March Madness 2018

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March Madness Vs. Sense & Sensibility
 Tuesday, March 6 & Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Radisson hotel, 605 e Broadway avenue, Bismarck nd 58501

The complexity of municipal government today can drive a person wild. Before you feel the need to plead insanity, we can help! Join us for this two day workshop on March 6-7, 2018 at the Radisson Hotel in Bismarck.

Click here to register!
Click here to view the full agenda.
** We will be holding a conference call during the budget preparation session on Wednesday, March 7 at 2:15 pm for those that would like to listen in. You can join the call free of charge by calling 866-831-8713 and use the conference ID "Budget"

Optional Tuesday Event: Grant Writing Workshop
Tuesday, March 6, 8:00 a.m. - Noon
Registration is $15 and includes refreshments. MGA members will receive 4 credits for attending this workshop.
This workshop is limited to 50 participants and pre-registration is required!

Kick off March Madness by participating in this optional add-on session designed to improve your grant writing skills. Upon completion of this workshop you will be able to...
  • Know how to research for and find available grants.
  • Create the fundamental elements of a grant writing proposal package such as the cover letter, summary, introduction, problem statement, project description, evaluation, letters of support, budget and appendices.
  • Customize a proposal to match a grant maker's interest. 

Hotel Reservation Information:
Call the Radisson Hotel directly at 701-255-6000 (specify the NDLC18 room block).
The room block will be released on February 15th, 2018.
The room rate is $81.90 plus tax (single) and $95.10 plus tax (double).

You can visit the host hotel's website by clicking here.
The Radisson Hotel is located in downtown Bismarck, you can visit downtown Bismarck's website by clicking here.

This workshop is open to all elected and appointed local officials.
MGA members can receive up to 14 MGA credits for attending March Madness.