All elected municipal officials must have a basic foundation of knowledge upon which to build their effectiveness as community leaders. This weekend seminar offers the most critical information in four short courses—Legal Framework, Leadership Roles & Responsibilities, Financial Management, and Planning & Zoning—in a compact format that facilitates achievement of Level One of the Michigan Municipal League’s Elected Officials Academy. The Elected Officials Academy (EOA) is a voluntary continuing education program established to encourage and recognize the efforts of local elected officials to become effective leaders. Learn more about the EOA at eoa.mml.org. Upon completion of this program attendees will be able to differentiate between the role of the council member and the role of the mayor/president, discuss the Uniform Budgeting and Accounting Act, identify where taxes and revenue sharing come from, use zoning checks and balances, and make effective zoning decisions.
Cost Per Person
League Member, $160
League Nonmember Government, $215
Friday, February 23, 2018
Check-in 5:30 pm; A light dinner; Begin 6:00 pm;
Adjourn 9:00 pm
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Check-in 7:30 am; Begin 8:00 am; Lunch; Adjourn 3:00 pm
Education Credits Approved For This Program
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Bavarian Inn Lodge
1 Covered Bridge Ln
Frankenmuth, MI 48734
A special group rate of $105.00/night for a standard room and $165/night for a suite has been secured. Please reference Group Number: 12L10I to receive this discount. Reservations must be made by January 31, 2018 to receive this group rate.