I get asked about sales tax outlook for the city so I took a look at the recent data. It points to a generally good picture with some concerns out there still.
I isolated the ND counties associated with metropolitan areas in the state to investigate positivity there.
I take a look at the local data and the issue of the level of benefits compared to local wages.
A little discussion of shutdowns with a local example thrown in to show that things do get better.
I take a big picture view of the various pieces of information about labor markets in North Dakota and Grand Forks.