West Fargo Parks

Everything you need to know about us!

OUR MISSION

The West Fargo Park District’s Mission is to provide opportunities for its citizens to enjoy their leisure time in our public programs, facilities, and parks that:
• Contribute to the physical, mental, and social development of our citizens
• Contribute to the quality of community life
• Meet citizens needs and interests through quality services at a reasonable price

Staff

Barb Erbstoesser

Barb Erbstoesser

Executive Director

Jamie Olson

Jamie Olson

Facility Manager

Justin Germundson

Justin Germundson

Business Manger

Lance Belisle

Lance Belisle

Recreation Manager

Bob Potter

Bob Potter

Park Operations Manager

Katie Ettish

Katie Ettish

Events & Communications Specialist

Micah Fraase

Micah Fraase

Park Foreman

Isaac Schaller

Isaac Schaller

Concessions and Rental Coordinator

Diane Fritz

Diane Fritz

Customer Service Representative

Allison Hauschild

Allison Hauschild

Recreation Specialist

Matthew Johnson

Matthew Johnson

Recreation Specialist

Park Board

Park Board Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30pm at West Fargo City Hall.

Sharon Odegaard – President

Todd Rheault – Vice President

Jeff McCracken – Commissioner

Ken Zetocha – Commissioner

Kathy Scully – Commissioner

Park Board Meeting Agenda
Item Request Form

To place a proposed item on the West Fargo Park Board agenda and appear before the Board, the following form must be completed and submitted to the West Fargo Park District administrative office by Wednesday (10:00 a.m.) one week prior to the Park Board meeting. Download the Park Board Agenda Item Request Form.

Request Form

Agendas & Minutes

Park Board Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at the Rustad Recreation Center, 601 26th Avenue East, West Fargo, ND.

Past Years

Please contact us if you would like to see Agendas/Minutes for past years.

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Matching Funds

West Faro Park District 2016 Matching Funds Available

The West Fargo Park District is pleased to announce the availability of the “Matching Funds” program again for 2016 with $20,000 available for the 50/50 matching funds program. The initial application deadline is set for February 29, 2016. After this date, applications will be reviewed and submitted with recommendation to the West Fargo Park Board for final approval and award March 9, 2016.

To be eligible, all submitted requests for funds must involve projects which are on West Fargo Park District property. All projects considered must be accessible to public use. Requests for annual program operation funding is not eligible. To apply contact the West Fargo Park District at 701-433-5360 or access a form at www.wfparks.org. If you have any questions please contact Barb Erbstoesser at the West Fargo Park District.

Matching Funds Form

Audits

Ordinances

Any person who violates or fails to comply with any provisions of these ordinances shall be subject to a fine not to exceed $500.

Ordinance 1

Glass Containers – Prohibition – It is unlawful to bring or carry glass containers on to any park property.

Alcoholic Beverages – Prohibition – No person shall bring alcoholic beverages into or use alcoholic beverages on property of WFPD without a permit. Permits for alcoholic beverages may be obtained for a fee from the WF Park District Office. Group or Keg Permit: $35 or Basic Alcohol Permit: $35

Special Event Liquor License – Any sale of alcohol within the City of West Fargo requires a Special Event Liquor License. Please contact City Hall at 701-433-5300 for additional information.

Call: 701.433.5300

Ordinance 366

Collection of Animal Solid Waste on Public Property – Every person having custody or control of a dog or cat shall be equipped to, and collect said animal’s solid waste when eliminated on property owned by the city of West Fargo, the Park District and the School District. Any person who wishes to make a complaint regarding violations of this section must appear before the Judge of the Municipal Court and sign a complaint.

Ordinance 609

Nuisances on Park Property – No owner, occupant, or user of property abutting Park District property of the West Fargo Park District shall cause or allow water from down spout, sump pump or similar device to be directly or indirectly deposited on Park District property. No person shall deposit snow, earth, construction material, or other substance on Park District property.

Get Involved

Sponsor Our Activities and Events

You can add to the quality of life of West Fargo residents and beyond by sponsoring our activities and events. Sponsorship levels include advertising in our Activities Guides that are mailed to all West Fargo residents bi-annually, advertising on our website and sponsoring specific events

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Volunteer Opportunities

We love our volunteers! See how you can help on our Employment and Volunteer Opportunities page.

Go To Volunteer Page

Coaching Opportunities

Make a difference in the lives of several youngsters by volunteering to coach our Flag Football and Youth Basketball Leagues!

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Planting a Tree

If you are interested in planting a tree in memory or honor of someone special, contact the Park District at 701-433-5360.

Call: 701.433.5360 Get Tree Planting PDF