Features

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.

Jul-Aug 2022

Peer Support Programs: First Aid for Public Safety Mental Health

Peer support counselors are trained volunteers who can respond quickly when co-workers need someone to talk to.

Jul-Aug 2022

What a Ride! My Year as LMC President

League president D. Love reflects on his term.

Jul-Aug 2022

The League Thanks Outgoing Board Members

The League thanks outgoing board members.

Jul-Aug 2022

Leveraging 3D Technology for Improved Community Infrastructure

Designers today use tools such as Revit computer software and 3D CAD (computer-aided design) for 3D modeling of design components…

Jul-Aug 2022

Constitutional Law: Make Sure Your City’s Regulations Don’t Bark Up the Wrong Tree

A recent court decision in Michigan provides insight on the constitutional limits of all local tree regulations.

Jul-Aug 2022

Wiersum: An Optimistic Leader for All Cities

Brad Wiersum is leaving the LMC Board and intends to continue with public service beyond his own hometown, where he…