Amp Up Your Community Storytelling!

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Amazing things happen every day in every community and municipal leaders often struggle to tell these stories. Prioritizing storytelling can help spread the word, share successes, and humanize complicated issues. In one of Capital Conference’s Tuesday morning workshops, presenters will … Continued

Tap into Grant Opportunities!

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This year, we’re offering a new event at Capital Conference – a Grant Expo! A number of state agencies will be on hand to share information about available grants. Take this opportunity to ask questions of representatives from MSHDA, MDOT, MEDQ, … Continued

TODAY is Registration Deadline!

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We have planned an exciting Capital Conference for you! As always, this event is the source for answers on all the state and federal issues that impact local communities. It’s also the best place to network and make your voice … Continued

League to Share Municipal Finance Reform Update

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Over the past two years, the League has made municipal finance reform our top legislative priority. Over the last 12 months, we embarked on a major communication and education effort around this topic. Additionally, we have developed a policy agenda … Continued

Filling the Missing Middle Housing Gap

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Michigan communities need a wide variety of housing types to attract and retain talent in the 21st century. But too often, our communities have a missing middle – desirable, affordable housing that can make them more competitive. In Wednesday morning’s … Continued

Immerse Yourself in Conference Workshops!

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Capital Conference Workshops offer an opportunity to really immerse yourself in a topic of interest.  Scheduled for Tuesday morning before the conference actually begins, these three hour sessions allow plenty of time to dive deep into the subject matter. And … Continued

Tuning in to Changes in Washington

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In the short time since Donald Trump was inaugurated as the United States’ 45th president, major changes are already underway. What will this mean for Michigan communities? At Capital Conference’s first general session, we’re bringing together a panel of speakers who have … Continued

Registration Now Open for Capital Conference!

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Get ready for an exciting Capital Conference! This year, we’ll showcase engaging speakers and cover a wide variety of topics sure to pique the interest of every attendee. On top of sharing the League’s latest legislative efforts, we’ll update you on … Continued