City News Room from the City of Fargo, NDen-us Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration to be held at the Fargo Theatre<p>The Fargo Human Relations Commission (HRC) will host its annual celebration honoring civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther</p> 2019-01-18T00:57:32.319ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFargo Police Warn Citizens of Felony Lane Gang<p>Over the last decade, the United States has been hit by a theft ring called Felony Lane Gang where suspects break into unattended vehicles in parking lots targeting purses containing cash, credit cards, checkbooks, and I.D.’s.</p> 2019-01-17T17:08:47.941ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageMartin Luther King, Jr. Day Schedules for Garbage Collection, Library and City Offices<p>Fargo City offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. All Fargo Public</p> 2019-01-16T21:38:12.791ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Fargo Arts and Culture Commission’s Sponsorship Open Enrollment Period is Now Open for Spring 2019<p>The Fargo Arts and Culture Commission is now accepting sponsorship applications for Spring 2019. The sponsorship provides</p> 2019-01-16T02:51:06.630ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPlanningThe Mayor's Message<p>Fire Department Chief Steve Dirksen has been selected to serve as vice chairman for</p> 2019-01-16T02:30:23.057ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageDeputy Mayor Piepkorn, Garrison Diversion and LAWA Representatives Present Red River Valley Water Supply Project Funding Requests for SB 2020<p>Representatives from the Garrison Diversion Conservancy District (Garrison Diversion) and the Lake Agassiz Water</p> 2019-01-14T20:30:22.572ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Message<p>Fargo Cass Public Health is participating in “The People Project” with Clay County Public Health. This evidence-based</p> 2019-01-04T02:16:57.957ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageCity of Fargo Releases 2019 Recycling Schedule<p>The City of Fargo's Solid Waste Department has released its 2019 Recycling Schedule, which is</p> 2019-01-03T02:43:45.711ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsSolid WasteThe Mayor's Message<p>In the Health Department, Rachael Johnson has been promoted to public health</p> 2018-12-21T02:38:45.808ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageParking Provider Adds Shuttle Service at Hector International Airport<p>Complimentary shuttle service is now available for passengers utilizing the Long-term and Economy parking lots at Hector</p> 2018-12-18T02:11:52.312ZThe City of FargoAirportHome Page PostsLibrary's Winter Writing Project Now Open Through March 4<p>READY. SET. WRITE. The Fargo Public Library is seeking submissions for &quot;Northern Narratives&quot; our winter writing project for adults &amp; teens.</p> 2018-12-10T16:46:52.246ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsLibrary TeensLibraryLibrary AdultsThe Mayor's Message<p>Fargo Cass Public Health hosted a retirement celebration on November 28th for Principal Office</p> 2018-12-06T15:22:28.340ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo Public Library Offers Wireless Hotspot Lending<p>The Fargo Public Library has added mobile wireless hotspots to its circulating collection to enable individuals and</p> 2018-12-03T16:22:20.068ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsLibraryLibrary AdultsLibrary KidsLibrary TeensSnowmobile Regulations in the City of Fargo<p>The City of Fargo has regulations for the use and operation of snowmobiles inside city limits defined in ordinance 8-1320.</p> 2018-11-29T16:41:23.246ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageFree Walk in Legal Clinic for Low-Income Veterans<p>The Fargo VA in partnership with Legal Services of North Dakota will be hosting a monthly legal clinic at the Fargo VA campus to address civil</p> 2018-11-27T19:54:16.500ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsND CaresStatement by Mayor Mahoney on Federal Funding for FM Diversion<p>Fargo Mayor Dr. Timothy Mahoney has released the following statement regarding the announcement of the</p> 2018-11-21T22:19:47.469ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor MahoneyThe Mayor's Message<p>Finance: Kent Costin is excited about this. The City received a $264,830 annual cash rebate in</p> 2018-11-21T15:28:18.032ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageHoliday Light Recycling Offered at Fargo’s Household Hazardous Waste Facility<p>It’s always a guessing game when unpacking last year’s holiday lights – do they still work? If your lights are burned out or</p> 2018-11-21T14:23:52.022ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsSolid WastePassengers Reminded to Check TSA Pre✓®, Global Entry Status Ahead of Busy Travel Season<p>Hector International Airport is reminding air travelers with TSA Pre✓® program or U.S. Customs and</p> 2018-11-16T21:37:48.318ZThe City of FargoAirportAirport AuthorityHome Page PostsMayor's Messages<p>{Commissioner} Gehrig is in flight right now with training so he wasn't able to join us.</p> 2018-11-13T22:24:35.995ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo Police Ask Businesses not to Accept $100 Bills with Serial Number B21704735D<p>Since October, we've taken several reports of counterfeit $100 bills being circulated in our area, mostly at gas stations. The group of individuals enter the gas station and prepay for $10 in gas, pay with the counterfeit $100 bill and get the $90 back in real money. All the bills have the serial number: B21704735D.</p> 2018-11-13T19:49:34.919ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageFire Department Receives ISO Class 1 Designation<p>The City of Fargo received the results of the Insurance Services Office (ISO) Public Protection Classification (PPC™) evaluation</p> 2018-11-06T15:05:50.105ZThe City of FargoFireHome Page PostsSeasonal Parking Restrictions to begin Nov. 1<p>Seasonal night parking restrictions will be in place from November 1 through April 15 (City ordinance 8-1009) and will restrict parking</p> 2018-10-30T16:58:47.944ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPolicePolice HomepageDeadline Extended for MLK Award Nominations to Oct. 31<p>Nominations are still being accepted for the Human Relations Commission’s Martin Luther King, Jr.</p> 2018-10-30T13:49:17.510ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsHuman Relations CommissionPlanningMayor's Messages<p>Staff from the Gladys Ray Shelter and Veterans Drop-In Center have received the Outstanding Service</p> 2018-10-24T18:20:07.460ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Message<p>A lot of you have wondered where Commissioner Gehrig is. He is in special training out in New</p> 2018-10-10T17:16:40.412ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Message<p>You might have noticed we are not in the new Chambers yet and for those that do not know,</p> 2018-09-25T17:28:37.000ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe City of Fargo to Open its New City Hall on September 17, with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 9 a.m.