Grand Forks City Staff Log Over $1.4M In Overtime Pay Last Year

(Grand Forks, ND)  --  Grand Forks City staff overtime costs are at a five-year high.  Officials say city workers clocked over one-point-four-million dollars in overtime in 2020.  The figure is about 200-thousand dollars higher that previous overtime totals.  Health department overtime was unusual, but other Grand Forks city departments routinely run hundreds of thousands of dollars in overtime each year.