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Keeping Beehives in a Residential Neighborhood
Keeping Honey Bees in a Residential Area
Keeping the Proceeds of Utility Overbillings
Keeping Two Horses on Property
Kingsport City Manager Search Interview Training
Kingsport Code Enforcement Review
Kingsport, Tennessee, Fire Protection Management Study
Kingston Green Technology Committee Goals and Objectives
Kitchen Manager Working Chef
Knox County Term Life Insurance Services RFP
Labor Relations Manager/EEO Officer
Laboratory Technician
Laborer, Skilled
Lakeland, Tennessee, Fire Station Location Study
Land Swap between the City and Owner of Private Property
Landfill Application and Service Agreement
Landfill Operator
Landowner's Liability under Tennessee's Natural Flow Rule
Landscape Architect
Landscape Architect/Project Coordinator
Landscape Ordinance Manual
Landscape Planner / Horticulturist
Landscape Technician
Lateral Transfer Survey Results
Law Enforcement Off-Duty Employment, or Moonlighting
Laws Applying to Municipal-Sponsored Festivals and Fairs
Laying a Motion on the Table While a Vote Is Being Taken
Lead Lineworker
The Learning Projects of Municipal Elected Officials: an Executive Summary
Lease Agreement for a City-Owned Building
Lease versus Purchase of Public Facilities: Pros and Cons
Lease with Airport and Appointment to Electric System Board
Leasing a Garbage Truck
Leasing of Municipal Cemeteries
Leave Accrual for Exempt and Non-Exempt Employees: an MTAS Survey
Leave Equivalency Schedules for Employees Working Different Schedules
Leave for Employees for Their Observance of Religious Holidays
Leave for Training Due to Voluntary Military Promotions
Leave Request Form
Lebanon Mayoral Powers Under City Charter
Legal Effect of Warning Signs
Legal Effect on the City for an Illegally Issued Building or Zoning Permit
Legal Fees and Court Costs of a City Employee
Legal Requirement for an Architect to Design Public Buildings
Legal Services Employment Agreement
Legality and Breach of City-County Contract for Sales Tax Allocation
Legality of a Business Owner to Put Iron Rods on the Edge of a Highway
Legality of a Christian Cross Located on Top of a Water Tower
Legality of a Combination Design-Build Contract
Legality of a Contract
Legality of a Contract of Employment Entered into by the Utility Department
Legality of a Garbage Contract by City with One Company
Legality of Annexing a Piece of Property by Referendum
Legality of City-County Sales Tax Allocation Agreement
Legality of City in Accepting a Certain "Street"
Legality of Donut Hole Annexations
Legality of Fire Department Fees
Legality of Open-Ended Sales Tax Sharing Agreement with County
Legality of Ordinance Permitting the Carrying of the Army or Navy Pistol in the Open Hand
Legality of Requiring Police Officer Candidates to Move into the City If They Are Hired
Legality of the County Charging a Tipping Fee
Legality of Using a Facsimile Signature on a Check
Legality of Using City Employees and Inmates from the County Penal Farm at a Civic Festival
Legality of Utility Service Contract Between State and City
Legality of Wrecker Ordinance
Legislation Creating MTAS
Length of Term of Members of the Utility Board Who Are Also Members of the City Council
Letter for Employee with Salary Issue
Letter of Employment
Levying an Amusement Tax
Levying Personal Property Taxes on Privately-Owned Property at the Airport
Levying Taxes to Fund the Operation of City Schools and the Methods of School Consolidation
Liability and Ownership of Sidewalks
Liability for Codes Inspections
Liability for Private Sprinkler Systems
Liability for Sewer Back-Ups
Liability of City Council for Mispaid Salaries
Liability of City for Damages under the Tennessee Governmental Tort Liability Act
Liability Questions
Librarian's Pay and Benefits
Library Organization and Supervision
Library Staff In-Service Days: A Survey Conducted for the City of Harriman
Lien Use and Collection: A Survey Conducted for Chattanooga
Liens for Demolition and Clean Up
Liens for Slum Clearance and Clean Up
Limiting the Location of Beekeeping through Zoning
Line Item Approval for the City of Lebanon
Line Supervisor
Liquor by the Drink
Liquor by the Drink
Liquor by the Drink
Liquor by the Drink Referendum
Liquor Sales from a Liquor Store Drive-Up Window
