Entries by Mike Williams

Fargo’s ‘green city’ efforts save energy and money

The city of Fargo and its partners in conservation have been working hard for years to increase efficiencies and curb energy use. Their comprehensive efforts were recently recognized when they won the $5 million Georgetown University Energy Prize, a two-year competition between 50 semifinalist cities throughout the nation. Over the two years, the city and […]

Working together, Fargo can accomplish great things

Mike Williams came to fight City Hall, but joined it instead FARGO — Walking up the stairs of the downtown library, Mike Williams said residents have visited the building more than 500,000 times a year. That’s more than visit the Fargodome, he pointed out. As a citizen activist, Williams had led petitions to limit the […]

Former Fargo City Commissioner Announces Run for 2018

Former Fargo City Commissioner Mike Williams is missing his old job. He announced this morning on KFGO that he will run again for a seat on the commission in 2018. Williams served three consecutive four-year terms on the board and left at the end of June 2016 due to term limits. But the city allows […]

Former Fargo City Commissioner Mike Williams to run again

Mike Williams says he will run again for Fargo City Commission. Williams served three consecutive terms on the commission, the maximum allowed by city term limits before leaving the board this past June. The 61-year old Williams calls himself a citizens advocate and says he’s eager to return. He made his announcement on KFGO’s News […]

Mike Williams came to fight City Hall, but joined it instead

FARGO — Walking up the stairs of the downtown library, Mike Williams said residents have visited the building more than 500,000 times a year. That’s more than visit the Fargodome, he pointed out. As a citizen activist, Williams had led petitions to limit the taxing authority of local governments. But as a freshman city commissioner, […]