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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Public Works Director Chris Brungardt provides spring melt outlook

2019 Spring Melt and Flood Update

When it comes to spring melt and flood control in West Fargo, every spring is different. Recently, there has been an unexpected increase in flows of the Sheyenne River and other area rivers that is causing issues for our neighbors in rural Cass County. In...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 4, 2019

City of West Fargo implements road restrictions April 4

City of West Fargo spring load restrictions

The City of West Fargo has announced that spring road restrictions for commercial motor vehicles will be put in place Thursday, April 4, 2019. The West Fargo Municipal Code calls for reduced allowable weights on streets under City of West Fargo jurisdicti...

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Overdimensional Public Works
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Survey reveals more than 40 percent of homeowners who dig this year will put themselves at risk

NSDM-button-2019

Survey reveals more than 40 percent of homeowners who plan to dig this year will put themselves and others at risk by not calling 811 before starting

Making a free call to 811 before digging for home improvement projects – including landscaping or installi...

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Call 811 Public Works
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Sump pumps must discharge outside beginning April 1

Sump Pump Discharge

All sump pumps in West Fargo must have switched their sump pump discharge to outside beginning April 1, 2019. This regulation includes properties with sump pump variances for winter months. Properties found not in compliance with this ordinance will be no...

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Sump Pump Program Public Works
Posted on: March 25, 2019

City of West Fargo issues declaration to enact emergency spring flood preparation plans

News conference slide

Today, City of West Fargo Commission President Bernie Dardis signed an official Emergency Declaration for the City of West Fargo to provide departments and agencies the ability to initiate appropriate actions to manage and recover from the potential impac...

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Flood Information 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