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Posted on: April 23, 2019

MML Parade of Flags Registration is OPEN for Business

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Don’t be left behind…it’s time to register your flag for the very popular MML Parade of Flags! The parade of flags will be held during the summer conference opening general session on Monday, June 24 beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the Performing Arts Center a...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Conference Volunteers Needed - Please Respond by May 15

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Become a conference MVP. Would you be willing to contribute a few hours during MML's conference to help with registration or monitoring a general session or workshop? Sign up for MML's Municipal Volunteer Program and become an MVP! You must be a conferenc...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Engagement Check

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Spring is the perfect time to look back on the last year and assess your municipality’s League engagement to gauge if you’re on track to receive a Banner City/Town designation.Based on attendance at MML’s Fall Conference, eighty-four (84) municipalities r...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Opioid Overdose Response Training

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The opioid epidemic continues to ravage our communities and, as a result MML continues to keep the issue at the top of the League’s training agenda. This year’s summer conference is no exception as Maryland’s municipal officials will have the opportunity ...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Mayor’s Essay Contest Winners

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On April 9, eighteen volunteer readers gathered to read over 2,700 essays. Every now and then someone would chuckle or share a snippet from the essay, causing a burst of conversation about the insights of Maryland’s fourth graders. Hours later, thousands ...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Mayor’s Essay Contest Winners

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On April 9, eighteen volunteer readers gathered to read over 2,700 essays. Every now and then someone would chuckle or share a snippet from the essay, causing a burst of conversation about the insights of Maryland’s fourth graders. Hours later, ...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Engagement Check

BannerCity

Spring is the perfect time to look back on the last year and assess your municipality’s League engagement to gauge if you’re on track to receive a Banner City/Town designation.Based on attendance at MML’s Fall Conference, eig...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

MML Summer Conference: Reasons to Show Up Early and Stay Late

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Considering leaving the conference early this year or showing up late? Well think twice. Much of this year’s best programming will take place on Sunday, June 23 and Wednesday, 26. 

Sunday will kick off with an important session on the is...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Opioid Overdose Response Training

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The opioid epidemic continues to ravage our communities and, as a result MML continues to keep the issue at the top of the League’s training agenda. This year’s summer conference is no exception as Maryland’s municipal officials will have the opportunity ...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Conference Volunteers Needed - Please Respond by May 15

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Become a conference MVP. Would you be willing to contribute a few hours during MML's conference to help with registration or monitoring a general session or workshop? Sign up for MML's Municipal Volunteer Program and become an MVP! You must be a conferenc...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

In Memoriam Request

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As we prepare for our summer conference, we also reflect on the memories of those whom we have lost. The League will recognize elected municipal officials and department heads who have passed away since June 2018 at MML's 2019 summer conference. Please as...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

MML Parade of Flags Registration is OPEN for Business

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Don’t be left behind…it’s time to register your flag for the very popular MML Parade of Flags! The parade of flags will be held during the summer conference opening general session on Monday, June 24 beginning at 10:00 a.m. ...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Make Your MML Summer Conference Hotel Reservations Now!

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Reservations at Ocean City hotels for the Maryland Municipal League summer conference going quickly! The Hampton, Aloft and others are already sold out for most conference nights. Please make your reservations now because the summer season at Ocean City h...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 23, 2019

National Civic Review is Now Available

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The spring edition of the National Civic Review is now available free to members of the Maryland Municipal League. The issue focuses on management and leadership. To access this edition, go to the table of contents where you will be prompted to enter your...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2019 Legislative Session Comes to a Close on a Somber Note

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With the sudden passing of Speaker of the House Michael E. Busch the day before the last day of the legislative session, legislators, staffers, and lobbyists went about their business with heavy hearts. However, in the spirit of the Speaker’s de...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Data Privacy for Municipalities Remains the Same

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HB 716 which as originally drafted and passed through the House of Delegates would have mandated municipalities implement burdensome and costly data privacy standards to protect personally identifiable information. MML worked with the bill sponsor to exem...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Comprehensive Opportunity Zone Legislation Passes

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From the beginning of session, it was clear that the legislature intended to create an incentive package around the federally designated opportunity zones, many of which overlap municipalities. The Governor and several legislators introduced legislation i...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

