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Posted on Tuesday, December 5, 2023 Updated on Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Join us on March 6, 2024 for Local Leaders Day to connect with legislators, hear from key speakers, and share your experience…

Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2022 Updated on Thursday, September 22, 2022

Download the free conference app found in the Google and Apple stores under “Iowa League of Cities Events.” It provides a customizable…

Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2022 Updated on Thursday, September 22, 2022

It’s time for the 2022 Annual Conference &  Exhibit! ​League staff has packed up our gear and will be rocking out in Waterloo from September 27- 30. With this in…

Posted on Monday, July 11, 2022 Updated on Monday, July 11, 2022

Today Iowa Economic Development Authority & Empower Rural Iowa opened six competitive grants available for rural communities with a population under 20,000.…

Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Robert Palmer of the Iowa League of Cities and Bartlett Durand of the Sand County Foundation will present on February 23 at…

Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Join the League on February 10 at 10 a.m. as we host a webinar with the Iowa Department of Transportation. This webiar…

Posted on Monday, January 10, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, January 11, 2022

The League office will be closed on January 17 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. Normal business hours will…

Posted on Sunday, January 9, 2022 Updated on Monday, January 10, 2022

Applications are now available for the Onsite Wastewater Systems in Unsewered Communities GrantProgram. This new program will provide grants to eligible property…

Posted on Thursday, January 6, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, January 18, 2022

The U.S. Treasury has issued the Final Rule on uses for the ARP funds. The Final Rule takes effect on April 1. The final…

Posted on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, January 4, 2022

The  2021-2022 Municipal Leadership Academy (MLA) is held every other year following the city elections. The series is primarily designed for newly elected…

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Published November 7, 2023

This publication is designed to assist cities begin their annual budget process. Learn about revenues, expenditures, legislation and other budget issues.

Published February 13, 2023

The Iowa League of Cities has focused on the topic of local option sales and service tax (LOSST), the mechanics of how it works and the importance to the communities.

Published November 1, 2022

Property taxes play a significant role in municipal government as the primary funding source for city budgets. Check out a variety of special reports regarding this topic.

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