COVID-19 Response

The City of Grand Forks is actively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.  For up to date info from the City regarding COVID-19 visit our COVID-19 City Updates page.  For those looking for assistance in this difficult time visit our COVID-19 Resources page.  City offices are closed to the public but open for business.  Find out more at our Virtual City Hall.

Our Judges and Staff

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The Municipal Judge shall be a resident of the City of Grand Forks and an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of North Dakota. The Municipal Judge is elected for a four-year term. The City of Grand Forks also has two Alternate Municipal Judges as recommended by the court and appointed by the City Council.

Municipal Court Judge: Alvin O. Boucher

Alternate Municipal Court Judge: Patricia Hodny

The clerk of court is responsible for the administration of the Municipal Court records and supervises court staff.

Clerk of Court: Terri Newman - click here for contact information

The staff consists of two Administrative Specialists who provide information to the public in all cases filed in Municipal Court.