First Time’s the Charm – Discount for Conference First-time Attendees

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Municipal officials (elected and staff) are eligible for a $100 discount off registration fees to the 2019 summer conference. Do not miss this opportunity to attend the conference at the lowest possible rate. If you are a new official or a veteran officia...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Congratulations 2019 Municipal Hall of Famers

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We’re proud to congratulate those officials who will be inducted into the MML Municipal Hall of Fame on Tuesday, June 25 during the summer conference dinner. These officials represent 133 years of service to Maryland’s cities and towns...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2020 Legislative Action Request (LAR) Forms are Now Available

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As the dust settles from the 2019 General Assembly session, MML is now accepting requests for legislative priorities for the 2020 legislative session. The deadline for submission is Friday, July 26, 2019. To submit a legislative request, please complete t...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

African American Heritage Grants

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The African American Heritage Preservation Program (AAHPP) was established by the General Assembly in 2010 to provide capital grants to assist in the preservation of buildings, sites, or communities of historical and cultural importance to the African Ame...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Resources for a Complete Census Count

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Data collected through the 2020 Census will determine the number of seats Maryland gets in the U.S. House of Representatives as well as how billions of dollars are distributed to local communities. An undercount in Maryland’s cities and towns wi...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Records Management 101 Training

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The Maryland State Archives and the Department of General Services presents Records Management 101, an in-depth look into the processes of successful records management.  Topics to be discussed include: Roles and Definitions of Records Management...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 2, 2019

As the 2019 Legislative Session Winds Down…

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As the General Assembly heads into the last week of the 2019 legislative session, MML is still tracking several bills of importance to municipal government. One such bill is HB 1045/SB 917 which would require the establishment of a housing element in all ...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Data Privacy Bill Has Senate Hearing

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HB 716 is a data privacy bill that as currently written would place an immense unfunded mandate on local governments to comply with the bill requirements. It would subject units of government to comprehensive and burdensome regulations in an effort to pro...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Senate Passes Comprehensive Opportunity Zone Legislation

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From the beginning of session, it was clear that the legislature intended to create an incentive package around the federally designated Opportunity Zones, many of which overlap municipalities. The Governor and several legislators introduced legislation i...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 2, 2019

YML Summit Keynote Speaker: Millennial Expert, Gabrielle Bosché

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Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials are all in the workforce together; sometimes over talking and overstepping one another with their world view. On Saturday, May 4 during the inaugural Young Municipal Leaders Summit, one of the world’s m...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: April 2, 2019

MML Summer Conference Registration Now Open

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Registration is now open for MML’s summer conference, which will be held June 23-26, 2019 at the Convention Center in Ocean City.Register online and save $50 per registration.

Learn how to be a better leader.

Never been before? There is a discount ...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Property Tax Installment Payment Bill Receives Senate Hearing

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MML staff testified in support of House Bill 396, which had its Senate hearing on Monday, March 18th. As passed by the House of Delegates, the bill authorizes the governing body of a county or municipal corporation to provide, by law, for a voluntary inst...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Are You a Strong Town? Prove it!

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Come find out what it means to be a “strong town” at the Tuesday General Session at MML’s 2019 Summer Conference.  Learn firsthand from Charles Marohn, President and Founder of Strong Towns.  Is the Strong T...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: March 26, 2019

It’s More Than Just Technology

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When attending this summer’s MML conference be sure to It’s More Than Just Technology: A 4-Step Process to Becoming a Smart City multi-step process for digital/Smart City transformation. Municipal leaders often associate a smart city t...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: March 26, 2019

New Stormwater Training Available

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The Environmental Finance Center at the University of Maryland, in partnership with LandStudies, Inc., is pleased to announce a new online course available through the Municipal Online Stormwater Training (MOST) Center. The course, titled Economic Ecology...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: February 19, 2019

Municipal Main Street

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Be a part of Municipal Main Street during MML’s summer conference, June 23-26, 2019. Network, share great ideas, and showcase your city or town. Main Street exhibit booths are $275 and include registrations for two people. 

Details may b...

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MML eBulletin
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Classifieds

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Classified advertisements from Maryland cities, towns, counties and other government agencies will be published in MML’s e-Bulletin at no charge. If you would like to advertise an employment opportunity, request for proposals, or a piece of equipment for ...

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