Breaking news, legislative updates, current events and world news found to be pertinent to townships will be found in this section.

MAT Staff 28 Nov, 2017

Time Sensitive Request from Coalition Against B

As appropriations are in full gear, CABT (Coalition Against Bigger Trucks) is gathering as many signatures as possible o...

MAT Staff 28 Nov, 2017

Application for the 2018 Noxious Weed and Invas

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is pleased to announce that the grant application has been approved for the 2018...

MAT Staff 27 Nov, 2017

Census 2020 LUCA News and Information

The Census Bureau recently posted an updated version of the LUCA Promotional Workshop presentation that we are now prese...

MAT Staff 24 Nov, 2017

MnDOT District 7 Grant Program

Federally funded transportation projects will be considered by the District 7 Area Transportation Partnership (ATP-7) fo...

MAT Staff 18 Oct, 2017

MAT Policy in Support of Township Polling Place

In July the MAT Board of Directors passed a policy in general support of townships holding elections at their local poll...

MAT Staff 08 Jun, 2017

The Minnesota Association of Townships Board of

The first resolution recognizes the importance of in-person voting on election day and supports continual and adequa...

MAT Staff 28 May, 2017

New Law Books Are Here!

The new Minnesota Township Laws Book has arrived and copies will be available at the District Meetings in August. Each t...

MAT Staff 26 Mar, 2017

Help the Census Bureau Accurately Count Your Co

The U.S. Census Bureau requests help from tribal, state and local governments in the 2020 Census Local Update of Census ...

MAT Staff 26 Feb, 2017

Transportation Funding Videos

Minnesota’s transportation system supports the entire state, but is especially important to Minnesota farmers and agribu...

MAT Staff 26 Feb, 2017

MN Noxious Weed List Updated for 2017

Please see the PDF below with the new noxious weed list signed into effect by the MDA this week. There were 12 new sp...

MAT Staff 26 Jan, 2017

State of Minnesota awards $34 million in 2016 B

Townships from around the state are included in the projects that will bring broadband access to 16,627 households, 2,24...

MAT Staff 15 Oct, 2016

MNDOT Issues advice on ET-Plus Guard Rails

-Due to litigation and safety concerns raised at the federal level, MNDOT is recommending that after October 27, 2014 no...