May-Jun 2020


Leadership Alignment During a Crisis

The Benefits of Open City Data

Using Open Data to Track the Coronavirus

ESG Principles for City Finance: Doing Well by Doing Good

Factor Railroads Into Your City’s Development Planning


St. Paul to City Hall

Lessons Learned (So Far) From Pandemic Management

Bits & Briefs

Creative Ways That Cities Have Responded to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Two-Way Street

Has a Previous Emergency Informed Your Response to COVID-19?

Focus on Small Cities

Creating a Town Team for Economic Development

Ideas in Action

Shoreview Program Helps Residents Conserve Water

Legal Ease

Letter of the Law

Law Enforcement Use of Drones: Do You Have Your Warrant?

From the Bench

MN Supreme Court Upholds City’s Rejection of Citizen Petition

Up for Discussion


Can the City Quarantine an Employee Exposed to COVID-19?

Message Matters

Tips for Promoting Civility and Clear Communication During the Pandemic