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During this webinar recorded on Feb. 1, 2022, League staff reviewed the basics of municipal planning and zoning, the nature of land use decision-making, the purpose and elements of common zoning tools and techniques, and also explored the process for creating records of decisions that will withstand judicial review.

Additional Resources

View the Planning and Zoning 101 information memo

View the Zoning Decisions information memo


Jed Burkett, Land Use Attorney, League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust


Kyle Hartnett, Assistant Research Manager/Staff Attorney, League of Minnesota Cities