City News Roomhttp://www.cityoffargo.com/news-events/city-news-roomNews from the City of Fargo, NDen-ushttp://fargond.gov/news-rssNew, Creative Bike Racks Debut in Downtown Fargo, With Official Launch Scheduled for June 24http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b242621c30ee429512071ce<p>The Creative Bike Rack project, one of the City of Fargo’s public art initiatives, will be officially launched in the downtown</p> 2018-06-15T20:50:07.683ZThe City of FargoArtArts and Culture CommissionHome Page PostsPlanningMayors’ Blue Ribbon Commission on Addiction to Host Take Back Tuesday Event on June 19http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b228675c30ee429512071b6<p>The Mayors’ Blue Ribbon Commission on Addiction will host a Take Back Tuesday event on Tuesday, June 19 from 1 to 4 p.m.</p> 2018-06-15T13:59:18.664ZThe City of FargoHealthHome Page PostsPreventionThe City of Fargo is Requesting Proposals for a City Health Officerhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b1592c5a6ee8a44063b90a1<p>The City of Fargo is requesting proposals for a City Health Officer. The Health Officer serves as the medical director for Fargo Cass Public Health by enforcing the public health laws, regulations, and ordinances within Fargo and Cass County relating to preservation of life and health of individuals.</p> 2018-06-15T13:40:40.657ZThe City of FargoBoard of HealthHealthTSA Pre✓® Enrollment Opportunity Coming to Fargohttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b227341c30ee429512071b1<p>Air travelers in the region have an opportunity to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular</p> 2018-06-14T13:53:25.666ZThe City of FargoAirportAirport AuthorityHome Page PostsFargo City Hall to Host Panel Discussion about Photographyhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b1ff13bc30ee429512071a4<p>The City of Fargo will host a panel discussion with four area photographers, who will discuss the role of the portrait</p> 2018-06-12T16:14:53.626ZThe City of FargoArts and Culture CommissionHome Page PostsPlanningRoberts Street and 5th Street North Improvement Project Starts June 13http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b1ac5b8a6ee8a44063b90d7<p>First traffic impacts begin by closing 5th Street North between 2nd and 3rd Avenue North in downtown Fargo</p> 2018-06-11T13:25:35.766ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsDowntownFargoStreetsRecent Progress UpdatesRobertsStreetThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b1939c3a6ee8a44063b90c9<p>June 7th marks the 125th anniversary of the Great Fargo Fire. The fire began at 2:15 p.m. at</p> 2018-06-07T13:59:01.533ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFREE Bus Rides to the Library for Kids & Teens from June 1 through August 31http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b0d65f4a6ee8a44063b9051<p>A reminder that MATBUS is providing free rides to youth (grades K-12) going to and from Fargo Public Library</p> 2018-06-06T19:16:16.566ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsLibraryLibrary KidsLibrary TeensResidents Encouraged to Apply to Serve on Fargo’s Planning & Human Relations Commissionshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b168feba6ee8a44063b90b6<p>The City of Fargo currently has one opening on its Planning Commission and two openings on its Human</p> 2018-06-05T13:30:29.808ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsHuman Relations CommissionPlanningPlanning CommissionSouth of 13th Avenue and 25th Street Intersection Traffic Shifts to Center of Roadway and Intersection Project Wraps Up Fridayhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b107176a6ee8a44063b907a<p>Beginning Friday, June 1 crews will shift traffic to the inside three driving lanes on 25th Street South from 13th</p> 2018-06-01T14:10:37.529ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsRecent Progress UpdatesFargoStreets25th St S IntersectionSouth Fargo Cass Public Health Emergency Preparedness & Response Division Offers FREE Summer Training for Citizenshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b08218e1000f4ba75fc4b9c<p>The Fargo Cass Public Health Emergency Preparedness &amp; Response Division will conduct a summer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training beginning June 6.</p> 2018-05-29T13:06:06.123ZThe City of FargoEmergency ManagementHealthWork on 4th Street South Begins on Tuesday After Memorial Dayhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b0840311000f4ba75fc4ba0<p>This week contractors for the City of Fargo 4th Street South Road and Water Main Improvement project set up traffic control</p> 2018-05-25T20:05:15.099ZThe City of FargoHome Page Posts4th St/Main Ave ProjectDowntownFargoStreetsRecent Progress UpdatesSouthEmerald Ash Borer Awareness Weekhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b05699f1000f4ba75fc4b8d<p>Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Awareness Week kicked off on Sunday, May 20 and is an effort to increase public awareness</p> 2018-05-23T13:19:17.015ZThe City of FargoForestryHome Page Posts25th Street and 13th Avenue South Intersection Project Progresses South to Begin Adjacent Roadway Repairshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b04904f1000f4ba75fc4b87<p>Beginning Wednesday, May 23, at 7 a.m. crews will start on the next section of project work near the intersection.