City News Roomhttps://www.cityoffargo.com/news-events/city-news-roomNews from the City of Fargo, NDen-ushttps://fargond.gov/news-rssThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65d7593bb33421f1d7994769<p>The Finance Department has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its annual comprehensive financial report for fiscal year 2022.</p> 2024-02-22T14:25:25.289ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Fargo Fire Department Releases 2023 Annual Reporthttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65d540afb33421e7d7994763<p>Fargo firefighters responded to 14,518 calls for service last year, including 288 fires</p> 2024-02-21T00:16:54.291ZThe City of FargoFireHome Page PostsThe Fargo Police Department Releases Body Worn Camera Videos from July 14, 2023 Critical Incidenthttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65cf7800b33421208399475c<p>The videos will be made available on Friday, February 16</p> 2024-02-16T19:03:37.047ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPolicePresidents’ Day Holiday Schedule for City Offices, Fargo Cass Public Health, Municipal Court, MATBUS, Fargo Libraries and Garbage & Recycling Collectionshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65ce8d2d540a504c1a6e03dd<p>The regular City Commission meeting will be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20</p> 2024-02-15T22:16:13.297ZThe City of FargoSolid WasteResidential RecyclingResidential GarbageHealthMunicipal CourtLibraryHome Page PostsMATBUSFargo City CommissionLandfillHousehold Hazardous WasteHoliday ScheduleFargo City Commissioner John Strand Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities’ Human Development Federal Advocacy Committee http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65ccd5b3b33421677d994758<p>Strand will provide strategic direction and guidance during one-year elected term</p> 2024-02-14T15:02:13.191ZThe City of FargoCommissioner StrandFargo City CommissionHome Page PostsLeader of Fargo Cass Public Health Announces Her Planned Retirementhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65c6e1704c692985dc04ca46<p>FCPH Director Desi Fleming to depart in July 2024 after 32 years with the public health agency</p> 2024-02-10T02:37:36.327ZThe City of FargoHealthHome Page PostsMayor Issues Proclamation Recognizing Giving Hearts Dayhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65c430e8b3342115c399474c<p>Fargo City Hall glows red in honor of the fundraising event</p> 2024-02-08T15:11:11.769ZThe City of FargoHealthHome Page PostsMayorMayor MahoneyPoliceThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=659dcd114c69295b3504ca1a<p>Fargo Cass Public Health recognizes January as Cervical Cancer Awareness month.</p> 2024-02-07T21:17:01.522ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65c2a4de540a50a7da6e03d1<p>Dakota Medical Foundation’s Giving Hearts Day is Thursday, February 8.</p> 2024-02-06T21:30:06.487ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65afca76b71433699bc59dc3<p>Fargo middle and high school students are invited to create original artwork that could be featured on a local MATBUS</p> 2024-01-24T14:24:05.275ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsLibraryMATBUSMayor's MessageThe Fargo Police Department’s Academy Class VI to Commence on Monday, January 22http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65aaf533b334216c62994729<p>FPD welcomes 14 new recruits to its ranks</p> 2024-01-19T22:18:27.043ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPolice HomepagePoliceFargo Residents Encouraged to Apply to Serve on Civil Service Commissionhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65a7e797b714333ad2c59db5<p>The Civil Service Commission is seeking applicants to fill one public appointment</p> 2024-01-17T14:51:24.592ZThe City of FargoCivil Service CommissionHome Page PostsFargo Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy with Artist Showcase and Human Rights Awards Presentationhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65a000d94c692962c704ca21<p>The awards recognize community members working to extend MLK's legacy and uplift human rights</p> 2024-01-16T12:40:54.011ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsDiversity, Equity & InclusionDiversity, Equity and InclusionHuman Rights CommissionThe City of Fargo Releases “Your Fargo” State of the City Video and Interactive Webpagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=659f2b9c4c692974ea04ca1c<p>Fargo Mayor Dr. Tim Mahoney focused State of the City message on six core values</p> 2024-01-10T23:43:24.471ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor MahoneyMayorThe City of Fargo Reminds Residents to Take Caution with Sump Pump Discharge During Freezing Temperatureshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6595cd45b33421f39d99471e<p>Sump bypass program allows residents to discharge into sanitary sewer October 1 through March 31</p> 2024-01-03T21:22:19.143ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsWastewaterWater Reclamation FacilityElm Street North to Reopen to Traffichttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65943b7cb714338911c59dae<p>The roadway will reopen between 13th Avenue North and 15th Avenue North</p> 2024-01-02T16:36:50.428ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPublic WorksRoad ClosuresThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=658c790eb71433eb80c59da5<p>All of us at Team Fargo wish you and your loved ones a safe and happy holiday season.