Metro Cities: Who We Are

Metro Cities (the Association of Metropolitan Municipalities) is a membership organization representing cities in the seven-county metropolitan area at the Legislature, Executive Branch and Metropolitan Council. It is the only metro-wide entity that monitors regional and advocates for cities at the Metropolitan Council and that represents the interests of metro area cities at the state levels of government.

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Metro Cities produces regular newsletters throughout the year to keep members informed. Newsletters are posted to the Metro Cities Website. They are also delivered directly to members and interested parties via email. 

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COVID-19 - Resources for City Officials

This page provides city officials with resources related to COVID-19. It includes links to the Governor’s Executive Orders, information from state health officials and other agencies, and other various resources for city officials. You will also find relevant media articles included in some categories, listed below. The page is meant to provide timely information, so please check it frequently for updates.  Follow the Metro Cities twitter account and newsletter for the latest information. 

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2024 Metro Cities Legislative Policies

The 2024 Legislative Policies were recommended by members through Metro Cities' four policy committees and were approved by the Metro Cities Board of Directors at their October 12th meeting. The policies were then adopted by Metro Cities' membership at the Metro Cities Policy Adoption Meeting on Thursday, November 16, 2023.

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