</p> 2018-05-23T13:14:09.935ZThe City of FargoHome Page Posts25th St S IntersectionFargoStreetsRecent Progress UpdatesSouthStudents to Plant Trees at Arbor Day Celebrationhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5afdee411000f4ba75fc4b6b<p>The Fargo Forestry Department, Fargo Park District, River Keepers, Cass County Soil Conservation District</p> 2018-05-22T15:08:42.306ZThe City of FargoForestryHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5b0432491000f4ba75fc4b7a<p>A couple things going on in the community, in Health the partnership with the Jefferson</p> 2018-05-22T15:08:18.107ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo Finance Department Describes Special Assessment Policies in Detailed White Paper Guidehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5afb70651000f4ba75fc4b4f<p>The City of Fargo’s Finance Department has prepared a detailed white paper to describe the City’s current special</p> 2018-05-16T13:18:48.887ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsSpring Load Restrictions Liftedhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5afb50531000f4ba75fc4b49<p>Effective Wednesday May 16, 2018 the City of Fargo Spring Load Restrictions that have been currently imposed</p> 2018-05-15T21:28:25.610ZThe City of FargoEngineeringHome Page PostsHydrant Flushing to Begin May 14thhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5af60c4ca6f24cc337d40795<p>Beginning Monday, May 14, the Water Mains &amp; Hydrants Department, in conjunction with Fargo Fire, will begin flushing fire</p> 2018-05-14T14:54:03.430ZThe City of FargoFireHome Page PostsPublic WorksWater Mains & Hydrants25th Street & 13th Avenue South Intersection Project Resumes Work Mondayhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5af4796ca6f24cc337d40787<p>Beginning Monday, May 14, crews will end the winter suspension and commence the second year of slated project work for</p> 2018-05-11T13:37:53.292ZThe City of FargoHome Page Posts25th St S IntersectionFargoStreetsRecent Progress UpdatesSouthThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5af1efc9ef47c4bd379dda48<p>On April 28th, a woman’s life was saved when both the Fire and Police departments responded</p> 2018-05-08T18:48:32.506ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageCity Seeks Proposals for New City Hall Exterior Art Panelshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5af06358ef47c4bd379dda41<p>The City of Fargo is requesting proposals from artists for exterior artwork to be displayed on the exterior of the new City Hall</p> 2018-05-07T14:32:42.076ZThe City of FargoArts and Culture CommissionHome Page PostsPlanningFargo City Board of Equalization to Reconvenehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5adf6bdf272f090c288a9422<p>The City Board of Equalization will reconvene on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at noon in the Commission Chambers at City Hall, 200</p> 2018-04-24T17:40:22.501ZThe City of FargoAssessorBoard of EqualizationFargo City CommissionHome Page PostsResident Notifications to be Sent Regarding Bromate Concentration in a Drinking Water Sample from 2017, Due to Running Annual Average (RAA) Requirementshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5adf4200272f090c288a9420<p>In late January, the City notified residents that a routine monthly drinking water sample collected on December 11, 2017</p> 2018-04-24T17:05:59.609ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsWater TreatmentCity of Fargo to Test Outdoor Warning System http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5ad76171bcbd2006280909d4<p>Emergency sirens are an important part of the City of Fargo’s public safety infrastructure. As part of annual maintenance, tone testing</p> 2018-04-18T15:18:34.236ZThe City of FargoEmergency ManagementHome Page PostsResidents Encouraged to Apply to Serve on Fargo’s Arts & Culture Commissionhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5ace0b9d272f090c288a9410<p>The City of Fargo currently has three openings on its Arts &amp; Culture Commission. Residents are encouraged to apply for</p> 2018-04-11T13:25:17.809ZThe City of FargoArts and Culture CommissionHome Page Posts The Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5acd1eff272f090c288a940f<p>Fargo Cass Public Health has launched a new campaign to promote the balance of breastfeeding for working</p> 2018-04-10T20:33:31.970ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's Message“The Cartographer of No Man’s Land” is 2018 One Book, One Community pick http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5acd12d2272f090c288a940e<p>In partnership, the Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo public libraries, Concordia College’s Carl B. Ylvisaker Library, Minnesota</p> 2018-04-10T19:54:57.779ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsLibraryLibrary AdultsLibrary TeensCity Releases Roster of Candidates for June 12 Primary Election http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5acbdc96272f090c288a940d<p>The following candidates have filed the necessary paperwork to run for City office in Fargo. The City elections will held in conjunction</p> 2018-04-09T21:35:18.796ZThe City of FargoFargo City CommissionHome Page PostsBeginning March 31, Fargo Sump Pumps Must Discharge Outside http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5abd529ccfbcb84b059c52b2<p>The City of Fargo’s Sump Pump and Foundation Drain Enforcement Program is designed to protect homes and property throughout</p> 2018-03-29T21:11:48.414ZThe City of FargoWastewaterHome Page PostsWater TreatmentThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5aba973fcfbcb84b059c52af<p>Today we are going to have a special guest in our community. Vice President Pence</p> 2018-03-27T19:11:21.441ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5ab01c5ecfbcb84b059c52a6<p>We lost one of our former Governors, George Sinner, this week. I think many of us had</p> 