</p> 2023-12-27T19:21:21.386ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65786c45b3342149cd994701<p>The Fargo Police Department’s Traffic Safety Unit will be back patrolling the streets this fall.</p> 2023-12-12T14:21:28.255ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageMayoral Statement - Mahoney Addresses The Forum’s Recent Article Regarding Governmental Communications Teamshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6573a1aa4c69292b7104c9fc<p>When the work of these dedicated professionals is questioned by the local newspaper, it is my duty as mayor to explain the challenging work they are accomplishing</p> 2023-12-08T23:09:21.938ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayorMayor MahoneyVoters Reject FARGODOME Remodel and Conference Center Additionhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65700181b33421ef019946fa<p>Unofficial results show “yes” votes did not meet the required 60% threshold</p> 2023-12-06T05:07:13.564ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsElections/VotingAuditorsFARGODOMEFargo City CommissionThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=656652ee3a1b58ebcf0936d3<p>December 1st is the 35th commemoration of World AIDS Day and pays tribute to those lost to HIV and AIDS</p> 2023-11-28T20:51:58.276ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo’s Drinking Water Named Best Tasting in North Dakota Two Years Straight http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65578a323a1b5818040936cc<p>The City of Fargo is now eligible for the national drinking water competition</p> 2023-11-17T15:43:46.175ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsWater TreatmentThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65541b14743af0c34382c600<p>November is National Model Railroad Month and the Red River Model Railroad Club will be at the Main Library</p> 2023-11-15T01:12:52.095ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsBadges of Unity Expands to Support Fargo Police Department Personnelhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6544eecd7ca787684c3f7b7d<p>Online store created in honor of FPD Officer Jake Wallin</p> 2023-11-03T18:56:45.041ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPoliceSeasonal Parking Restrictions Begin Wednesday, November 1http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=654263518172ec80626a4f0e<p>Restrictions will allow crews to remove snow and perform critical street maintenance</p> 2023-11-01T14:40:17.841ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPoliceParkingThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65401d638172ecfd366a4f0b<p>Job Service of North Dakota is offering onsite, walk-in services at the Carlson Library on November 7 from 2 to 4 p.m.</p> 2023-10-31T17:08:07.040ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo Approves 2024 Budgethttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=652f31457ca78781b23f7b71<p>Residents are encouraged to utilize available programs to assist with paying property taxes</p> 2023-10-18T01:16:05.449ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=652db4c38172ec5d336a4f00<p>The National Academy of Construction selected the US Army Corps of Engineers Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Area Flood Risk Management Project</p> 2023-10-17T16:17:24.584ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo Fire Department and West Fargo Fire Department Begin New Class of Joint Training Academyhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=652dce2d8172ec2d3c6a4f02<p>Five recruits will participate in 16-week collaborative academy</p> 2023-10-16T23:58:37.240ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFireThe City of Fargo’s Downtown Tree Farm Enhancing Urban Canopyhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=65259e940a22a93e28a57153<p>About 30 trees will be relocated starting at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 11</p> 2023-10-10T19:14:13.705ZThe City of FargoForestryHome Page PostsPublic WorksThe Fargo Fire Department Encourages Citizens to Participate in Fire Prevention Weekhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=651ed0cb0a22a9bec5a5714a<p>Watch what you heat: Cooking is the leading cause of home fires</p> 2023-10-05T15:05:47.121ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFireThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=651b54288172ec11ea6a4eee<p>October is recognized each year as Breast Cancer Awareness Month</p> 2023-10-03T23:50:07.547ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6508afe57ca787f8b73f7b45<p>September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month is a time to raise awareness about suicide as a serious public health problem</p> 2023-09-19T23:55:09.157ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageResidents Encouraged to Apply to Serve on Fargo’s Native American Commissionhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64f0d85375bd32433e786b9b<p>Applications will be reviewed starting September 18</p> 2023-08-31T18:16:38.201ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsNative American CommissionFargo Releases 2024 Preliminary Budget Bookhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64ed4a3f75bd329d0f786b96<p>There will be a public hearing on September 18, 2023, at 5:15 p.m.