Find resources on a variety of topics relevant to city government.

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Index of Iowa Laws Pertaining to Cities

An alphabetical topic reference to the Code of Iowa

Events & Workshops

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Beginner Workshops Budget Projections and IssuesLeague staff will facilitate a discussion on financial trends and projections important to your city budget. Budget…

MLA is designed to help all city officials better understand their role in municipal government and how to effectively serve their community.…

Nuisance Abatement Conference Nuisance Abatement Conference The League’s annual Nuisance Abatement Conference will be held Thursday,…

Latest Publications

Published April 12, 2024

We asked our members about the League’s services, check out their responses in our membership survey.

Published April 12, 2024

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.

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.

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