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

MAT Staff 01 Apr, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and Operating the Townsh

Townships can expect to be impacted by the COVID-19 virus and the efforts now underway to slow the spread of the illness...

MAT Staff 31 Mar, 2020

Additional Teleconference Meeting Options for T

MAT recognizes that townships will need to make alternative meeting plans during the COVID-19 public health emergency - ...

MAT Staff 31 Mar, 2020

NATaT Brief on CARES Act and Broadband-Related

Below is an analysis of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and funding implications for broa...

MAT Staff 27 Mar, 2020

MAT Coronavirus Conference Call Recap and Audio

To listen to the conference call, please use this link.  368 Township Officials participated in the Conference Call last...

MAT Staff 25 Mar, 2020

Governor Walz announces a “Stay at home” Emerge

Moments ago, Governor Walz announced a “Stay at home” Emergency Executive Order: “Stay at home” starts this Friday ...

MAT Staff 24 Mar, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Public Assista

This Fact Sheet supplements Fact Sheet: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Emergency Protective Measures and provides an ov...

MAT Staff 18 Mar, 2020

Coronavirus Updates on the Census and LBAE Meet

Please read the following document for Information and Resources on federal responses for state, local, and regional gov...

Scott Saloum 17 Mar, 2020

Governor Walz to Order Temporary Closure of Res

The Minnesota Department of Health today announced that the number of COVID-19 cases in Minnesota has risen to 54, inclu...

MAT Staff 13 Mar, 2020

Spring Short Courses are Postponed

Dear Township Officials: On behalf of the Minnesota Association of Townships Board of Directors, I am writing to let ...

MAT Staff 02 Mar, 2020

2020 Presidential Nomination Primary Reimbursem

The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State sent every township in Minnesota information for reimbursement for the Pr...

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...