Mar-Apr 2021

Features

2020 Mayor for a Day Essay Contest Winners

The Importance of Police Officer Physical Fitness Testing

A Minnesota Vision for Speed Limits

From Science Fiction to Railroad Systems: How Technology Improves Rail Safety

Departments

St. Paul to City Hall

It’s Up to Us: Keep Local Government Strong and Effective

Bits & Briefs

National Library Week, medical decals that help emergency responders, and more

Two-Way Street

How Has Your City Adapted to Virtual Meetings?

Focus on Small Cities

Striking a Balance: Small-City Clerks Create Boundaries Around Work, Personal Lives

Ideas in Action

Shakopee Ordinance Reduces Gift Card Fraud

Legal Ease

Letter of the Law

Can Cities Require Employees to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine?

From the Bench

Court Upholds Local Government Sign Ordinance

Up for Discussion

Ask LMC

Can Firefighters Put Emergency Lights on Their Personal Vehicles?

Message Matters

Study Reveals Tips for Effective COVID-19 Communication