2014 Municipal Professionals Institute

July 14-18, 2014 and July 21-23, 2014

Maps & Locations:

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
2100 Green Hills Drive
Ames, IA

Gateway Hotel Map
Research Park/CPMI Bldg. Directions
Ames City Hall Map & Directions

Fees:

Registration fees differ per course and year. Fees can be estimated using the most recent registration form found in the 2014 Program and Registration Brochure.

Scholarships:

Click the following links to download this year's application and eligibility information.

Courses:

Week 1:

Week 2:

   
BA101MPI: Elements of a City Financial System CL301MPI: Parliamentary Procedures
BA110MPI: Basics of a Personnel System CL310MPI: Legal Aspects of Minutes
BA120MPI-1: Introduction to Public Speaking CL315MPI: Writing Resolutions and Ordinances
BA120MPI-2: Fundamentals of Public Speaking CL320MPI: Records Management
BA125MPI: Written Communications CL325MPI: Iowa Open Meeting Law
BA130MPI: Understanding Legal Terms CL329MPI: Clerks Role in Elections
BA140MPI: Ethics for Public Officials CL330MPI: Office Administration/P&Z/Nuisance
BA145MPI: Working with Public Officials FN110MPI: General Ledger Accounting
BA149MPI: Working with Citizens FN401MPI: Iowa City Budgeting System & Capital Planning & Budgeting
BA150MPI: Group Dynamics and Team Building FN406MPI: Financing Options and Economic Development
BA155MPI: Principles of Effective Management FN409MPI: Public Funds Investing
FX201MPI: Administrative Law and Procedures FN415MPI: Accounting, Auditing and other Fiscal Responsibilities
FX210MPI: Managing Risks & Purchasing Insurance  
FX220MPI: Intergovernmental Relations  
FX230MPI: The Fine Art of Negotiations  
FX240MPI: Coping with Controversy  
FX250MPI: Best Practices in City Government  
FX290MPI: E-Reporting & Communications for the Clerk's Office  

Examination:

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Instructors:

MPI Instructor Bios 

Dining Options:

Download an Ames Food Guide

Past Institutes:

2013 Institute

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