Monthly Archives: November 2012

Flaherty & Hood Successfully Defends Greater Minnesota City in District Court

Flaherty & Hood Senior Attorney Robert Scott successfully defended a Greater Minnesota city in District Court in a lawsuit brought by residents of the City who sought to compel the City to hold a special election on their petition to enact an ordinance pursuant to the initiative process outlined the City’s Charter. Continue reading

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CGMC Fall Conference

Flaherty & Hood staffed the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities’ Fall Conference, Nov. 14-16 at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria. Continue reading

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MESERB Fall Meeting

Steve Nyhus and Elizabeth Wefel assisted in hosting the 2012 Fall Meeting of the Minnesota Environmental Science and Economic Review Board (MESERB) in Fergus Falls. Continue reading

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Prospects Good for Bonding Bill in 2013 Session

Despite the fact that there have been modest Capital Investment bills the last two sessions, there is still a lot of pent up demand for a bonding bill in 2013. Continue reading

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Welcome, Mike Miller!

Flaherty & Hood would like to welcome our new Senior Lobbyist Mike Miller. Continue reading

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Flaherty & Hood’s “Thank LGA” is a Media Success

Throughout the summer and fall, Glen Fladeboe and Bradley Peterson have been traveling around Greater Minnesota to lead community leader roundtable discussions on the importance of the local government aid (LGA) program. Continue reading

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Candidate Forums Draw Attention to Greater Minnesota Priority Issues

On behalf of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC), Flaherty & Hood staff organized candidate forums for open and competitive legislative races throughout Greater Minnesota. Continue reading

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