Charles Grotte named new Otter Tail County Highway Engineer
Zeke Fuhrman | May 1, 2018 AT 2:16 pm
OTTER TAIL COUNTY (KBRF) - Otter Tail County has a new highway engineer. Charles Grotte, who has been with the department for 17 years as Assistant County Engineer. He begins his new position today.
Grotte is a Fergus Falls native. He graduated from the University of North Dakota with a Civil Engineering degree in 1980. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 15 years and began working for Otter Tail County in 2001.
The County Engineer position was previously held by Rick West for 27 years. West is currently the Public Works Division Director. West will guide the long range strategic planning for the county.