MACo Legislative Update, Issue 11 – March 21, 2021

By | Association News, Legislative Updates

Last week’s meanderings had so many true facts it didn’t feel like the legislative session. So, this week, we’ll be bringing ourselves back into Legislative Land and focusing on some real (interesting) full-blown legislative updates . . . I apologize in advance for how dry things are about to become . . . get a glass of water (wine or whiskey), because you’re in for one un-wild ride . . .

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March 12th: MACo Provides Legislative Updates & Talks About the American Rescue Plan (ARP)

By | Association News, Coronavirus, Legislative Updates, Virtual Townhalls

On March 12th, MACo and the MSU Local Government Center hosted a virtual “townhall” to provide Montana’s counties with a venue and opportunity to share and learn from the situations and best practices in their communities around the state as well as receive pertinent updates during this unprecedented time.

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MACo Seeking Land Use Attorney

By | Employment Opportunities

The Montana Association of Counties (MACo) is seeking a Land Use Attorney. This position provides advice, consultation, and training to counties and special districts on a wide range of civil legal matters and land use issues, in an effort to reduce exposure to potential legal action.  This position also provides general legal assistance for the Executive staff of MACo and the risk sharing pool trustees of the health care, property and liability, and workers compensation trusts. This position has extensive contacts with MACo and Trust members, MACo staff, County Attorneys, County Elected Officials, and state officials.

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MACo Legislative Update, Issue 8 – February 21, 2021

By | Association News, Legislative Updates

Where and when are we in the time and space of Legislative Land? Well, we are still in Helena. Some of us are in home-offices on Zoom and/or streaming hearings. Some of us are at the Capitol lurking in dark corners while streaming hearings so we know what the heck is going on behind the closed doors that we can’t go through unless testifying. And all of us are almost halfway through the session.

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February 19th: MACo Provides Legislative Updates About Weeks 6 & 7 of the 67th Legislative Session

By | Association News, Legislative Updates, Virtual Townhalls

On February 19th, MACo and the MSU Local Government Center hosted a virtual “townhall” to provide Montana’s counties with a venue and opportunity to share and learn from the situations and best practices in their communities around the state as well as receive pertinent updates during this unprecedented time.

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