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

MAT Staff 29 Oct, 2020

Notice: Voter Assistance Law Update

Following a decision from the Minnesota Supreme Court on Oct. 28, 2020, the rules related to voter assistance have again...

MAT Staff 26 Oct, 2020

2020 Bonding Bill Local Road Improvement Progra

The following a message from Marc Briese, the programs engineer for MnDOT's State Aid for Local Transportation. The mess...

MAT Staff 23 Oct, 2020

Training on CARES Act Reporting – Recordi

We know there are many questions about CARES Act reporting. MAT is offering an additional training by leaders of the sta...

MAT Staff 12 Oct, 2020

CARES Act Resources & Frequently Asked Que

On June 25th, 2020, Governor Walz announced a plan to distribute $853 million in federal funding to Minnesota communitie...

MAT Staff 12 Oct, 2020

Please Take Survey to Shape MN Climate Control

Climate change is not in the distant future – it’s happening here and now. In Minnesota, extreme weather events threaten...

MAT Staff 02 Sep, 2020

Presidential Executive Order Deferring Payroll

On August 8th, President Trump issued an executive order in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The order states that sta...

MAT Staff 31 Aug, 2020

Mower & Rice Counties Invited to Virtual A

Mower and Rice County Residents Invited to Virtual Informational Meeting Concerning Emerald Ash Borer Public can also w...

MAT Staff 26 Aug, 2020

MAT District Director Meeting Recordings and Re

Eleven of the thirteen District Director Meetings are being held via a Zoom webinar/teleconference call.  For those elev...

MAT Staff 20 Aug, 2020

Online Noxious Weed & Gravel Roads Trainin

NEW Noxious Weed Training Video Available! On the Training Events page (link also towards top of homepage), you will ...

MAT Staff 20 Aug, 2020

Help the Broadband Coalition Speed Test Initiat

The Minnesota Broadband Coalition asks Minnesotans to participate in their Speed Test Initiative, which gathers data abo...

MAT Staff 10 Aug, 2020

Free MPCA Smart Salting Online Certification Tr

Sign up now! All MPCA Smart Salting Certification Trainings are now available online. All online trainings are open t...

MAT Staff 03 Aug, 2020

Guidance on MN Driver’s Licenses & Identif

As the election nears, towns should be aware of the information regarding the expiration dates of Minnesota driver’s lic...