How does the West Fargo Fire Department operate?

The West Fargo Fire Department operates as a municipal fire department, the Chief of the Department is appointed by the West Fargo City Commission and reports to the City Administrator. The department is funded through a tax levy included in the annual city budget.  Within the department, five divisions operate to keep the department ready as an "all hazards" department; Administration, Community Risk Reduction, Operations, Professional Standards, and Emergency Management.  The department has an authorized strength of 67 employees, 22 full time and 45 part time. 

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1. How does the West Fargo Fire Department operate?
2. What services does the West Fargo Fire Department provide?
3. Can I tour the West Fargo Fire Department?
4. How many smoke detectors do you need in your home?
5. How long does a smoke detector last?
6. Should I buy a carbon monoxide detector?
7. Where do you place a carbon monoxide (CO) detector?
8. Can I smell carbon monoxide and can it hurt me?
9. Are burn/fire pits allowed in West Fargo city limits?
10. Can I light off fireworks in town?
11. Where can I light off fireworks?
12. What can I do if my neighbor is lighting off fireworks?