Lean Budgets And Few Options

It’s budget season for municipalities and the City of Grand Forks published their FY 2018 Budget this past week.  Dana Sande joined us to discuss the good and the bad of what is a challenging budget due to contracting revenues and infrastructure bills that are piling up.  The President of the Grand Forks City Council…
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NORTH KOREA UPDATE: Grant Newsham

Is it folly to expect China to intervene in North Korea? What do real “sanctions” look like?  We’ll talk about all of this with Grant Newsham, Col USMC (ret), a former intel officer and Pacific Rim expert.  WARNING:  Grant is not optimistic about the role China will play or that North Korea will cease and desist.

IF NO SALES TAX INCREASE… WHAT THEN? Todd Feland

Todd Feland is the City Administrator of Grand Forks, he joined us to discuss and footnote key elements of Mayor Mike Brown’s Sales Tax increase proposal which was unveiled Monday night. Todd walks us through the plan for infrastructure, to include 42nd St and 47th Ave South, the Plan for Reserves, the plan for existing…
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