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Jul-Aug 2020

Ending Systemic Racism: What’s the City’s Role?

Minnesota Cities talked to National League of Cities CEO Clarence Anthony and League of Minnesota Cities President Brad Wiersum, mayor…

Jul-Aug 2020

Cities Take Quick Action in Response to COVID-19

City officials said they all had to adapt in the face of COVID-19 to keep their cities running while protecting…

Jul-Aug 2020

The League Thanks Outgoing Board Members

The following members of the League of Minnesota Cities (LMC) Board of Directors completed their Board terms in June. The…

May-Jun 2020

Using Open Data to Track the Coronavirus

The world’s attention is on track­ing COVID-19. One of the best ways to follow its progression is with open data.

May-Jun 2020

Factor Railroads Into Your City’s Development Planning

Communities need to prioritize zoning that allows industries to grow while retaining railroad access.

May-Jun 2020

The Benefits of Open City Data

“Open data” websites can help cities increase efficiency while making important information easily accessible to residents.

May-Jun 2020

ESG Principles for City Finance: Doing Well by Doing Good

There are now viable financing strategies to support Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) policy initiatives.

May-Jun 2020

Leadership Alignment During A Crisis

How your leadership team can pursue strategic outcomes instead of just reacting to circumstances.

Mar-Apr 2020

Smart Fleet Management: An Important Priority For All Cities

Management and maintenance of a city's vehicle fleet and a new toolkit to help cities implement best practices.

Mar-Apr 2020

Reimagining Public Buildings

The League — like many cities — has adopted plans to make its building more user-friendly for the people it…