Messenger News Briefen-usMon, 24 Oct 2016 19:27:40 EDTMon, 24 Oct 2016 19:27:40 EDT 7th Street closed to through traffic Monday, South Seventh Street will be closed to through traffic at Central Avenue. Central Avenue will be open. The street division will be replacing concrete in the street. Detours will be posted. Please use alternate routes.Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTWater main flushing begins Monday Monday through Nov. 4 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTMental health first aid training available Fort Dodge Community School District is offering parents and community members the training required to become certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid.Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTPart of Avenue B is closed B is closed to all traffic from just south of the boat ramp access to Avenue O. Detours will be posted. Use alternate routes if possible.Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTCity public open house is Thursday city of Fort Dodge will host a public open house from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the city council chambers in the Municipal Building, 819 First Ave. S. The public may provide input on ideas for murals on the grain silo located near Amigos.Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT