There are some interesting aspects to the sales tax collections between Fargo and Grand Forks. Not many answers in this post, but some observations and questions.
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.
North Dakota is thinking about recovery and that is great. Here is where some parts of the economy are right now to help understand how far we need to recover.
The data are not really in yet but there are going to be ongoing issues in the retail sector for Grand Forks, and North Dakota
Back to forecasting and blogging and the forecast numbers are coming in low and highly volatile.