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Jan. 19, 2021 | Issue 3
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State Revenue Collections Again Exceed Forecast
Minnesota’s revenue collections remain stronger than expected, a positive sign for cities seeking assurance on state aid payments.
In Other News
CARES Act Funds: Requirements for Issuing 1099-G Statements to Beneficiaries
Cities that used CARES Act funds to provide grants and forgivable loans need to issue Form 1099-G to qualifying recipients by Jan. 31.
House Property Tax Division Discusses Use of Coronavirus Relief Funds
League staff testified on the city uses and challenges of the 2020 federal assistance program.
City Input Needed on Local Housing Trust Funds
Cities can help the League and others better advocate for state resources by completing a short survey on local housing trust funds.
FCC Expands Restrictions on Local Regulations for Certain Broadband Antennas
A new FCC ruling gives the same protections to small antennas used for broadband services as antennas used for over-the-air reception.
Serve on the League of Minnesota Cities 4M Fund Advisory Committee
The 4M Board of Trustees is creating the advisory committee for the oversight of the 4M Fund.
The City Speak Podcast: LMC Staff Discuss 2021 Legislative Session
Learn about the League’s legislative priorities addressing pandemic response, economic challenges, and racial equity.
More Information and Resources
Experienced City Officials: Get Tips and Tools to Help You Lead Through Tough Times
Get City-Specific COVID-19 Information and Resources
Introducing LMCIT’s New Public Safety Project Coordinator Tracy Stille
2021 Legislative Session: Securing Pandemic Aid for Cities
New Updates Announced for PATROL (the Online Training Program for Law Enforcement)
City Attorneys: Part II of Facing Forward Series Webinars Now Posted
Download/print a pdf of this issue
2021 Elected Leaders Institute: Advanced Program
Upcoming League Events
Archive of Previous Issues
Jobs with LMC
Wanted/For Sale/RFP Announcements in the LMC Marketplace
Weekly 4M Fund Rates (Minnesota Municipal Money Market Fund)
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