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Emergency Guides Now Required for Apartments

The City of Fargo has adopted the 2021 International Fire Code. Landlords are now required to provide tenants with a copy of an emergency guide prior to initial occupancy. (IFC 403.9.2.1) The Fargo Fire Department has created a template for you to use and distribute.

Apartment & Dorm Safety Tips

A common call to which we respond is burned food in an apartment building. Oftentimes it is because the person cooking was not paying attention or fell asleep. Living in a college dorm, fraternity, sorority or apartment building means not only watching out for yourself but also for those who live in the building with you.