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

MAT Staff 01 May, 2020

MAT Conference Call recording from 4/30/2020 re

The Minnesota Association of Townships hosted a conference call with township officials in regards to the latest looseni...

MAT Staff 01 May, 2020

A Framework for Safely Returning to Work

A framework for safely returning to work Today, Governor Tim Walz reviewed a framework for evaluating when it is safe t...

MAT Staff 15 Apr, 2020

Current and Former Frontier Customers May be El

Current and former customers of Frontier Communications may be eligible for rebates or bill credits for past service qua...

MAT Staff 08 Apr, 2020

MN State Auditor Providing Reporting Extensions

The Minnesota State Auditor, in light of what is going on with the pandemic, are providing an automatic 45-day extension...

MAT Staff 08 Apr, 2020

Message from Minnesota Department of Agricultur

Dear Township Officers, Under Governor Walz’s Executive Order 20-20, food and agriculture are considered critical sec...

MAT Staff 03 Apr, 2020

MAT Answers Questions hosting Conference Calls

The Minnesota Association of Townships held three conference calls with Townships around the state on Wednesday and Thur...

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...