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4 Aug ‘20

Little Falls Mayor Greg Zylka elected CGMC President

2020-08-04T13:47:07-05:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Announcements, Media, News, News and Events, Press Releases|

For Immediate Release                                                                                                            Contact: Julie Liew ST. PAUL—Little Falls Mayor Greg Zylka was elected to serve as president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 31 at the Coalition’s annual membership meeting, which was held virtually this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. As president, Zylka will . . .

25 Jun ‘20

CGMC president ‘happy and relieved’ local governments will finally receive fair share of CARES Act funds

2020-06-25T15:13:38-05:00June 25th, 2020|Categories: Announcements, COVID-19, Media, Miscellaneous, News, Press Releases|

Below is a statement from CGMC President and Willmar City Council Member Audrey Nelsen on the announcement that the Walz Administration plans to distribute $841 million in federal coronavirus relief funds (the “CARES Act”) to local governments:

16 Mar ‘20

A message from the CGMC regarding the legislative session

2020-03-25T09:20:15-05:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Announcements, CGMC Programs, COVID-19, News and Events|

The four legislative leaders held a joint press conference this morning to shed some light on how the restrictions and guidelines related to curbing the spread of COVID-19 impact the Legislature and session operations. While that there are still some logistical issues being worked out, here is what we currently . . .

5 Aug ‘19

Willmar City Councilor Audrey Nelsen elected CGMC President

2020-01-06T11:04:36-06:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, CGMC Programs, Media, News, News and Events, Press Releases|

For Immediate Release                                                                               Aug. 5, 2019Contact: Julie Liew, jlliew@flaherty hood.comPDF version ST. PAUL—Willmar City Councilor Audrey Nelsen was elected to serve as president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 26 at the Coalition’s three-day summer conference in Bemidji. As president, Nelsen will help direct efforts to . . .

30 Jul ‘19

Congratulations to the CGMC’s 2019 legislative awards recipients

2019-08-05T12:05:40-05:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, CGMC Programs, Economic Development, Environment, Events, LGA, News and Events, Property Taxes, Summer Conference, Transportation|

Each year, the CGMC honors the legislators, city officials and community leaders who helped advance the CGMC's goals over the preceding legislative session and/or an extended period of time. Click on the names below to read a press release about each individual award recipient or click here for a list . . .

1 Aug ‘18

Bemidji City Councilor Ron Johnson elected CGMC President

2020-01-06T11:14:58-06:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Media, News, News and Events, Press Releases|

For Immediate Release Contact: Julie Liew, jlliew@flaherty-hood.com ST. PAUL—Bemidji City Councilor Ron Johnson was elected to serve as president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 27 at the Coalition’s three-day summer conference in Mankato. As president, Johnson will help direct efforts to inform state legislators on issues . . .

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