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MAT Staff 24 Feb, 2020

Township Day is fast approaching….Here is

Minnesota’s 1,781 townships will hold their annual town meeting on Tuesday, March 10. Known as Township Day, these annua...

MAT Staff 10 Feb, 2020

Forest Pest Gypsy Moth Surveyor Positions

Summer job opportunities with the MDA’s Gypsy Moth Survey Program have just been posted! Forest Pest Gypsy Moth Surve...

MAT Staff 06 Feb, 2020

Minnesota Truck-Weight Education Training

Additional Truck Weight Training Classes Offered Truck weight education classes will be offered by Minnesota LTAP this ...

MAT Staff 05 Feb, 2020

FY 2019 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG)

The FY 2019 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program opened today and is due March 13th. The program goal is to...

MAT Staff 05 Feb, 2020

FY 2020 Rural Emergency Medical Services Traini

CFDA # 93.243 Federal Department Health and Human Services, Department of (HHS) Related Agency HHS ...

MAT Staff 21 Jan, 2020

Community Resilience Roundtables: 2020 Trends i

Please join county, city, school, and township colleagues for wide-ranging information and discussion sessions to explor...

MAT Staff 16 Jan, 2020

Upcoming LTAP Classes Announced for Seal-Coat O

Seal-Coat Operations & Micro/Slurry Surfacing: A Workshop for Practitioners This workshop will ...

MAT Staff 06 Jan, 2020

IRS 2020 Federal mileage rates

The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2020 optional standard mileage rates (PDF) used to calculate the deductibl...

MAT Staff 19 Dec, 2019

Vance Bachmann elected as new District 9 Direct

Vance Bachmann, Supervisor from Corliss Township in Otter Tail County, was elected as the new District 9 Director of the...

MAT Staff 26 Nov, 2019

Media Coverage of the MAT Annual Conference

Governor Tim Walz spoke before lunch at the MAT Educational Conference & Annual Meeting at the Mankato Civic Center....

MAT Staff 30 May, 2019

Disaster Declaration Request for 51 Counties; M

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is seeking a presidential disaster declaration for spring storms that caused nearly $40 million ...

MAT Staff 06 Mar, 2019

Township Day

Minnesota’s townships to hold annual town meetings on Township Day, Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Mark your calendar for demo...