• Innovation

    Visit The City Spot for interviews, ideas, photos, and more—just for cities!
    Meet The City Spot

  • Inclusiveness

    Minnesota cities are involving youth to get a fresh perspective on local government issues.
    Read Minnesota Cities magazine

  • Excellence

    2014 LMC award winners have been announced. Congratulations to the City of Excellence, C.C. Ludwig, and Leadership award winners.
    See the winners


Come See Us at the State Fair!

Minnesotans visiting the 2014 State Fair will have an opportunity to learn more about city services and the value of city government at the LMC booth. Our “Cities Matter” booth, located in the Education Building, will feature the Cities Matter Game Show, where visitors can test their city knowledge and win prizes! We’ll also have entry forms for our 2014 Mayor for a Day contest.

It’s all happening Aug. 21-Sept. 1. Be sure to stop by and see us!

Read more in The City Spot blog


2014 Fireground Safety—10 Frequent Mistakes, 10 Best Practices with Dr. Richard Gasaway(September, various dates and locations)

Learn how different roles can contribute to improved fireground safety.
Read more and register now for these workshops

Police Leadership in the New Normal—Part II—with Randy Means(September and October, various dates and locations)

Find out how consistent policies and key principles are necessary for effective police leadership.
Read more and register now for these workshops


New Cyber Security Resource for Cities

Unfortunately, data security breaches have become a hot topic in the news today. So how can you protect your city and its data?

The League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust’s new eRisk Hub can assist members in the prevention of network, cyber, and privacy losses—and provide support in the timely reporting and recovery of losses if an incident does occur.

Read more about how to access the eRisk Hub


New Rail Laws Aim to Improve Safety

Boosting the Local Economy

Business Leadership Council

The LMC Business Leadership Council (BLC) provides financial support for the League, as well as a wealth of knowledge and expertise throughout publications and conferences.


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