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Mayor of Fargo

Deputy Mayor Tim Mahoney became Acting Mayor of Fargo on Dec. 2, 2014. He will serve as Mayor until a special election is held in the spring of 2015. Dr. Mahoney was first elected to the Fargo City Commission in October 2005 and was re-elected in 2006, 2010 and 2014. In 2006, he was appointed Deputy Mayor by Mayor Dennis Walaker. He feels the most challenging part of his job is making sure voters' voices are heard and planning for their long-term needs and dreams.

Mahoney enjoys meeting residents and learning more about the issues that will affect the City's future. "The citizens of Fargo are wonderful and want to make it a better place to live," Mahoney said.

Professional and educational background
In addition to his job as a Mayor, Dr. Mahoney also works as a general and vascular surgeon at Internal Medical Associates.

Mahoney received his bachelor's degree from the University of Notre Dame and his medical degree from Tufts University. In 2005, he received a master's degree in health care management from Harvard University.

Personal background
The Mayor was born in Devils Lake, North Dakota and has lived in Fargo
since 1980.

He is married to Kathy Mahoney, registered nurse. The couple has four children:
Ryan, Kaileen, Colin and Dylan. "We are a very active family and enjoy all that Fargo offers," Mahoney said.

You can reach Mayor Mahoney by e-mail at tmahoney@cityoffargo.com or by phone at (701) 241-1310.

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Mayor Dr. Tim Mahoney