Ask LMC

Sep-Oct 2022

How Can Employees Past Age 65 Avoid the Medicare/HSA Glitch?

LMC staff answer questions about HSA contributions, ADA compliance, and more.

Jul-Aug 2022

How Can We Prevent Cyberattacks on Our City’s IT Systems?

LMC staff answer questions about cyberattacks, cost-of-living salary increases, property lines, and more.

May-Jun 2022

Are Employees Covered by Workers’ Comp When Working at Home?

LMC staff answer questions about ergonomics, data practices, and safety training.

Mar-Apr 2022

Can Cities Recoup Charges From Properties in Foreclosure?

LMC staff answer questions about foreclosure, incentive pay, and daily attire for public works staff.

Jan-Feb 2022

Is the City Liable If Its Snowplow Damages a Mailbox?

LMC staff answer questions about city liability, Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, and city survey data.

Nov-Dec 2021

Can the City Hire a Firefighter With a Felony Conviction?

LMC staff answer questions about firefighter hiring, long COVID, and city insurance claim coverage.

Sep-Oct 2021

What Are Key Considerations for New Union Contracts?

LMC staff answer questions about union contracts, gambling ordinance, and employer liability insurance.

Jul-Aug 2021

Can Police Interns Regulate Traffic?

LMC staff answer questions about police interns, running for city council, and more.

May-Jun 2021

Can Cities Prohibit Campaign Signs and Flags?

LMC staff answer questions about city authority to prohibit campaign signs, employment law posters, and more.

Mar-Apr 2021

Can Firefighters Put Emergency Lights on Their Personal Vehicles?

LMC staff answer questions about volunteer firefighters, mental health checkup programs, and city council pay increases.