2018-03-19T20:31:07.946ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageMATBUS Announces Launch of 2018 iGoEco Challengehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5aafc380cfbcb84b059c52a5<p>Make a smart transportation choice this spring by taking part in the 2018 iGoEco Challenge! iGoEco encourages</p> 2018-03-19T14:58:41.612ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMATBUSThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a9470c97bb9774505e5027d<p>I was happy to give a report about the progress of our excellent city staff members at the February</p> 2018-03-01T16:54:12.711ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59d40c8b86bf95b70593f7ce<p>It’s been a great last few weeks in Fargo, with many of our departments continuing to</p> 2018-02-26T20:57:58.547ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageResident Notifications to be Sent Regarding Bromate Concentration in a Drinking Water Sample, With the City Taking Immediate Actions to Remedy the Issuehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a6a16952d0ca88d05eaa516<p>The City of Fargo has been notified by the North Dakota Department of Health that a routine monthly drinking water sample</p> 2018-01-25T17:56:12.756ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsWater TreatmentDowntown on Ice, Presented by Bank of the West, Officially Openshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a5fb64c67f350c005783ec1<p>Downtown on Ice, presented by Bank of the West, is officially open and ready to welcome all ages to enjoy the rink</p> 2018-01-17T20:47:08.535ZThe City of FargoDowntown FargoHome Page PostsPlanningCold Weather Safety Tipshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a454c58e5f5d8a405f6da54<p>The Fargo Fire Department would like to offer up some important safety tips with the extreme cold weather coming.</p> 2017-12-28T19:56:08.224ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFireFargo Wins Nationwide Competition Aimed at Creating Innovative Solutions for Reducing Energy Consumptionhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a383a5d67f350c005783ea2<p>Georgetown University Energy Prize brought together 50 communities that competed in a two-year competition to increase</p> 2017-12-18T22:03:06.901ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFargo Named 2017’s 6th Safest City in Americahttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a2813c567f350c005783e95<p>WalletHub.com has named Fargo 2017’s 6th Safest City in America. Analysts compared 182 U.S. cities across 38 key</p> 2017-12-06T15:59:01.600ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFargo Named As One of Ten Finalists in National Competition for Energy Savingshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=5a15d4e1e5f5d8a405f6da36<p>Fargo is among ten cities and counties that have advanced to the final round of the Georgetown University Energy Prize (GUEP)</p> 2017-11-22T19:49:53.136ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe City of Fargo Cautions Residents About Scams From Individuals Claiming to be City Employeeshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59f79fc1ff10980450bd10e1<p>The City of Fargo has received information regarding two phone scams involving individuals identifying themselves as</p> 2017-10-30T21:56:06.185ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPublic Input Meeting to be Held on October 26 to Discuss Proposed Improvements to 52nd Avenue South from 45th Street to Sheyenne Street in Fargo & West Fargohttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59f08b041025cefe4f5b9b36<p>The purpose of the public input meeting is to discuss proposed improvements to 52nd Avenue from 45th Street to Sheyenne</p> 2017-10-25T13:14:30.223ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe City of Fargo & MinnKota Recycling Partner for the November ‘Cans for Cash’ Recycling Challengehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59f08e0c1025cefe4f5b9b37<p>During the month of November, the City of Fargo will partner with MinnKota Recycling to promote the “Cans for Cash”</p> 2017-10-25T13:14:03.390ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsResidents Encouraged to Apply to Serve on City Boards, Commissions and Committeeshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59ea2b9a1025cefe4f5b9b30<p>The City of Fargo currently has openings on three of its appointed boards and residents are encouraged to apply for</p> 2017-10-20T17:07:00.383ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor Mahoney Releases Statement on Recent Federal Court Ruling Regarding FM Diversion Projecthttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59c54f5522c1691ec42159ce<p>Following the recent federal court ruling, there has been a considerable discussion within our community regarding</p> 2017-09-22T17:59:03.195ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor Mahoney Releases Statement on the Loss of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywindhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59a495d722c1691ec42159b8<p>I would like to acknowledge the profound sadness being felt within our metro area over the loss of Fargo resident Savanna</p> 2017-08-31T16:45:09.155ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=599b45cf03762e18c4d56a4e<p>Hello Fargo, and welcome to the beginning of the school season and fall weather. I hope you</p> 2017-08-21T20:46:01.946ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=59832757305c6ac9053b46a6<p>Good morning, I’m Mayor Mahoney and I would like to talk to you about this year’s event</p> 2017-08-03T14:37:27.953ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's Message