The City of West Fargo Fire Department is a private non-profit corporation. Operating funds are generated through yearly contracts with the City of West Fargo and the three Townships that they serve. They also receive donations throughout the year and apply for any grants that are applicable to their operation. They are governed by a board of directors that is made up of members of the department. There are five Board members that serve three year terms. These terms are elected at the annual meeting, which is held the third Tuesday in January of every year. They have alternating terms so that for two consecutive years they will elect two Board members and then the third year they will elect only one Board member.
THE CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS ARE:
Tom Clark -1st Vice President
Nathan Schmid -2nd Vice President
Steve Baron -Treasurer