July 1, 2024 | Issue 20

League Elects Leadership to Board of Directors for 2024-2025

Voting was held among League members on June 27 at the LMC Annual Conference in Rochester.

·      City of Lakeville Administrator Justin Miller Elected as League of Minnesota Cities President

·      Several City Officials Elected to Serve on the Board

In Other News

2024 Law Summaries Now Available

The 2024 Law Summaries publication contains all laws affecting cities that were enacted during the 2024 legislative session.

Focus on New Laws: Rental Licensing Prohibition for Certain Group Assisted Living Facilities

Group homes with six or fewer residents are now exempt from city-imposed rental licensing requirements.

Comment by July 22 on OSHA’s Proposed Emergency Response Rule for Fire Departments

The proposed updates present substantial financial concerns for local fire departments, potentially impacting budgets due to increased training requirements, equipment upgrades, and the administrative burden of compliance.

More Information and Resources

Get a Recap of the 2024 Legislative Session and Key Outcomes for Cities


Funding Available for Greater Minnesota Transportation Economic Development and More

On the City Spot Blog:

- Facing the Flood: How to Prepare, Respond, and Rebuild

- Three Reasons Why You Should Join an LMC Policy Committee

League Welcomes New HR Member Consultant Elise Heifort

Learn About the Drinking Water Protection Program


View Upcoming Important Dates for Community Water Systems (pdf)

Sign Up for an LMC Policy Committee to Help Shape the League’s Legislative Agenda


League Recognizes City Leaders and Cities With Awards

Apple Valley City Administrator Tom Lawell Honored With 2024 LMC Leadership Award

St. Louis Park Mayor Nadia Mohamed Honored With 2024 LMC Emerging Leader Award

Waite Park Mayor Rick Miller Honored With LMC’s Top Award for Elected Officials

City of Mankato Honored With 2024 LMC City of Excellence Award

City of Owatonna Honored With 2024 LMC City of Excellence Award

City of Shakopee Honored With 2024 LMC City of Excellence Award

City of Springfield Honored With 2024 LMC City of Excellence Award

City of Woodbury Honored With 2024 LMC Sustainable City Award

Featured Events

2024 Clerks Academy

Sept. 5-6 — St. Paul

Sept. 12-13 — Staples


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