Resources

First Amendment Concepts for Protests in Cities

Informational Memo

Legal concepts related to constitutional free speech rights. How to balance them with public safety concerns.

Published Jun 23, 2020.

City Resolutions Supporting Local Businesses Create Questions and Unknown Risks

Since the consequences of non-enforcement of COVID-19 emergency executive orders are unknown and untested, the League urges cities to exercise…

Published May 14, 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.

2020 Census

Get information on resources about the 2020 census.

Published Apr 20, 2020.

Role With It: Individual Versus Council Authority

Informational Memo

Learn common ways council members may overstep their proper role and the personal liability that may ensue.

Published Apr 14, 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.

Race Equity

Resources cities can use to ensure their policies are written and services are provided with racial equity in mind.

Published Feb 15, 2020.

GARE Cohort Participants

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

Published Feb 15, 2020.

Demographics for Cities

Get information and resources to help your city officials and staff understand and respond to demographic changes in your city.

Published Feb 15, 2020.

Resources on Demographic Change

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

Published Feb 15, 2020.