IRS Audits of City Payroll

Information Memo

Prepare for a potential IRS audit or compliance check by learning about common problematic issues for cities.

Published May 15, 2023.

Newspaper Publication

Information Memo

Find out requirements for publishing meeting and election notices, city financial reports, ordinances, advertisements for bids and more.

Published May 10, 2023.

COVID-19 and Cities: News and Resources

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

Published Jan 29, 2023.

City Special Elections

Information Memo

Understand which election questions are authorized or required by state law and which are not.

Published Dec 27, 2022.

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 5: Election Procedures

Handbook Chapter

Discusses election procedures, notices, ballot requirements, qualifications and training of election judges, voting and counting procedures.

Published Dec 8, 2022.

Collaboration Services

This service for League Insurance Trust members helps city councils work together, understand roles, be transparent, and avoid conflict.

Calendar of Important Dates

Information Memo

Provides city officials a reference to some of the more significant dates in their business year.

Published Nov 16, 2022.

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 26: Records Management

Handbook Chapter

Defines public records and outlines records management issues including creation, retention, destruction and public inspection rights.

Published Aug 22, 2022.

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 8: City Administrative Staff

Handbook Chapter

Learn about the duties of various city officials, the requirements for qualifying for office, and the problem of incompatible offices.

Published Jul 29, 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.