Local Government

Local Government Education

  • Local Government and Finance Education -Each Fall, UW-Extension’s Local Government Center puts on  local finance workshops for town and village officials. 

The Local Government Center’s WisLine Distance Education series can be found on the LGC website at: http://lgc.uwex.edu//WisLines/index.html
Wisline Series Topics include:
      –Conducting Local Elections
      –Current Issues Affecting Local Government Officials
      –Local Land Use Planning, and Zoning
      — Board of Review Training

 Local Government News from UW-Extension’s “Local Call” blog

  • Brian Ohm Updates Land Use & Zoning Legislation and Judicial Decisions
    Next Local Land Use and Zoning WisLine is Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 10:30 am to 12:00 noon. Prof. Brain Ohm presents a program reviewing the latest Wisconsin court decisions and legislation related to land use planning and implementation. CLE and AICP credit approved. To register Online here or by phone call 608-262-0810. Brian Ohm is a […]
  • Local Government Center Hiring Budget Finance Specialist
    The Local Government Center is looking for an individual to teach, research and provide leadership in the fields of local Government finance and budgeting. Continuing fiscal strain is transforming the dynamics of finance at all levels of local government. Applied research and outreach education is needed to better understand the impacts of these changes. Loc […]
  • Local Government Essentials WisLine Teleconferences Start March 2015
    Some local government duties are a “must”.  They must be done each year, they must be done on time, accroding to statute and must be done correctly and/or effectively.  The Local Government Center has included three must have local government functions into a WisLine Teleconference series called “Local Government Essentials.”  The series begins March 16 with […]


Other Local Government Links
Wisconsin Counties Association
Wisconsin Towns Association
League of Wisconsin Municipalities

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