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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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Budget Workshops The annual workshops provide a review of the important factors that affect city budgets while helping attendees understand the s…

It is vital for mayors, council members, and other city officials to understand the essentials of city government. MLA will connect attendees…

Nuisance Abatement Workshop Nuisance Abatement Workshop Our 2022¬†Nuisance Abatement Conference will be held in the spring. The day-l…

Latest Publications

Published January 5, 2022

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) is a tool cities can use to enhance a wide range of development efforts. Find helpful information regarding this topic.

Published November 5, 2021

This publication is designed to assist cities begin their annual budget process. Learn about revenues, expenditures, legislation and other budget issues.

Published October 20, 2021

Check out the 2021 New Laws of Interest …

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