Listing of Debts and Assets for GASB Compliance
Litigation Taxes
Live Fire Training by the Fire Department in Acquired Structures
Livingston's Community Visioning Process
Local Approval of General Laws of Local Application
Local Funding for Street/Road Expenditures: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Local Government Documents: A Checklist for Tennessee Public Libraries
Local Government Exemption Authorization
Local Option Sales Tax Revenue Sharing Agreements
Local Preference in Purchasing Policy
Locating an Interpreter
Location of a Cemetery
Longevity Pay Survey Results
Maintaining Health Insurance Coverage on a City Employee's Dependants While the Employee is on FMLA Leave
Maintaining the Appropriate Level of Unrestricted Fund Balance in the General Fund
Maintenance and Operation of Street Lighting on Interstate Highways
Maintenance Clerk
Maintenance of Private Streets
Maintenance Worker
Making a Lawful Donation or Contribution to Civic or Charitable Organizations
Making a Motion Concerning an Item That Is Not on the Agenda
Making a Police Department Operational
Making a Prospective Appointment to Fill the Office of City Council Member
Making the Mayor Follow the Agenda
Management of City Parks
Manager of a Bank in Which the City Has a Payroll Account, Checking Account and Several CDs, Serving as Alderman
Managing the Drug Fund
Managing the Drug Fund
Mandatory Retirement Age for Police and Firefighters
Mandatory Retirement for Public Safety Employees
Marketing & Operations Manager
Maryville Police Department Home Fleet Program
Massage Parlor and Technicians Ordinance
Massage Parlor License Application
Master Patrolman Program
Material on the Regulation of Adult Bookstores
Maximum Fee For Bad Checks
May the City Commissioners Meet With the City Manager and the Candidates for the City Manager Position Without Public Notice of the Meeting?
Mayor's Appointment of Staff
Mayor's Authority Relative to the Authority of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen.
Mayor's Compensation and COLA
Mayor's Obligation to Carry Out the Will of the Board
Mayor's Replacement of Planning Commission
Mayor's Right to Make Motions and Speak on Matters before the City Council
Mayor's Right to Vote or Make Motions
Mayor's Salary
Mayor's Salary and COLA
Mayor's Salary and Compensation Are Not the Same Thing
Mayor's Vote in a Tie
Mayor's Voting in Planning Commission Meetings
Mayor Hires Family Member of Alderman as New City Clerk
Mayor Making Nominations
Mayor May Vote to Break a Tie
Mayor Pro Tem to Hire Consulting Attorney
Mayor Refuses to Take an Oath of Office
Mayor Serving as Unpaid Volunteer Reserve Police Officer
Mayor Voting on the Ordinance Adopting the Budget When That Budget Proposes an Increase in Salary for the Mayor
Mayor Wishes to Appoint One of the Aldermen to the Planning Commission When the Mayor and One of the Aldermen Are Already Members of the Planning Commission
Mayoral Elections in Council Manager Cities: an MTAS Survey
Mayoral Proclamation
Mayoral Staffing in Selected Tennessee Cities: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
McCain-Feingold Campaign Reform Act
McMinnville Goal-Setting Report
McMinnville, Tennessee, Fire Station Study
Meaning of a Full Board
Meaning of Majority Vote for Planning Commission
Measuring Methods Used in Beer Distance Regulations
Meeting ADA Standards for City Hall
Meeting Agenda Process
Meeting Residency Requirement When Alderman Moves Outside the City
Member of Board of Mayor and Aldermen Serving as City's Housing Director
Membership of the Industrial Development Board
Memorandum of Understanding for the Operation of a Community Garden
Memorializing in City Hall: an MTAS Survey
Memphis Code on Panhandling
Meter Reader
Metropolitan Government
Metropolitan Lynchburg/Moore County Safety Policy
Minimum Space Regulations for Dwellings in Subdivisions
Minority Set-Aside Program
Minority Set-Asides
Minority Set-Asides
Miscellaneous Local Taxes and Fees
Misuse of City Equipment in Political Campaigns
MMA Level III Practicum: A Proposal for the Development of a Central Citizens Customer Service Center
Mobile Homes as Preexisting Nonconforming Uses
Model Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm Response Policy
A Model Employment Application (2012)
Model Landscaping Ordinances
