County Officials Comment on February Forecast, Announce 2018 Legislative Priorities Focused on Mental Health Bonding InitiativeST. PAUL, MN – Today over 250 county commissioners and officials from nearly every Minnesota county gathered at the Minnesota State Capitol as part of “County Day at the Capitol,” organized by the Association of Minnesota Counties. Officials met with state legislators to advocate for their 2018 legislative priorities. Download press release.
(St. Paul, MN)--- Association of Minnesota Counties (AMC) 2018 president Isanti County Commissioner Susan Morris delivered her ‘State of the Counties’ address on March 1 to nearly 300 county officials from across Minnesota who gathered in St. Paul last week for the association’s annual legislative conference.
From left to right: Past President Gary Hendrickx (Swift), 2nd Vice President Rich Sve (lake), President Susan Morris (Isanti), 1st Vice President Scott Schulte (Anoka), Secretary/Treasurer Mary Jo McGuire (Ramsey).
Association of Minnesota Counties sent a letter signed by 227 county officials to all Minnesota state legislators urging a compromise solution on comprehensive transportation funding for roads, bridges, and transit before the legislative session adjourns.