Advertising in the LMC Marketplace

  • League member cities may post for sale/free, wanted, and request for proposal (RFP) ads in the Marketplace section of the LMC website at no charge.
  • Ads are posted for two months or until any deadline posted in the ad.
  • Ads are typically updated twice weekly, so please allow 2-4 business days between submission and when you need the article posted. Ads requiring significant edits or retyping may be delayed up to a week.

NOTE: Job listings are not listed in the Marketplace, but in the Careers section of this website. Learn more about posting city job listings.


  • League members: No cost
  • Non-members (including those outside of Minnesota): $11.50/day will be invoiced and billed for each listing (minimum posting requirement of seven days). The League will invoice and bill all non-member ads.

Submission instructions

  • Submit all ads by email to
  • To see how to format your ad, view current ads posted in the Marketplace.
  • Please use complete sentences, with no bullet points or special formatting.
  • Ads should be about 100 words, and include the following:
    • Name of item/RFP
    • City name
    • Brief description (150 word maximum)
    • How to obtain a full copy of the RFP (if applicable)
    • Deadline to submit bid or proposal (if applicable)
    • Contact phone or email
    • How long you would like the ad displayed (default is two months)