Center for Small Towns
Believing in a bright, prosperous future for rural Minnesota.
Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Nonprofit advocacy organization representing 59 cities outside the Twin Cities area. A list of member cities, with links to their sites if possible. Mission, events calendar, press releases, position statements on issues.
League of Minnesota Cities
Organization supports local government through education and networking, analysis, cooperative risk management, and advocacy. FAQs, vendor guide, directory of cities, legislative updates.
Local Government Information Systems Association
A consortium of Minnesota cities dedicated to saving taxpayer dollars by sharing data processing costs.
Minnesota Association of Townships
Non-profit voluntary association representing Minnesota townships. Speaks for township government, conducts research, acts as a liaison to other levels of government. 23% of Minnesotans live in townships, and township roads and bridges account for nearly half the miles of Minnesota roadways.
Minnesota Place Names: A Geographical Encyclopedia
Names of villages, cities, and townships, islands, bodies of water, and counties. Gives historical background. Searchable.
Color PDF maps show public roads, railroads, airports, bodies of water, city boundaries. From the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Updated annually.
Townships in Minnesota
Alphabetical list of all townships in the state, as of the 2000 Census. Tells which county each is in.