On Monday, Jan. 4, Governor Doug Burgum announced Cass County is changing from the orange, high-risk level, to yellow, moderate risk level, effective 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8. In accordance with this change, the City of West Fargo is adjusting municipal serv...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: December 21, 2020

City of West Fargo to implement new enrollment program for winter sump pump discharge fees

Sump Pump

The City of West Fargo has implemented a new enrollment program that allows residents to register a property to discharge sump pumps indoors into the sanitary sewer system during winter months. This program will add a $5 monthly fee to the property’s util...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: December 21, 2020

New West Fargo ordinance creates snow emergency declaration

Snow Emergency Declaration

The City of West Fargo has enacted a new snow emergency route ordinance that allows the City of West Fargo to declare a snow emergency. According to City ordinance 2-0403, Commission President Bernie Dardis can declare a snow emergency as soon as 3 inches...

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West Fargo News
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Governor, State Health Officer extend mitigation measures to continue slowing COVID-19 spread

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North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum and Interim State Health Officer Dirk Wilke extended mitigation measures aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus and preserving hospital capacity as the state continues to see a significant number of COVID-19-related h...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Stay off iced over retention ponds and the Sheyenne River

Ice Safety

The National Weather Service states that roughly 20% of those who fall in cold water die in the first minute of immersion due to cold water shock. In West Fargo, where the Sheyenne River moves through the City and wet retention ponds dot the south side of...

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