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MTA brings you a new live webinar every month!

Make the most of your lunch break with MTA’s lunchtime learning series, Now You Know. These live one-hour webinars provide timely updates, insights from our experts and a chance to get your questions answered in real time. Each session is only $25. Register today and pay later when you select "invoice my township" at checkout. These sessions are FREE for MTA Online subscribers at the Premium Level. Learn how your township can take advantage of this new benefit here.

Here's what's coming your way in March:

FOIA – What’s All the Fuss?

Spend your lunch hour with MTA Staff Attorney Catherine Mullhaupt and find out! The next live segment in our lunchtime learning series, Now You Know, will be held Wednesday, March 3 from noon to 1 p.m. Catherine will share what you need to know about key aspects of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). From deadlines for processing requests to the calculation of fees and so much more! We’ll review common mistakes boards make, offer tips on how to avoid them and provide answers to your FOIA questions in real time.

Click here to register online now!

Is your township subscribed to MTA Online at the Premium level? You get FREE access! Registration is still required; use the links above and your discount will be applied at checkout. To watch previously recorded sessions, visit www.learn.michigantownships.org, then login and click on My Webcasts to see titles available to you.

Can’t participate live? Register now and you'll receive on-demand access in our Online Learning Center, allow you to watch the recorded version at your convenience. Click the video below to learn more!

Save the date! Here's what's coming up next:

  • April 7: OMA is Here to Stay
  • May 12: Understanding Planning: Intro to P/Z for Twp Bd members 
  • June 2: Taking Township Minutes

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