2021 Municipal Summits

2021 Municipal Summits

The Municipal Summits are statewide educational and networking events that bring together stakeholders in local and state government to share ideas and discover resources, coordinated by the Montana League of Cities and Towns (League), the Montana Municipal Interlocal Authority (MMIA), and the MSU Local Government Center (LGC).

Clerks can earn up to 6 credit hours for participation in a Municipal Summit. To earn your credits, log in after you attend and take the quiz in the LGC online education portal.

9:00 am

Is this allowed? Understanding your City’s Power, Form and Plan of Government – Dan Clark

  • Purpose of local government
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Forms of power and plans
10:00 am

Protecting Local Decision-making – Dan Clark, Tim Burton, Kelly Lynch, Ashley Kent

  • Overview
  • 10 Year Voter Review Process
  • Local and National Trends
11:00 am

2021 Legislature Overview - Tim Burton, Kelly Lynch

11:30 am

Ongoing Collaborations with the State of Montana – Tim Burton, Kelly Lynch

  • MDT
  • Land Use
  • Water Quality Standards
12:00 pm

Lunch will be Provided

1:00 pm

American Rescue Plan Act – Tim Burton/Kelly Lynch

2:00 pm

Overview of MMIA services/coverages

2:30 pm

Cyber Security Risk Training – Alan Hulse

3:00 pm

Employment Practices – Derrek Shepherd

4:00 pm


Municipal Summit Dates