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Jan-Feb 2022

Promoting Employee Mental Health During COVID-19

It’s important that city leaders create a supportive environment where employees know they can get mental health help if they…

Jan-Feb 2022

Cities Work to Make the Most of Federal ARPA Funds

ARPA is the second federal relief bill enacted since 2020, and it focuses on helping local governments recover from the…

Jan-Feb 2022

How Communities Are Advancing Sustainability and Seeing Results

More communities than ever before are exploring and investing in sustainability projects that advance local goals.

Nov-Dec 2021

Reconcilable Differences: City-Tribal Relations

All over Minnesota, cities and their Native American neighbors are finding ways to work together for the common good.

Nov-Dec 2021

Broadband Access Programs and Opportunities for Families in Need

Cities may want to let their residents know about internet programs for low-income individuals.

Nov-Dec 2021

League Recognizes City Leaders

The C.C. Ludwig and James F. Miller Leadership awards honor individuals who have consistently done outstanding work to improve the…

Sep-Oct 2021

How to Address Complete Streets Design Challenges

Transforming roadways into Complete Streets can be complex. Read about eight common Complete Streets challenges and how to overcome them.

Sep-Oct 2021

The Return of City Festivals

Minnesota cities are once again safely holding their public events.

Sep-Oct 2021

Credit River’s Journey From Township to City

Credit River, one of Minnesota’s largest townships, is now a city.

Sep-Oct 2021

City Broadband Initiatives Work to Fill the Tech Gap

High-speed internet can affect whether Minnesota small cities fail or flourish.