From all of us at the CGMC, we want to express a sincere thank you to our member cities and all the city leaders who have worked tirelessly during this challenging year. Your advocacy and continued support for the CGMC helped us achieve several successes at the Legislature this year, . . .
Although CGMC’s top goals, such as protecting Local Government Aid, will not change, next week's election could have a significant impact on our strategy and tactics for next legislative session and in future sessions. All 67 Senate seats and 134 House seats are up for election. With 14 representatives and . . .
COVID-19 has shown how important access to broadband is for every Minnesotan now that we are being asked to work, learn, or receive care from home. Broadband is no different than any other basic utility that people need. It is an essential part of our daily lives. The Minnesota Speed . . .
On July 22, Governor Walz signed Executive Order 20-81 (Order), which requires people in Minnesota to wear a face covering in certain settings to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Effective July 25, face coverings will be required for individuals in all indoor business and indoor public settings. The Order is . . .
This afternoon Gov. Walz announced Executive Order 20.81 a statewide mandate requiring people in Minnesota to wear face coverings in public indoor spaces and indoor businesses. Masks are also required in outdoor spaces where social distancing is not possible. The order will go into effect Friday, July 24 at 11:59 . . .
We need your input! The CGMC is conducting a survey of elected officials and city staff members to better understand how the COVID-19 pandemic has directly impacted Greater Minnesota cities and how it might continue to affect your community in the coming months and into the future. The information gleaned . . .