While we are looking forward to the days when we can once again safely meet in person, the CGMC Board of Directors has opted to move the CGMC Fall Conference online this year due to ongoing concerns about COVID-19. We are still working on the agenda, but please mark your . . .
City officials, city staff members and municipal wastewater professionals are invited to attend a free webinar on Tuesday, Sept. 22 on “PFAS: Technology, Treatment and Trends.” The regulation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly known as PFAS, is one of the top emerging environmental issues that the CGMC is . . .
This webinar explored what public employers are planning for wage settlements and benefits and cost-cutting with their workforce. Practical and legal strategies will be discussed for negotiating economic and language items and implementing cost-cutting measures related to wage and benefit freezes, reducing work hours, furloughs, hiring freezes, voluntary separation incentives, layoffs, and subcontracting.
This free webinar, presented by CGMC Executive Director Bradley Peterson, explored COVID-19 and its impact on state and local budgets.
Employers are determining short and long-term measures to address the impacts of COVID-19 on workers and the workplace. This webinar answers public employer questions on any safety, operational, and personnel actions local governments have taken, will take, or are considering. In addition, the provides a brief on new medical, legal, or economic guidance from local, state, or federal officials.
The safety of our members and community is of utmost importance to the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC). Given the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the CGMC has made changes to our summer event schedule. After much deliberation, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 . . .