League Annual Convention is in Full Swing This Week
Hundreds of Michigan municipal officials are joining us in Marquette this week for three days of exhilarating networking, learning and sharing. Attendees will hear from two exciting keynote speakers - Jamie Bennett, executive director of ArtPlace America, and Catherine Bracy, director of community organizing at Code for America. They'll also expand their knowledge base on everything from crowdfunding to placemaking like a developer, and learn how Marquette has transformed itself into a thriving 21st century community. Follow the action on our blog, Facebook and Twitter.
League Insurance Boards Announce 2015 Member Dividends
Many Michigan communities are expected to share nearly $11 million in dividends for keeping their communities safe. The Michigan Municipal League Liability & Property Pool board voted to return $2.55 million in equity to members who renew coverage in 2015. The MML Workers' Compensation Fund trustees authorized an equity return of $8.4 million as part of members' 2015 renewal. Read more.