A discussion with Rep. Jeff Howe (R-Rockville) and Rep. Shannon Savick (DFL-Wells).
A discussion with Philipp Muessig, GreenStep Cities program coordinator with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.
A discussion with Eric Willette, property tax research director with the Department of Revenue.
Cities often have questions about the Open Meeting Law, which requires city councils and other governmental bodies to hold their meetings in public, with a few exceptions. Attorney Tim Kuntz sheds some light on the topic.
Cities must make sure to follow state law when issuing variances for shoreland properties. Dan Petrik, land use specialist with the Department of Natural Resources, sheds some light on this topic.