2020 Census

Get information on resources about the 2020 census.

Published Apr 20, 2020.

Newspaper Publication

Informational Memo

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

Published Apr 13, 2020.

General Operational Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Get answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding general council and city operational issues during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published Mar 21, 2020.

GARE Cohort Participants

About 35 Minnesota cities participated in race equity training cohorts in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.

Published Feb 15, 2020.

Resources on Demographic Change

Get resources on demographic topics, including aging populations, younger generations, and immigration.

Published Feb 15, 2020.

Codification Services

LMC Codification Services, provided in cooperation with American Legal Publishing Corporation, organizes your city's codes and ordinances into one place.

Published Feb 11, 2020.

City Hall Safety and Workplace Violence Prevention

Resources to assess threats and deter violence against city officials and employees.

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 Oct 30, 2019.

Guide for Communicating During a City Crisis

Offers tips and tactics for communicating with your city's residents and other stakeholders during and after a city crisis.

Published Oct 1, 2019.