Newly Elected Officials: 2019 Leadership Conference


Congratulations on being chosen as a leader in your city! Now that you’ve won your election, the League is here to help you find the tools you need to be successful.

During this conference, you will:

  • Recognize how to be effective in your new city role
  • Become familiar with the ins and outs of city taxes and budgets
  • Learn how to navigate tricky legal issues, including how to comply with the Open Meeting Law and data practices
  • Get tips for running effective meetings and working collaboratively with residents, city staff, and elected colleagues
  • Network with other city officials
  • Engage with LMC staff and discover how the League of Minnesota Cities can help you with the everyday challenges of elected office

Plus, you'll be able to spend time creating connections with experienced officials during shared sessions and networking time. Get off to a strong start in your new city leadership role by attending Minnesota’s only comprehensive training opportunity for newly elected city officials.


—Hotel Information

Fee: $225
Please note: The conference fee does not include lodging.

Dates and Locations:
Feb. 22-23—Brainerd
Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake
11000 Craguns Drive (view map)
Brainerd, MN 56401
(866) 988-0562