Events Sponsored by Other Organizations

National League of Cities (NLC) Events

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Congress of Cities and Exposition
Nov. 18-22—Austin, Texas

GTS Educational Events

For more information, call (651) 222-7409 or (800) 652-9719, or

The Basics of Planning and Zoning
Sept. 18—St. Paul

Association of Minnesota Emergency Managers
Sept. 14-17—Breezy Point

Ramsey County League of Local Governments: State of the Waters in Ramsey County
Sept. 25—Arden Hills

Planning Across Boundaries: Best Practices in Joint & Collaborative Planning
Oct. 1—Duluth (presented in conjunction with the APA Minnesota Annual Conference)

Beyond the Basics of Planning and Zoning
Oct. 16—St. Paul

A Practical Guide to Variances in Shorelands and Floodplains
Oct. 29—Alexandria

Minnesota Government Information Technology Symposium
Dec. 9-11—St. Paul

Minnesota City Attorney Educational Conference
Feb. 6-7—Bloomington

Minnesota Clerks and Finance Officers Association Conference and Exhibit Show
March 17-20—Red Wing

Other Events

BNSF Crude By Rail Emergency Response 3-Day Class
September-December (various dates)—Pueblo, Colo.
More information:
Registration: https:/

2014 MN Transportation Alliance Regional Meetings/Candidates’ Forums
Sept. 16—Owatonna
Sept. 22—St. Cloud
Sept. 23—Willmar
Sept. 30—Duluth
Oct. 9—Worthington
Oct. 13—Forest Lake
Oct. 14—Woodbury
Oct. 15—Eagan
Oct. 22—Bloomington

Minnesota NAHRO (National Association of Housing and development Officials) Annual Conference
Sept. 17-19—Duluth

Critical Conversations Series, Session I:
Unleashing the River of Power—Increasing Cultural Competence to Improve Racial Equity
Sept. 19—St. Paul

6th Annual MRWA Operator Equipment Expo
Sept. 24—Waconia

Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association Annual Conference
Sept. 24-26—Alexandria

Iron Range Housing & Community Dialogue
Oct. 1—Chisholm

Center for Energy and Environment's Community Energy Forum
Oct. 2—Brooklyn Center

Bemidji Area Housing & Community Dialogue
Oct. 2—Bemidji

7th Annual WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition
Oct. 8-10—Las Vegas

Minnesota Building Permit Technicians Association (MBPTA)
Annual Fall Education Seminar: 2012 IRC Transition from the 2006 IRC
Oct. 9—Minnetonka

Minneapolis Community & Technical College’s Beginning Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting
Oct. 10—Minneapolis

Insights & Trends Series, Session I: Performance Metrics
Oct. 23—St. Paul

Minneapolis Community & Technical College’s Intermediate Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting
Oct. 24—Minneapolis

3rd Annual Women in Public Service Conference
Living Your Inspiration: Setting Your Compass to Meaningful Work
Nov. 14—St. Paul