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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 jointly decided to protect residents and City staff members by closing early. Snow plowing services will continue and public safety agencies will be in full operation to protect and serve the residents of West Fargo and Fargo. Snow plows are currently only able to maintain one lane of traffic in each direction on snow emergency routes and will remain dedicated to these routes until the falling and blowing snow subsides.

This closure includes West Fargo City Hall and the West Fargo Police Department lobby at 800 Fourth Ave. E., West Fargo Public Works at 810 12th Ave. NW, Sanitation Department at 117 Eighth St. W, and Transfer Station at 1620 Main Ave. W. The West Fargo Public Library is also currently closed.

Garbage collection has been suspended. Crews will collect Friday garbage tomorrow and run the Thursday route again Friday for those who could not get collected Thursday.

MATBUS fixed route closed at 12:15 p.m. and the Ground Transportation Center (GTC) will close at 12:30 p.m. MAT Paratransit services ended at 10 a.m.