Training & Conferences

Highlights of This Section

2017 Safety & Loss Control Workshops

Practical training is just ahead! Join city colleagues from your area of the state this spring and hear from experts about how to be safe on the job. Leave with tips and tricks for managing risks and common safety challenges.

Newly Elected Officials: 2017 Leadership Conference

Congratulations on your new city leadership position! We encourage you to attend this comprehensive two-day training so you can get your term off to a strong start. We'll be in three locations across Minnesota during January and February.

Experienced Officials: 2017 Leadership Conference

What can cities do to increase success for all residents in our communities? Gather with your municipal colleagues from around Minnesota to talk about how we can reform local government policies to positively impact communities of color.

2017 Legislative Conference for Cities

Join your city colleagues in St. Paul this March as you get up to date on how the League's legislative priorities are fairing at the Capitol. Plus, get tips on how to advocate, tour the renovated Capitol building, and more!

Recorded Webinar: Legislative Forecast for 2017

Learn about the League's 2017 legislative priorities, changes to committees and legislative leadership, and more as the League's intergovernmental relations (IGR) team highlights what you can expect during the 2017 Legislative Session. Plus, find out how city officials can affect the debate on key issues.

LMC Webinars

The League frequently offers webinars on timely issues affecting cities. Recent webinars have been presented on:
—Local Property Taxes 2.0 for City Government Reporters
—Partnering for Successful Downtown Street Reconstruction
—How to Handle Data and Public Input Under the New Police-Worn Body Cameras Law
—Developing Long-Term Strategies to Control Employer Health Care Costs
—Gov. Dayton's Buffer Initiative and Minnesota Cities

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.