Session 1 will take place at the the Texas Municipal Center-First Floor Conference Room, 1821 Rutherford Lane, Austin.
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Municipal Law 101
With which basic municipal laws must you be familiar? Statutes covering such issues as open government, ethics, employment, and purchasing will be discussed.
Addresses ICMA Practice Groups 3 and 12
Handout 1 Handout 2 Handout 3
Texas Municipal League Legal Staff
10:00 – 10:15 a.m.
10:15 – 11:45 a.m.
Council, Manager, and Staff Relations
How do city management professionals establish and maintain successful relationships and work effectively with the city council and city staff?
Addresses ICMA Practice Groups 5 and 6
Pam Frederick, Mayor; and Jay Abercrombie, City Manager, City of Bullard
11:45 a.m. – Noon
Tying it All Together
Kelly Kuenstler, City Manager, City of Leon Valley