</p> 2023-08-29T01:30:39.969ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64e6c0cc451d4e2a6cb71024<p>August is National Immunization Awareness Month</p> 2023-08-24T02:30:36.262ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsReconstruction of 52nd Avenue South Bridge over Sheyenne River begins Monday, August 21http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64de957275bd32c452786b8b<p>Closure is for rebuilding the 52nd Avenue South Bridge at Sheyenne Street</p> 2023-08-17T21:48:59.504ZThe City of Fargo52nd Ave S Construction (Sheyenne St to 63rd St)EngineeringFargoStreetsHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64d40740777c1baef9616b86<p>August is National Breastfeeding Month, a time dedicated to highlighting the importance of breastfeeding and making note of available resources in the community</p> 2023-08-09T21:38:08.297ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64c0ad26777c1ba47e616b79<p>Mayor Mahoney gave an update on the Fargo police officers and the civilian injured in the July 14 incident</p> 2023-07-26T05:20:38.374ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageA Message from The FPD on The Leadership Care Fundhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64b56980777c1bd256616b6b<p>Fund will support the Wallin, Dotas and Hawes Families</p> 2023-07-17T16:54:52.210ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Fargo Police Department Releases Names of Those Involved in July 14 Critical Incidenthttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64b2fe569b4a0e14f4dbafd8<p>As standard protocol, the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are conducting the investigations</p> 2023-07-17T16:17:32.115ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64ac89bbde06ca2b2a8f21b3<p>At the Fargo Public Library, Beginner Yoga sessions for adults are Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Carlson Library</p> 2023-07-12T15:17:41.202ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=649b30a9777c1b9c46616b5b<p>CredibleMind, a free online platform focusing on mental health and wellness, is available to the community on the Fargo Cass Public Health website</p> 2023-06-27T18:55:37.668ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64879ce8de06ca46d98f2191<p>At the Fargo Public Library, weekly Summer Storytime sessions for children ages 2 to 6 are happening</p> 2023-06-14T21:35:41.316ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64778e9ce1259088971406da<p>The annual Summer Reading Challenge starts June 5 and runs through August 26</p> 2023-06-01T02:25:44.844ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6462bd3de1259027651406cd<p>The stretch of NP Avenue from 10th Street to 8th Street has been bid and awarded; road contractors will begin their work in early June.</p> 2023-05-16T23:06:21.646ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=64503bf04b434c43008139f7<p>May 7 through May 13 is Public Service Recognition Week</p> 2023-05-02T17:43:00.991ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=643dcee7e5539d7764450ee2<p>Construction work continues on the Riverhouse Apartments located a block north of Fargo City Hall</p> 2023-04-17T22:57:43.897ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=642b5d497964ec6ed59b0aec<p>This is Adolescent Immunization Action Week, a great time to make sure teens are up-to-date on important immunizations</p> 2023-04-05T00:59:25.027ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=641909da7964ec78239b0ad5<p>With The City of Fargo being recently named a “Great Place to Work” by</p> 2023-03-22T00:03:49.066ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe City of Fargo and Gate City Bank Announce $2 Million Investment in Neighborhood Revitalization Initiativehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6419d5d4e5539d2887450eba<p>Low-interest loans for qualifying home improvements are available now through October 31</p> 2023-03-21T16:05:40.193ZThe City of FargoPlanningHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6406f3c37643f86b041e7608<p>The emerald ash borer has been confirmed in Moorhead.