Training & Conferences

Highlights of this Section

Free Webinar: Drones in the City—How to Fly within the Law

Dec. 13—11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Drones, or unmanned aerial systems (UAS) are becoming a more common sight in Minnesota cities, and they have the potential to be valuable tools in a variety of tasks. But this leads cities to ask: How can we legally and safely use drones?

Recorded Webinar: Local Property Taxes 2.0 for City Government Reporters

Watch this recorded webinar to find out about the role of property tax as a revenue source, trends in rates over the last 15 years, current legislative policies affecting those rates, and more!

LMC Webinars

The League frequently offers webinars on timely issues affecting cities. Recent webinars have been presented on:
—Partnering for Successful Downtown Street Reconstruction
—How to Handle Data and Public Input Under the New Police-Worn Body Cameras Law
—Expectations for the 2016 Legislative Session
—Developing Long-Term Strategies to Control Employer Health Care Costs
—Gov. Dayton's Buffer Initiative and Minnesota Cities
—Planning State Transportation Systems
—What to Think About When Considering Police Body Cameras
—Keeping Electronic City Data Secure
—MN Medical Cannabis Program
—Introduction & Legislative Update
—Avoiding Public Sector #SocialMediaMissteps
—Road Map to Successful Implementation of PERA GASB 68
—Five Important Controls to Mitigate Employee Fraud
—Performance Evaluation in the Post-Schwanke Era

City Learning Point—professional online training for Minnesota cities

This online training program provides city officials and staff with professional development opportunities created specifically
for them. Sign up now for the new Respectful Workplace course, and check out the Human Resources Basics for Managers Series and the first course in the Land Use Series.