<p>The City of Fargo will open its new City Hall, located at 225 4th Street North, to members of the public on September 17</p> 2018-09-19T16:52:00.069ZThe City of FargoAuditorsBuildings and GroundsEngineeringFargo City CommissionFinanceHome Page PostsHuman ResourcesInformation ServicesInspectionsPlanningFargo Recieves 2018 Main Street Legendary Heritage Award<p>Governor Doug Burgum announced the recipients of the 2018 Main Street Awards honoring communities</p> 2018-09-18T15:43:48.260ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPlanningThe Mayor's Message<p>A variety of things have been happening in the last two weeks. Jan Eliassen, Director of the</p> 2018-09-11T16:44:04.424ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageInstallation of Local Art on Exterior Panels Begins at Fargo’s New City Hall<p>The installation of 12 panels of visual art, created by local artist Catie Miller, has started on the exterior of the new</p> 2018-09-06T15:11:13.499ZThe City of FargoArts and Culture CommissionHome Page PostsPlanningThe Mayor's Message<p>The Fire Department has received a grant from First Alert through its Fire Safety Community Service</p> 2018-08-28T19:26:31.609ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageMembership & First Meeting Finalized for the City of Fargo’s Special Assessments Taskforce<p>Fargo Mayor Tim Mahoney has appointed the following individuals to the City of Fargo Special Assessment Taskforce.</p> 2018-08-23T13:08:26.880ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsSpecial Assessments TaskforcePublic Meeting to be held on St. Paul Newman Center Project<p>The City of Fargo’s Department of Planning and Development will hold an open house in the City Commission</p> 2018-08-15T23:07:52.558ZThe City of FargoPlanningHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Message<p>There are a variety of things happening this week. The Mayor’s Blue Ribbon Commission</p> 2018-07-31T14:42:03.706ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageEvents Planned to Celebrate Opening of World Garden Commons<p>Non-profit partners and the community near Rabanus Park invite residents to celebrate the end of construction</p> 2018-07-27T22:42:23.225ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPlanningArtTwo Arrested for Eight Early Morning Garage Burglaries<p>This morning at 1:34 a.m. Fargo Police Officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of 36 Ave. S. for a reported burglary in progress. Officers set up a perimeter around the garages, eventually made entry and contact with the hiding suspects without incident.</p> 2018-07-27T14:30:13.330ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageUPS to Establish Twice-Daily Jet Service at Hector International Airport<p>Fargo facility will serve entire region, add 70 permanent jobs to community. UPS announced today it is establishing</p> 2018-07-26T17:02:48.973ZThe City of FargoAirportAirport AuthorityHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Message<p>A variety of different things going on throughout the City. Fargo Cass Public Health will host a news</p> 2018-07-17T13:48:21.226ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo Police Arrest Early Morning Burglar<p>On 07/13/2018 at 4:05 a.m., Fargo Officers were dispatched to Luther Ford, 3302 36 St S, in response to a burglary.</p> 2018-07-13T14:25:30.458ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageArmed Robbery Overnight at Liquor Store<p>On July 11, 2018 at 11:47 p.m., Fargo Officers responded to Royal Liquors, 1606 Main Ave, for a report of an armed robbery.</p> 2018-07-12T15:24:16.315ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageThe Mayor's Message<p>Four firefighters have completed their initial training with the Fire Department and received shift</p> 2018-07-05T18:55:20.027ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFire Department Graduating Four Firefighters<p>On Friday, June 29th at 11:00 a.m. at the Public Safety Building, 4630 15th Ave North in Fargo, the Fargo Fire Department will</p> 2018-06-28T21:42:14.690ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFireFargo Cass Public Health Reminds Residents that Adults Need Immunizations, Too!<p>Immunizations are important for all ages to maintain optimal health. As people age, immune systems becomes less</p> 2018-06-22T23:56:05.100ZThe City of FargoHealthHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Message<p>Last week the Fire Department and Fargo Cass Public Health hosted a “Play Safe Be Safe” program for</p> 2018-06-19T14:31:45.914ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageNew, Creative Bike Racks Debut in Downtown Fargo, With Official Launch Scheduled for June 24<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 PostsPlanningTSA Pre✓® Enrollment Opportunity Coming to Fargo<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 Photography<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 13<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 Message<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 MessageResidents Encouraged to Apply to Serve on Fargo’s Planning & Human Relations Commissions<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 Friday<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 IntersectionSouthWork on 4th Street South Begins on Tuesday After Memorial Day<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 Week<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 Repairs<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 Celebration<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 Message<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 MessageSpring Load Restrictions Lifted<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 14th<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 Monday<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 Message<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 Panels<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 Reconvene<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) Requirements<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<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 Commission<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 Message<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 MessageCity Releases Roster of Candidates for June 12 Primary Election<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 PostsThe Mayor's Message<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 Message<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 Challenge<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 Message<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 Message<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 Issue<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 Opens<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 Tips<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 Consumption<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 America<p> 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 Savings<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 Employees<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 Fargo<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 Challenge<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 Committees<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 Project<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 PostsFargo Police Billing for False Alarms<p>The Fargo Police Department will start billing for excessive alarms from July 1 through December 31, 2017.</p> 2017-09-19T20:11:42.625ZThe City of FargoPolicePolice HomepageMayor Mahoney Releases Statement on the Loss of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind<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 Message<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 Message<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