</p> 2023-03-07T16:42:54.176ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageEmerald Ash Borer Confirmed Found in Moorhead City Limitshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=640254147964ecfa039b0ab8<p>Fargo residents asked to take action to help slow the spread of this invasive pest</p> 2023-03-03T20:14:54.757ZThe City of FargoForestryHome Page PostsThe City of Fargo Provides Historical Perspective on Efforts Related to Property Located at 1142 11th Street Northhttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63fe97707643f82dda1e75f2<p>Nearly 40 years of ongoing City efforts are summarized</p> 2023-03-01T00:08:16.014ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63f55abb3fda3b54ffb841f9<p>At the Fargo Public Library, Assistive technology equipment is available for</p> 2023-02-27T00:33:38.388ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63e17f0c7913da69f7da7e39<p>Job Service ND staff will visit the Carlson Library on February 7 and the</p> 2023-02-08T00:38:33.259ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageFargo City Commissioner John Strand Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities’ Human Development Federal Advocacy Committeehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63e13c4fe5539d62ff450e68<p>Strand will provide strategic direction and guidance during one-year elected term</p> 2023-02-06T17:45:56.741ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's State of the City 2023http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63c616d53fda3bb861b841d1<p>Our Story - The City of Fargo + The Fargo Community</p> 2023-01-19T23:57:39.746ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63bc8a36f4259afded544ffc<p>January is Cervical Health Awareness month. Each year,</p> 2023-01-16T22:29:33.545ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe City of Fargo Shares Fargo Police Department Stay Interview Results and Recommendationshttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63a3a9b7a241ecb0925dda18<p>Fargo’s Human Resources Team intends to launch stay interviews in all City departments, with the FPD being the first work group to utilize process</p> 2023-01-09T15:47:35.505ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMATBUS Hours of Service Extending Beginning Monday, January 9, 2023http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63bb57a5a241ec71125dda2b<p>All services routes will extend end times to 10:15 p.m.</p> 2023-01-08T23:54:13.511ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMATBUSThe City of Fargo’s Inspections Department Moves Forward with Demolition of Dangerous Buildinghttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63b5b79fa241ec05e05dda29<p>Multiple issues related to extensive water damage, foundation and structural stability, wiring and overall cleanliness and habitability determined the home to be unsafe</p> 2023-01-04T17:30:07.307ZThe City of FargoPoliceHome Page PostsInspectionsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63ac6649a241ecb91a5dda21<p>The online Winter Reading Challenge for readers of all ages runs through February 26. Readers</p> 2022-12-28T15:52:41.731ZThe City of FargoMayor's MessageHome Page PostsThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63990fc5a241ec82c15dda07<p>Recruits from the Fargo Fire Department and West Fargo Fire Department graduated from</p> 2022-12-13T23:50:29.230ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=638542bdd6140251258100c0<p>World AIDS Day is December 1 and is an opportunity for people</p> 2022-11-30T00:06:25.680ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Fargo Police Department Releases 2021-2022 Mid-Year Reporthttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=637d27b66fdb86790a1914b8<p>The current report and previous years are available online</p> 2022-11-22T21:18:21.492ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsPolicePolice HomepageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6372ed035f58c7a32bc817ae<p>The apartment vacancy rate in Fargo declined to 3.1 percent as of June 1. This is a very low vacancy rate</p> 2022-11-16T20:43:26.458ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=636035875f58c7c659c8179a<p>COVID-19 boosters and flu shots are available at a variety of locations throughout the community</p> 2022-11-01T23:51:37.969ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageSeasonal Parking Restrictions Begin Tuesday, November 1http://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=63615b3f77e6026873d86638<p>Restrictions will allow crews to remove snow and perform critical street maintenance</p> 2022-11-01T17:49:22.545ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsFargoStreetsParkingPolicePolice HomepageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=634dd9af7da4276ccd6a44c7<p>Fargo Cass Public Health Director Desi Fleming received the 2022 Friend of</p> 2022-10-18T15:37:55.256ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=633b6f84dd619ad82c000a76<p>At the Fargo Public Library, North Dakota Job Service staff</p> 2022-10-04T20:07:50.900ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=6328de5e93a9f9736ebce326<p>September is Library Card Sign-Up Month and to celebrate, the Fargo Public Library</p> 2022-09-22T21:27:12.240ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's MessageThe Mayor's Messagehttp://fargond.gov/news-events/city-news-room/post-detail?id=62f1abd5f8d23fcda5582060<p>From Fargo Cass Public Health, August is National Immunization Awareness</p> 2022-09-09T16:38:16.609ZThe City of FargoHome Page PostsMayor's Message