Model Municipal Debt Policy
Model Ordinance Amending Home Rule Charter and Suggested Ballot Questions
Model Press Release for Fire Hydrant Inspections and Flow Testing
Model Private Act Charters
Model Public Records Policy
Model Resolution Directing Payment of Tax Equivalents
Model Safety Policy
Model Stormwater Ordinance 2011: Written for the 2010 Small MS4 Permit and Construction General Permit Reissuance (Revised 5/14/13)
Model Stormwater Utility Ordinance
Model Succession Plan
Modified vs Manager Commission
Moral Turpitude
Moratorium on Building Permits and Changes in Zoning Pending a Comprehensive Review of the City's Zoning Ordinance
Morristown City Administrator Job Description
Morristown Fire Department Driver Training Standard Operating Guideline
Morristown Fleet Management Survey
Morristown Police (or Fire) Chief Annual Evaluation
Morristown, Tennessee, Fire Services Study
Mosquito Control: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Motor Vehicle Privilege Tax
Mount Carmel Methadone Ordinance
Mount Juliet City Manager Resume Review Worksheet
Mountainous Residential District Regulations
Moving a Building to Another Piece of Property
Mowing (Generic)
MS4 Stormwater Documents 2010
MS4 Stormwater Documents 2016
MTAS Compensation Philosophy and Plan: an MTAS Survey
MTAS Comprehensive Management Review Checklist
MTAS Firefighter Meals: an MTAS Survey
MTAS Health Insurance Benefits: an MTAS Survey
MTAS Survey of Impoundment Fees and Boarding Charges for Animal Control
Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, Fire Services Study
Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee, Comprehensive Fire Management Overview
Municipal and Personal Liability Under the Tennessee Tort Liability Act Made Simple
Municipal Bonds
Municipal Boundaries
Municipal Code Citation
Municipal Codes Inspector
Municipal Contributions to High School Newspapers
Municipal Court Clerk
Municipal Court Costs
Municipal Court Judge Survey
Municipal Court Reform Act of 2004
Municipal Courts Survey
The Municipal Financial Indicators Evaluation Kit: An Easy-to-Use, Easy-to-Understand Kit for Evaluating Financial Condition
Municipal Judge, Without Concurrent Jurisdiction, Hearing State Misdemeanor Charges
Municipal Legal Expense and Attorney Compensation Survey
Municipal Officers, Municipal Employees, Ministerial Officers, and General Supervision
Municipal Purchasing Act
Municipal Regulations Governing Blasting
Municipal Swimming Pools and Admission Fees: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library for the City of Collinwood
Municipal Utility Donations to Non-Profit Corporations
Municipal Utility Rate Survey (MURTS) (2008)
Municipal Work on Private Property
Municipality May Have to Return Money Paid By a User Who Was Billed for Sewer Service When No Sewer Service Was Provided or Available
Murfreesboro Fire Department 2010 Annual Report
MUTCD and Engineering Study for Traffic Light
Mutual Aid
Mutual Aid Update
The Need for a City Administrator
The Need for Professional Management Experience
Negotiating Price with the Low Bidder When There Is Only One Bid on a Municipal Purchase
Nepotism and Step-Children
Network Installation Technician
Network Technician
New City Council Reverses Vote of Old Council on Beer Permit
New Expense Accounts for Board of Mayor and Aldermen
New Financial Disclosure Required for Tax Abatements
New Officials' Tips
New Youth Sports Concussion and Head Injury Law Effective January 1, 2014
NFPA Rules Governing Exits from Existing Business Occupancies
Nolensville, Tennessee, Fire Services Study
Nomination for Filling the Vacancy on a City Council
Non-Resident of a Town Holding the Office of Alderman
Nonresident Voter and General Law Charter
Nonresident Voters
Norris Citizen Survey
Norris City Manager Evaluation
The Northeast Guide for Estimating Staffing at Publicly and Privately Owned Wastewater Treatment Plants
Notice of a Special Meeting
Notification Necessary to Advertise Meetings of the Solid Waste Planning Board
Nuisance Abatement
Number of Board Members in Selected Cities
Number of Salaried Mayors, City Administrators and Managers by Population of Cities
Number of Votes Required to Adopt Private Acts That Are Local in Effect

Last Updated 08/18/2016

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