Category Archives: Transportation

F&H celebrates the passage of legislation to finish Highway 14 expansion

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood is celebrating the passage of legislation that the Minnesota Department of Transportation says will finally complete the four-lane expansion of U.S. Highway 14 between the cities of Nicollet and New Ulm. This 12-mile more »

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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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City Leaders from Across Greater MN Attend Conference Led By F&H Staff

More than 100 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from over 50 Greater Minnesota cities attended the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) annual Fall Conference, which was led by staff members from Flaherty & Hood’s legislative 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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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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Legislative Team Helps City Leaders Make Final Push for a ‘Do-Something’ Session

The Flaherty & Hood legislative and media relations teams led nearly 40 city leaders from the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) in a “final push” lobby day and ice cream social at the State Legislature on May 11. The more »

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Amanda Duerr Serves on Panel at Transportation Group’s Annual Meeting

Flaherty & Hood lobbyist Amanda Duerr was invited to serve as a panelist at the U.S. Highway 169 Corridor Coalition’s annual meeting on Nov. 20. Panelists discussed transportation needs and priorities, as well as the prospects for increased funding in more »

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