Features

Jan-Feb 2023

Is The THC Law Here To Stay?

The unexpected legalization of certain hemp-derived (THC) products in Minnesota created many questions for Minnesota cities. No other state has…

Jan-Feb 2023

Public Safety Duty Disabilities Remain a Top League Priority

City officials and public safety leaders, with help from the League of Minnesota Cities, have been working to implement mental…

Jan-Feb 2023

Session 2023: Representing Minnesota Cities at the Capitol

The 93rd Session of the Minnesota Legislature will convene Jan. 3, 2023. The Legislature’s main responsibility in 2023 will be…

Nov-Dec 2022

How to Avoid, Recognize, and Fix a Structural Budget Imbalance

How cities can plan for the future and be prepared to handle the occasional financial surprise.

Nov-Dec 2022

Promoting Resilience With Intention

How cities can foster a culture that is resilient in the face of disruption.

Nov-Dec 2022

Getting Charged Up About Electric Vehicles

One emerging strategy for local governments, businesses, schools, and other entities to meet their clean energy goals is a transition…

Sep-Oct 2022

Ways Your City Benefits From a Water Utility Rate Study

A utility rate study is a financial review of a water utility that projects future revenue and expenses, usually for…

Sep-Oct 2022

A Community Collaboration Honors Displaced Rondo Neighborhood in New Dale Street Bridge

The bridge features honors the legacy of the Rondo Street neighborhood displaced by the I-94 freeway construction more than 60…

Sep-Oct 2022

Get City Services Back Online With a Solid IT Incidence Response Plan

Local governments have become a prime target for hackers since cities provide crucial services that residents often can’t go without.

Sep-Oct 2022

League Recognizes City Leaders

Awards honor individuals who have done outstanding work to improve the quality of their own cities.