Category Archives: Environment

Conference of city leaders, led by F&H staff, sees attendance grow for third straight year

Attendance at the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Fall Conference, which was led by members of Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team, increased for a third straight year in 2019. More than 115 elected officials, city staff members and other more »

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F&H Lobbying Team Leads “Final Push” Lobby Day at the Capitol

The lobbying team at Flaherty & Hood, P.A. led the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities’ (CGMC) “final push” lobby day efforts at the Capitol on May 8. Flaherty & Hood lobbyists joined forces with city leaders from across Greater Minnesota more »

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F&H Legislative Team Leads Municipal Leaders in Lobby Day

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood coordinated and staffed the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) “Legislative Action Day” on Jan. 30 Despite subzero temperatures and icy road conditions, more than 50 city leaders from across the state still more »

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F&H Environmental Attorneys Lead Workshop for Wastewater Professionals, City Officials

On behalf of the Minnesota Environmental Science and Economic Review Board (MESERB), Flaherty & Hood’s environmental law team of Daniel Marx and Gretel Lee led a free workshop to help municipal wastewater professionals and city leaders better understand Minnesota’s wastewater more »

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F&H Welcomes Attorney Gretel Lee

Flaherty & Hood is pleased to welcome attorney Gretel Lee as the newest member of its legal team! As an associate attorney in the firm’s St. Paul office, Lee focuses her practice on environmental issues impacting communities throughout Minnesota and more »

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City Officials from Across Minnesota Attend Conference Led by F&H Staff

Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team recently staffed the 2018 Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities Summer Conference. Nearly 100 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from 50 Greater Minnesota cities convened in Mankato on July 25-27 for informative more »

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F&H Yields Results for Clients in State Bonding Bill

The lobbying team at Flaherty & Hood helped secure millions of dollars in funding for our clients this legislative session. We are proud to report that the following F&H legislative services clients received funding for specific projects or statewide funding more »

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F&H Helps Draw Attention to Municipal Water Infrastructure Funding Crisis

The media & communications and lobbying teams for Flaherty & Hood, P.A. helped coordinate media efforts this week to bring attention to the need for more state funding to address the water infrastructure funding crisis that impacts hundreds of cities more »

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CGMC Fall Conference, Led by F&H Legislative Team, Sees Record Attendance

The annual fall conference of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC), which was led by Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team, saw record attendance this year. More than 115 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from over more »

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Record Turnout for Lobbying Event Led by F&H staff

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood coordinated and staffed the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) “Legislative Action Day” on Feb. 1. The CGMC’s annual lobbying event was a huge success, with more than 120 city officials and business more »

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