Resources

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 12: Public Safety and Emergency Management

Handbook Chapter

Cities may protect public safety through the State Building Code, police, fire and ambulance services, and by preparing for emergencies.

Published Aug 26, 2022.

COVID-19 and Cities: News and Resources

Resources to help cities deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published Jun 27, 2022.

American Rescue Plan Act Final Rule Highlights

Get an overview of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Final Rule and view a video and infographic that provide…

Published Feb 24, 2022.

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021: Information for Cities

Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) by cities regarding the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA).

Published May 10, 2021.

Providing Assistance in Emergencies

Learn about providing and receiving disaster assistance, including applicable statutes, how the LMCIT coverage applies in emergency situations.

Published May 4, 2021.

PTSD and Mental Health Toolkit Portal

PTSD and other mental health conditions are treatable, and in many cases, preventable.

Published Apr 2, 2021.

FFCRA Leave and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Leave and the American Rescue Plan…

Published Apr 2, 2021.

City Participation in the National Flood Insurance Program

Learn how the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) protects cities from some flood damage.

Published Mar 24, 2021.

Vaccination and Testing of City Employees for COVID-19

Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about vaccinating city employees for COVID-19.

Published Dec 21, 2020.

Financial Considerations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Updates and information to assist in your city's financial decision-making process during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published Apr 23, 2020.