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Local Government Programs July-August

Click this link for a listing of Local Government Programming for July-August 2020 Local Government Event Calendar. Be sure to check with event providers to be sure that the event you are interested in attending has not been cancelled or rescheduled.


Board of Review Training 2020 & COVID-19 Impacts

April 30, 2020 – Board of Review 2020 videos and printed materials are available now . Visit the Local Government Center Board of Review site to order online. If any questions about your order contact the Local Government Center. An updated supplement to the Board of Review printed materials that includes information on COVID -10 impacts and recently […]


New Open Meetings Law Public Notice Requirements

Effective March 4, 2020, the Wisconsin Legislature amended the Open Meetings Law to provide that notice of meetings of a governmental body shall be given by one of three specified methods. Posting a notice in at least 3 public places, Posting in a least one public place and placing a notice electronically on the governmental […]

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News and Notices Spring 2020

Fall Workshop Attendance Breaks Record The Local Government Center ended its 2019 Fall Town and Village Workshops with record-breaking attendance. Nearly 900 participants attended nine workshops across the state of Wisconsin. This would not have been possible without the assistance and collaboration of the Wisconsin Department of Revenue, the UW-Transportation Information Center, and the Wisconsin […]


For County Educators

UW-Extension Local Government Center’s Educator Portal You will need a CES Net ID to access this information. If you have questions or need assistance, contact 608-262-9961.