Get the learning you need, when you need it, with MTA's "Now You Know" webinars
MTA's Now You Know series provides timely updates and insights from our experts in a convenient one-hour format. If you missed one of the live webinars, here's where you can find recorded versions of each Now You Know episode. Simply add the session(s) that interest you to your cart, then continue through the checkout process for immediate access.
Is your township a subscriber to our MTA Online Premium Pass? If so, you already have access to nearly every Now You Know recording. To start watching, login then click on "My Webcasts" to see all webcasts available to you. Select the title of the webcast you wish to view, then look for the "View Recording" button. Interested in taking advantage of this great value for your township? Learn more here.
Get an overview of the recent renewable energy siting laws and how they impact your township.
Get a thorough overview of the financial reports townships use, plus tips on recognizing any budget-related red flags.
This one-hour webinar delves into the relationship between your township attorney and the board, as well as other related issues.
This one-hour webinar explores the different types of employment classification that townships may deal with.
This one-hour webinar explores the ins and outs of township-wide special assessment districts and their uses.
This one-hour webinar reviews the roles and responsibilities of the zoning administrator in township governance.
The township board has to set your township’s tax rates every September, and the L-4029 is at the heart of that process. Learn more about these rates and how to complete the required form.
- Recorded On: 07/13/2022
Get an overview of options every township should consider in their approach to effective enforcement.
Hear from a certified assessor about proactive steps you can take to ensure your township's assessing functions are running smoothly.
Get a quick, one-hour update on all aspects of managing your township meetings.
Get a quick one-hour review of tax collection basics, designed with the whole board in mind.
- Recorded On: 10/01/2021
Get an overview of the elections process for your entire board.
Review the types of township boards, commissions and committees, including the procedures for appointments and the authority granted to each type of statutory body.
Join us as we learn about the differences between the March, July and December boards of review.
- Recorded On: 05/12/2021
Get an overview on what every board member should know to better understand your township’s planning and zoning program.
This session covers a review of statutory requirements and a practical approach to setting public office pay.
Save the dates!
MTA hosts new Now You Know webinars each month! Save the date for future live sessions, including:
- March 22: Legislative Insights
- April 10: Public Use of Township Facilities
- May 8: Cemetery Services
- June 5: Blight Buster
- July 12: Summer Legislative Update
- August 7: Prudent Policies
- Sept. 18: Elections: Ready/Set/Go!
- Oct. 16: In the Transition
- Nov. 13: Onboarding New Officials
- Dec. 18: Michigan’s Other Duck Season
For more details, visit https://michigantownships.org/learning/now-you-know ecorded versions of each session are typically available for purchase or viewing within 1 week of the recording date.