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Oct. 26, 2020 | Issue 32
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Governor Approves $1.9 Billion Bonding Bill
The League-supported measure provides funding for dozens of specific projects throughout the state, and infuses millions of dollars into accounts that will fund grants to meet local and regional infrastructure needs.
In Other News
State Unemployment Insurance Bills to Cities Likely Delayed
A possible delay in the quarterly billing process may make it impossible for cities to use their federal Coronavirus Relief Fund money for unemployment costs.
Tomorrow: Don’t Miss a Free Webinar on CARES Act Reporting
Get the latest guidance, information on compliance, and audit updates.
League Seeks City Official for Local Road Improvement Program Advisory Committee
The committee will help the Minnesota Department of Transportation develop criteria for distributing more than $70 million in grants for local roads.
Deadline Approaching: Submit Comments on Draft Legislative Policies by Oct. 30
Once finalized, the city legislative policies will guide the League’s advocacy efforts at the state Capitol in 2021.
On The City Speak Podcast: Talking Elections With David Maeda
David Maeda, state director of elections, discusses election administration hot topics, including security, absentee voting, and when to expect election results.
More Information and Resources
Free Webinar: Labor Relations From a Pandemic Perspective
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What Would Your City Be Like If 4th, 5th, and 6th Graders Were in Charge?
Don’t Miss a Virtual Discussion on Community Resilience
View Recordings of Last Week’s LMC Live! — A Fall Webinar Series
From Capitol News to Caring for Mental Health, Get Key Takeaways From LMC Live!
Election Security Reminders for Minnesota’s Public Safety Officials
Free MPCA Smart Salting Certification Training for Property Managers Offered Nov. 4
Learn Strategies Nov. 18 for Reducing Energy Burdens on Community Members
#WeGotThis Series Free Webinar: CARES Act Countdown — Guidance, Compliance, and Audit Updates
Oct. 27, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Community Resilience Roundtables: Virtual Get Togethers
Nov. 9, 10-11:15 a.m.
Free Webinar: Labor Relations Practices From a Pandemic Perspective
Nov. 10, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
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