May-Jun 2024


Finding Greater Purpose in Community Leadership

Shaping the Future of AI in Your City

Mingling HSA and VEBA to Maximize Tax Benefits and Keep Health Insurance Costs Lower

What Is Driving the Demand for Bike and Pedestrian Park Space?


Director’s Message

Minnesota’s Early Connection and Continued Collaboration With NLC

Bits & Briefs

Updated PTSD Toolkit provides resources for public safety officers and staff, Grand Rapids kicks off new city government academy, and more

Two-Way Street

Does Your City Grow a Summer Community Garden?

Focus on Small Cities

Lonsdale’s New Skate Park Exceeds Expectations in Its First Year

Ideas in Action

Bloomington Program Recycles Bulk Items, Increases City Savings

Legal Ease

Letter of the Law

Counting the Votes on Council Actions

From the Bench

Supreme Court Redefines Liability Test for Social Media Postings

Up for Discussion


What Should Cities Know About the State’s Lawns to Legumes Program?

Message Matters

There’s a Time and Place for Effective Storytelling

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