Minnesota Cities Magazine
JUL-AUG 2015


As I See It: Farewell and Thank You

Jim Miller has been the executive director of the League of Minnesota Cities since 1993. He is retiring on July 31.

Bits & Briefs

Dispute resolution, an energized community, geospatial data, and more.

Two-Way Street: How Does Your City Cultivate the Arts?

Staff from Arlington and New York Mills discuss how they bring arts programming to residents.

Ideas in Action: City of Edina—There’s an App for That!

A mobile app developed by the City of Edina is changing the way the city and residents communicate about services.

Legal Ease

From the Bench: A Case of Age Discrimination?

Summaries of recent court cases that may affect Minnesota cities.

Letter of the Law: Body-Worn Cameras and the Data Practices Act

Just like any other photos, these digital images are subject to the MGDPA.

Up for Discussion

Let's Talk: Avoiding Trouble with Municipal Bonds

A discussion with Brian Reilly, senior financial advisor with Ehlers & Associates, Inc.

Sidebar: Municipal Bonds 101

Brian Reilly, Senior Financial Advisor with Ehlers & Associates, Inc., explains the basics of municipal bonds.

Ask LMC: Pet License Data—Is That Public Information?

LMC staff answer questions about requests for pet license data, leave for anxiety, and insurance for daredevil stunts.