January 3, 2014

Elected Officials' Conference Keynote Speaker

Scott Paine, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Communication and Government, University of Tampa, will open the Texas Municipal League Elected Officials' Conference, February 7-9, in San Antonio. A former Tampa City Councilmember, Dr. Paine is a political analyst who has served on multiple Florida policy task forces and commissions, addressing issues of growth management, transportation, and intergovernmental relations. Mixing professional insight with powerful storytelling, Dr. Paine will share practical leadership tools to help you fully embrace your responsibilities as an elected official.

Early conference registration rates end January 23. Learn more and register.


Share Your City's Success Story: Submit a Municipal Excellence Award Application

TML's Excellence Awards celebrate a job well done by your staff and community, and inspire municipal excellence and innovation. The awards competition is divided into two population categories-cities less than 25,000 in population and cities over 25,000 in population. Within each of the two population categories, there are five subject categories-management innovations, communication programs, city spirit, public safety, and public works. The deadline to submit applications is June 6, 2014. For a listing of past winners and to apply, visit the TML Municipal Excellence Awards page on the TML website. 


The TML Buyer's Guide is a searchable database of products and services offered by TML associate members. The Buyer's Guide database allows you to browse through an alphabetical list of firms or search for a product or service category. Use the Buyer's Guide to explore solutions for your city.

If you have questions about the online guide, please contact the TML Member Services Department.


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We use TML's Facebook page to promote services that cities provide, like clean water, parks, and public safety. Facebook is also a fun way to connect with city officials and citizens, through interesting quotes, our new question of the week, and Time Travel Through Texas photos.  Be sure to like us on Facebook.


Twitter is primarily used to inform you about happenings throughout the state - events hosted by our member cities, TML's upcoming workshops and conferences, and the Legislative Session. Twitter can help the busy city official, staff member, and legislator stay informed!  Follow us on Twitter
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