The League has launched a new service to help cities engage the public in discussions about the services you provide, how those services are delivered, and how they are paid for.
Read more and find out how your city can participate
Cities continue to look for ways to effectively cut costs, generate new revenue, and balance their budgets. Here are resources to help:
Read tips on dealing with the financial crisis
A wide variety of other issues and trends also have implications for the future of cities. In this section, you'll find research, analysis, reports, and other resources to help your city understand the big picture and take action.
League staff members are experts on a wide variety of city issues. If you’ve got a question, we’ll help you get the answer. Give us a call or send us an email!
Connect with a League staff member
(choose the “Department” category that best fits your needs)
The League maintains a member forum (listserv) for Minnesota mayors, in conjunction with the Minnesota Mayors Association. Learn tips, exchange ideas, and connect with your colleagues.
Take the guesswork out of your city's financial projections with the League's new City Pro Financial Planning Tool. This Microsoft Excel-based tool will help your city make accurate financial projections going out as much as 10 years.