Member City: Lake City, MN

The League offers more learning opportunities than any other city organization. We help you grow your skills and leadership capacity, while exploring emerging issues, promising approaches, and new perspectives.

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2014 Regional Meetings

Come take a seat at the community table! Join neighboring colleagues and LMC staff this fall at the regional meeting closest to you, where you'll have the chance to learn about the latest in municipal topics. From safeguarding your city's confidential data to what happened in the legislature during session, this year's agenda is packed with useful information!
Read more about and register for the 2014 Regional Meetings

Data Practices and Records Management for City Clerks

This half-day workshop will provide an in-depth look at what cities need to do to meet state data requirements. The League is partnering with MCFOA to bring these workshops to MCFOA regional trainings.
Read more about this workshop

Newly Elected Officials: 2015 Leadership Conference

Join your newly elected colleagues for this two-day workshop designed to help you get a strong start in your new leadership role. Learn about your legal responsibilities and gain tools to help you work effectively with your citizens, city staff, and elected colleagues.
Read more about and register for the Newly Elected Officials 2015 Leadership Conferences

Recorded Webinar: Zoning Decisions

Zoning decisions can often be both controversial and complex. This webinar explores the nature of a city’s decision-making authority around zoning, the importance of creating records of zoning decisions, and what resources on this topic are available to your city through LMC.
View a recording of this webinar

LMC Webinars

The League frequently offers webinars on timely issues affecting cities. Recent webinars have been presented on:
—Zoning Decisions
—To Share or Not to Share: Data Practices Compliance
—Follow the Money—Using a Financial Plan to Implement a Community's Vision
—Data Privacy: Legal Risks, Mitigation and Response for Municipalities
—Tips for Meeting Management—Managing Expectations and Meeting Your Goals
—State Budget Forecast & 2014 Legislative Session
—The Gen Y Talent Factor
—Individual vs. Council Authority
Access recordings and presentation slides of recent webinars

City Learning Point—professional online training for Minnesota cities

This online training program provides city officials and staff with professional development opportunities created specifically
for them. Sign up now for the new Respectful Workplace course, and check out the Human Resources Basics for Managers Series and the first course in the Land Use Series.
Read more and register for City Learning Point courses