Announcement: Apply to the Wisconsin Local Government Leadership Academy

It’s time to register for the 2020 class of the Wisconsin Local Government Leadership Academy! Town, village, city and county government leaders are encouraged to apply for the 2020 Local Government Leadership Academy. This program helps new officials understand and develop their abilities to fulfill their roles and responsibilities and help officials stay current on […]

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News and Notices Spring 2019

News and Notices Spring 2019 We’ve Moved The Local Government Center’s new address is: 702 Langdon Street, Suite 111 Madison, WI  53706 Center email:  lgc@extension.wisc.edu Website and telephone numbers remain the same (see below). Choice of Two for 2019 Board of Review This year’s Board of Review training offers two choices: 1) How to Conduct […]

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News and Notices Fall 2017

News and Notices Fall 2017 Learn from Teleconferences on USB Drives Recorded teleconferences from the 2016-2017 Local Government Issues, Challenges, and Strategies series are available for purchase on USB drives (also known as flash or thumb drives). Voter Registration & ID Broadband in Rural Wisconsin: Taking Steps Forward Assessing and Addressing Local Service Needs Fire […]

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News and Notices Summer 2017

Fall Town and Village Workshops These one-day workshops return to nine locations this September 6 through 29. Experts from the Wisconsin Towns Association, UW-Transportation Information Center, the Wisconsin Dept. of Revenue and the UW-Extension Local Government Center present topics of interest to town and village officials. Two sessions run concurrently; one general and one for […]

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News and Notices – Fall 2016

In this Issue:

  • Local Government Issues, Challenges, and Strategies Teleconference Series
  • 2016 Fall Town and Village Workshops a Success
  • Bill Rizzo, Local Government Specialist, to retire
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News and Notices – Winter 2015

In this Issue:

  • Local Land Use Planning and Zoning Winter/Spring 2015 WisLine Series
  • Electronic Meetings and Public Records in Spanish Fact Sheets added to the Center’s online resources
  • News about upcoming Women in Government Research
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News and Notices – Spring 2016

In this Issue:

  • New Faces, Changing Places
  • Meeting Your Needs for Budget and Finance Education
  • What Discourages People from Running for Office?
  • Center Specialists Present Work at National Conferences
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News and Notices – Summer 2014

In This Issue:

  • Jenny Erickson Takes Service to Statewide Audience
  • 2014 Fall Town and Village Workshops
  • Current Issues Affecting Local Government Officials Fall/Winter WisLine Series
  • County Officials Workshops 2014
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