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26 Mar ‘20

Public employment impacts of Gov. Walz’s stay-at-home order

2020-03-26T10:39:56-05:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Labor & Employee Relations, News|

Governor Tim Walz issued Emergency Executive Order 20-2020 on March 25, 2020 aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19 that requires all individuals currently living in Minnesota to generally stay at home from Friday, March 27, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. to Friday, April 10, 2020 at 5 p.m. More employment-related . . .

25 Mar ‘20

Employment actions and tools to address COVID-19 impacts on work

2020-03-25T09:08:36-05:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Labor & Employee Relations, News|

As the situation related to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the disease it causes, "coronavirus disease 2019" (COVID-19), is rapidly evolving, cities across Minnesota are adjusting to state and federally issued guidelines and directives necessitating certain changes to city operations. Many cities have temporarily ceased operations at city-operated facilities, such as . . .

19 Mar ‘20

Federal government enacts employee leave laws in response to COVID-19

2020-03-25T09:18:57-05:00March 19th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Labor & Employee Relations, News|

On March 18, Congress passed and the President signed the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion and Paid Sick Leave Acts as part of broader legislation enacted to address the COVID-19 pandemic. (H.R. 6201, Divisions C and E). The legislation is effective April 2, 2020 and will expire December 31, . . .

16 Mar ‘20

5 steps to handling a pandemic in Minnesota government workplaces

2020-03-25T09:21:11-05:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Action Alert, COVID-19, Labor & Employee Relations, News, News and Events|

The World Health Organization declared the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the disease it causes, named "coronavirus disease 2019" (COVID-19), outbreak as a pandemic. This designation signifies that COVID-19 is a global disease outbreak, which occurs when a new virus emerges for which there is little or no immunity in the human . . .

15 Nov ‘19

CGMC Fall Conference features great speakers, presentations

2020-01-07T11:41:28-06:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: CGMC Programs, Economic Development, Energy & Environment, Environment, Events, Fall Conference, Jobs, Labor & Employee Relations, News and Events|

More than 115 city leaders from across Greater Minnesota convened in Alexandria Nov. 14-15 for the CGMC Fall Conference. Thank you for everyone who joined us for this fun and informational event! We also went to extend a big-thank you to all of the conference speakers and presenters who provided . . .

23 Apr ‘19

Sign up today for CGMC’s Labor & Employee Relations Seminars!

2019-04-24T10:44:44-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Categories: Events, Labor & Employee Relations|

Registration is now open for the CGMC's 2019 Labor & Employee Relations Seminars! Please mark your calendar for the below date and location that works for you: Thursday, June 6 in Brainerd Thursday, June 13 in New Ulm Please register today as space is limited!  You can register at greatermncities.org/2019seminar. . . .

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