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July 26, 2011
   
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Going into Labor – The Essentials of Michigan’s New Labor Laws
August 4
Lansing
Registration Available Soon!

Trinity of Management Training
With Ernesto Sirolli
September 7-9, 2011
Lansing

Going into Labor – The Essentials of Michigan’s New Labor Laws
September 22, 2011
Lansing
Registration Available Soon!

MML Convention
Oct 4-7, Grand Rapids

The Buzz

Check out Dan Gilmartin's new blog:
Economics of Place

What's New

Find Your Community in the League's Music Video!
YouTube, 7/18/11


Grants & Projects

Wood Energy Preliminary Assessment Grants

Michigan Humanities Council Grants/Events

MI Housing Community Development Funds

Federal Brownfield Funding

Related Links

RFP Sharing Service

21c3 Website

League’s PA 312 Webpage

MI Legislature

MI Senate

MI House of Reps

Resources

Governor Signs PA 312 Reforms lansing

Michigan Municipal League staff and local officials were among those present in Lansing on Wednesday as Governor Rick Snyder signed into law the Public Act 312 reforms that will help local governments maximize public safety resources without jeopardizing collective bargaining rights for police and firefighters.  Read more at the League’s Inside 208 blog.  Contact Summer Minnick, sminnick@mml.org. MORE>

State Affairs Update

capitolMAM Advocate of the Year Nominations Due July 29 – Read more at the League’s Inside 208 blog.  Contact Summer Minnick, sminnick@mml.org. MORE>

 

Economic Vitality Incentive Program Citizens Guide and Dashboard Requirements

MDOT Announces 2013 Federal Program Application Deadlines

MAM Summer Workshop Registration Now Available!



Federal Update
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Congressional Inaction Shuts Down FAA Projects – The inability of Congress to extend the operating authority of the Federal Aviation Administration has led to a partial shutdown of the agency.  The lapse of reauthorization means the Airport Improvement Program has stopped processing new airport grants. Read more at the League’s Inside 208 blog.  Contact Arnold Weinfeld, aweinfeld@mml.org. MORE>

Senator Boxer Introduces "MAP-21" Transportation Funding Proposal

Federal Grant Opportunities

Elimination of COPS Program Funding

Transportation Funding Cut 34% Under Proposed House Bill

Homeland Security Budget Slashed

Support CDBG!

New Round of TIGER Grants Announced

Rural Development Solid Waste Grants Available



21st Century Communities

zeelandWalkability Rankings Published   – See the League’s 21c3 blog for more information.   Contact: Arnold Weinfeld, aweinfeld@mml.org. MORE>

Transportation, Livability and Public Perceptions

"Third Places" Are For Rural Communities Too!

Sirolli Entrepreneur Training Available

National League of Cities Institute for Youth, Education and Families

National League of Cities to Celebrate City Achievements Through City Showcase Program

National Association of Realtors Determines Americans Like Mixed-Used, Walkable Neighborhoods

   

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