News Advisory
Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Contact: Julie Liew


Greater Minnesota city leaders to hold press conference to discuss the ways in which a “do-nothing” session would be detrimental to rural communities
Group will call on legislators to take action on taxes, bonding and transportation

Who: Robert Broeder, mayor of Le Sueur and president of the CGMC; Sara Carlson, mayor of Alexandria; Dave Smiglewski, mayor of Granite Falls, and many other city officials from across Greater Minnesota

What: Press conference

When: 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 11

Where: Room 2237 of the Senate Office Building

The Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities is a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy organization representing 88 cities outside of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. The Coalition educates legislators about issues important to Greater Minnesota. Visit the CGMC online at