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HR Reference Manual Chapter 7: Personnel Policies

HR Reference Manual

Learn about public sector personnel practices that can be effectively managed by following well written policy language.

Published Jan 2, 2024.

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 9: Working Conditions for Public Employees

Handbook Chapter

Learn about required worker safety protections under the OSHA and required employee benefits under state workers’ compensation law.

Published Sep 15, 2023.

Management of Personnel Files

Information Memo

Find out what records should be in a personnel file, and which should be in other special types of files.

Published Aug 25, 2023.

Firearm Regulation and Cities

Information Memo

Understand how state laws affect a city’s ability to prohibit guns on city property.

Published Jul 27, 2023.

Drug and Alcohol Testing Toolkit for the City Workplace

Information Memo

Testing employees for drug and alcohol use under Minnesota law and required testing under federal Department of Transportation regulations.

Published Jul 18, 2023.

Adult-Use Cannabis: What Cities Need to Know

Get answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) on what cities need to know regarding Minnesota's new law on adult-use cannabis.

Published Jun 12, 2023.

Mandated Reporter Training for Youth Programs

Get answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about a new law requiring mandatory reporting by youth recreation program employees who…

Published May 8, 2023.

HR Reference Manual Chapter 1: City Employment Basics

HR Reference Manual

Learn successful human resources practices and find brief introductions to applicable state and federal laws.

Published Feb 6, 2023.

State Employment Law Considerations for Remote and Relocated Workers

Minnesota cities need to make sure they comply with the laws of any states their employees are working from.

Published Feb 2, 2022.