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Media Relations

Media Relations

The Department of Communications and Governmental Affairs supports the Mayor, City Commissioners, City Administration and City departments with media relations. The City of Fargo is committed to providing accurate information to the media in a timely manner. Every effort is made to meet media deadlines.

The City's Director of Communications and Governmental Affairs, Gregg Schildberger, will assist members of the media who need assistance in determining the appropriate contact person(s) for the story they are covering. You can reach Gregg at 701.476.6671 or via email.

The City of Fargo routinely releases information to the press and the public via official City press releases. An archive of the City's news stories is available in the City News Room.

Are you a member of the media and want to receive City news releases?

Please send your contact information to the Department of Communications and Governmental Affairs via email to be added to the City of Fargo's media contacts distribution list.

Contacting city staff members

Reporters who already know the names, phone numbers and/or email addresses of the staff members they wish to interview may contact those individuals directly. A contact form allowing communication with each department in the organization is also available.


If you are seeking a Fargo photograph for a specific story, please contact the Director of Communications & Governmental Affairs for more details.