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5/4/2021

Conference Committees Begin to Meet, Await Joint Budget Targets

With only two weeks to go before the Constitutionally mandated adjournment date of May 17th, Conference Committees are starting to meet to resolve differences between the omnibus budget bills passed by House and Senate.

4/27/2021

Conference Committees Named, Scheduled to Begin Meeting This Week

Nearly all of the omnibus budget bills have now passed both the DFL-controlled House and the GOP-controlled Senate and most of the Conference Committees have been named.

4/26/2021

Enter the 5th Annual Scott County FAST-TRACK Business Challenge

Enter the Scott County FAST-TRACK Business Challenge by August 31, 2021

4/20/2021

Marathon Floor Sessions on Omnibus Budget Bills

Omnibus budget bills continued to work their way through the legislative process last week with most passing through the Ways and Means and Finance committees in the House and Senate respectively.

4/19/2021

Small Cities Coronavirus CDBG-CV Program Grant Applications Due June 1

The Small Cities Development Program Unit is accepting grant applications until June 1.

4/16/2021

Submit a Fall Conference Session by May 28

Submit a session for the Fall 2021 Conference by May 28

4/13/2021

Omnibus Budget Bills Advance Out of Committee

Omnibus budget bills advance out of committee and are slated to be heard in the Finance and Ways and Means Committees this week before they head to the House and Senate for passage by each body.

4/9/2021

MN Economic Development Foundation Offers 50% Scholarships for IEDC Courses

MN Economic Development Foundation offers 50% scholarships for all IEDC professional development courses in 2021.

4/9/2021

April 29 | Minnesota: 2030 - A Framework for Economic Growth

Minnesota: 2030, the first major economic report from the Minnesota Chamber Foundation, outlines the state’s position in the national and global economy.

4/6/2021

Legislature Returns - Omnibus Budget Bills Emerge

House and Senate Finance Committees have rolled out their omnibus budget bills and will spend the week walking through the bills.