Sep-Oct 2023


League Recognizes City Leaders

City Leaders Serve Existing Residents and Attract New Ones Through Inclusive Actions

Minnesota’s Municipal Airports: Assets for Economic Growth

The 2023 Tax Bill and Tax Increment Financing: What Minnesota Cities Need to Know


Director’s Message

An Ode to Local Leaders and All the Work That You Do

Bits & Briefs

City of Maple Grove brings awareness to domestic violence, LMC Human Resources Director Laura Kushner enters retirement, and more

Two-Way Street

What Strategies Has Your City Used to Recruit and Retain Police Officers?

Focus on Small Cities

Spring Grove Advances 2023 Plan With Help From Rural Design Cohort Program

Ideas in Action

Harnessing Roseville Residents’ Zest for Sustainability Pays Off

Legal Ease

Letter of the Law

How Minnesota’s Data Practices Law Relates to Cybersecurity

From the Bench

U.S. Supreme Court Holds County Violated Takings Clause

Up for Discussion


Can the City Give Gift Cards as a Thank You or Incentive?

Message Matters

Choosing Effective Visuals

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