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November 7, 2012
Second phase of Main Avenue reconstruction complete
A special dedication ceremony signifying the end of the second phase of West Fargo's Main Avenue reconstruction on the 1.4 mile long stretch...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Reconstruction project winding down: End in sight for Main Avenue repair
The second leg of Main Avenue reconstruction is nearing completion from 6th St. E. to 45th St.
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Business accesses change on frontage road
According to information released by the Fargo District office of the North Dakota Department of Transportation regarding the West Fargo Main Avenue reconstruction project, traffic was set to be removed Monday from the south frontage road on the west end of the work zone. The frontage...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Caution still key in ongoing construction zone
For those of you traveling along West Fargo's Main Avenue some changes were announced Monday regarding the ongoing reconstruction that may be of interest. According to North Dakota Department of Transportation officials, the current eastbound only one-way frontage road between 17th St....
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Temporary road closure on 17th St E for West Fargo Main Avenue reconstruction project
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) - Fargo District - would like to update the traveling public on the West Fargo Main Avenue reconstruction project. Starting today (Thursday May 31) a section of 17th St. E. in West Fargo will be closed as crews relocate an underground...
May 31, 2012 - 8:10am
May 25, 2012
NEW DETAILS: Worker dies in construction accident at site of Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - A 30-year-old Fargo man died today in a construction accident after a 28-foot steel beam fell on him at the high school addition...
May 25, 2012 - 1:19pm
May 23, 2012
Project focuses on Veterans Boulevard reconstruction
By Karen Huber West Fargo City Commissioners approved unanimously Monday might a Ninth Street and Veterans Boulevard Corridor Study that will include widening portions of the area within the next year-and-a- half as well as improving safety conditions at some of the major inter...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Major intersection closed for reconstruction work
One of West Fargo's major roadways is closed to through traffic so work can proceed on Phase II of the Main Avenue reconstruction project. The Main Avenue and Ninth Street East intersection will be closed to north to south through traffic for approximately three weeks (depending...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Mayor's Musings: Proceed with caution during summer road construction
There is going to be a great deal of road construction in West Fargo this summer, so be careful while driving through these areas. Most of you know by now that work has started on Main Avenue. It is a huge project that will be finished sometime next fall. Signs will be put up directing...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Businesses remain accessible
I had to check it out myself after my morning trip to the post office and after driving the stretch of construction on West Fargo's Main Avenue, the concern for making sure motorists adhere to the speed limit at the posted 25 miles per hour all for safety's sake becomes apparent. Highly...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Insight from WFPD: Road construction means finding alternate routes
With the road construction season upon us, it is easy to become frustrated by being pushed out of our normal course of travel. Road closures, restricted lanes, detours and rough roads tend to try our patience. To save you aggravation, it is always a good idea to develop alternate...
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
Have no fear, 'super bids' are here
By Tyler Shoberg There was only one way to describe the construction bids received for Liberty Middle School: super. "This is great news...those are some super bids," member Karen Nitzkorski said Monday during a meeting of the West Fargo School Board. Indeed, if all goes as...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
School board gives nod for street improvements near Veterans Blvd.
The thoroughfare that is Veterans Boulevard has made traveling over Interstate 94 from north West Fargo to south West Fargo easier, and helped alleviate congestion on neighboring north-south byways. But while the relatively new road appears adequate at efficiently moving traffic...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
West Fargo road closures announced
The City of West Fargo will be closing Sheyenne Street soon, but not before first opening 32nd Avenue East back to traffic. Sheyenne Street is slated to be closed to thru traffic from Interstate 94 to 32nd Ave East, in order to install large-diameter storm sewer force main. This...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Third time the charm?
The numbers are in, and the prognosis is as feared: if things don't change, the West Fargo School District will run out of space sooner rather than later. According to an independent demographer's findings, projected West Fargo growth will add more than 1,800 students to the district...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am