12/12/11 – Morning Buzz

Job Opening

Assistant Management Analyst, Metro Regional Government – apply by 12/14


Questions for Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown

Please email Kathy Mollusky (kmollusky@westlinnoregon.gov) if you have a question or topic that you would like Oregon SoS Kate Brown to address at the ELGL lunch forum on Wednesday.

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In the Headlines

The economy makes headway. So do efforts to renew stimulus


For Oregon leaders, it’s all together now


League of Oregon Cities – Local Focus, December edition

Articles include:

  • Councilor Roles & Authority
  • When Is a Dollar Not a Dollar?
  • Determining Your Comparables
  • New W-2 Reporting Requirement
  • CIS Workers Comp Program
  • Saving Trees After a Storm


Volunteers Needed for Task Force on Financing ICMA

The ICMA Executive Board is convening a task force of members to evaluate ICMA’s revenue sources and specifically the membership dues structure in the overall context of how ICMA is financed and funded. The last task force on financing ICMA met in 2003-2004 and issued their final report in 2004.