Events Sponsored by Other Organizations

National League of Cities (NLC) Events

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Webinar series: Returning Veterans: Resources and Best Practices for Local Leaders
July 29, Aug. 5, Aug. 12—webinar

Cities Expanding Health Access for Children and Families
July 29—webinar

Sustainability Coordinators’ Workshop
Aug. 10-14—Grand Lake, Colorado

2014 NLC University Leadership Summit
Aug. 13-17—Santa Clara, California

Midwest Regional Convening on Climate Resilience
Sept. 21-23—St. Paul
Must apply to attend

Congress of Cities and Exposition
Nov. 18-22—Austin, Texas

GTS Educational Events

For more information, call (651) 222-7409 or (800) 652-9719, or

The Basics of Planning and Zoning
Sept. 18—St. Paul

Beyond the Basics of Planning and Zoning
Oct.16—St. Paul

Emerging Issues in Planning & Zoning for Professional Planners
July 30—Eagan

Planning Across Boundaries: Best Practices in Joint & Collaborative Planning
Oct. 1—Duluth (presented in conjunction with the APA Minnesota Annual Conference)

A Practical Guide to Variances in Shorelands and Floodplains
Oct. 29—Alexandria

Other Events

BNSF Crude By Rail Emergency Response 3-Day Class
July-December (various dates)—Pueblo, Colo.
More information:
Registration: https:/

Minnesota Digital Government Summit
July 29—St. Paul

When Bad Things Happen to Bids: Strategies for Ensuring a Successful Public Construction Project
July 30—Bloomington
(612) 673-2727 or

Convening on Racial Equity
Aug. 5-6—Minneapolis

Brainerd Shoreline & Watershed Practices Tour
Aug. 12—Brainerd,, or (320) 685-5444

IPAD Info Session on Data Practices & Open Meetings
Aug. 12—St. Paul

Systematic Inventive Thinking (SIT) Conference: Innovation for Organizations
Aug. 13-14—Minneapolis

Basics of OSHA Log Recordkeeping for State and Local Governments
Aug. 19—St. Paul

Midwest Assistance Program's Clerk/Board Training
Aug. 28—Granite Falls or (218) 562-4322

7th Annual WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition
Oct. 8-10—Las Vegas