Basic Financial Administration Handbook Now Available for Purchase

The Basic Financial Administration for Wisconsin Local Governments provides an excellent resource for the proper budgeting, accounting, and reporting practices are necessary to fund a local government’s priorities and meet its day-to­day operations. This Handbook will assist with these important tasks. The “Basic Financial Administration for Wisconsin Local Governments” handbook focuses on the needs of […]

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2021-2022 UW-Madison PLA Community Design and Planning Services Announcement

The Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture at the University of Wisconsin – Madison is currently pursuing opportunities for design and planning service projects to be considered for the 2021-2022 Senior Capstone Project. Most design and planning projects fall within community design/placemaking, urban/industrial redevelopments, waterfronts, and park/open space planning. Upon completion of the project each […]

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Survey of Coastal Management Needs for Local Governments On the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River

Survey of Coastal Management Needs for Local Governments On the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River Local elected officials and staff are encouraged to fill out survey to help guide future coastal protection efforts Response Deadline: Friday, May 14  Survey Link: https://illinoisaces.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_87VZn1JGTb5v1SS Survey Purpose The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative and its partners are […]

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2021 Spring Town Officials Workshops

      In conjunction with the UW Local Government Center, the Wisconsin Towns Association proudly offers workshops on a variety of topics.  Each September, the two organizations host the Fall Town and Village Workshops.  In the past, these workshops have provided timely education on preparing a budget, understanding the Municipal Levy Limit worksheet, adopting […]

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About LGE Webinars

How to register for an LGE webinar: To register online, follow the link in the program information and complete the registration. Some webinars are free, and others will have a page to submit payment. After registering, you will receive an email with the Zoom connection link to attend the webinar. Usually, the day before the webinar, you […]

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What Shapes Health 101

What Shapes Health 101  Tuesday, May 25, 2021 2:00 – 3:30 pm The World Health Organization defines health as “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease.” Increasingly more attention is being paid to the social determinants of health as they relate to community health outcomes. This session will dig into the factors that shape health in a […]

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Alcohol Beverage Regulation and Licensing program parts 1 and 2

Alcohol Beverage Regulation and Licensing – Part 1 Thursday, April 22, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon Under state law, Wisconsin municipalities issue and renew alcohol licenses. New municipal clerks and others looking for a refresher on the basics of alcohol licensing will benefit most from this session. Learn about the different types of licenses, license qualifications, notice requirements, and other […]

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