Advocate in Annapolis with MACo’s Tips for Testifying

Maryland's 90-day legislative session has begun. Thousands of bills will be introduced and hundreds of them will affect county governments. Will you be ready to testify if needed? MACo's Legislative Committee decides the Association's positions on bills, which are analyzed and coordinated by MACo's team of policy experts. The testimony and perspective of county elected officials and professionals carries a lot of weight in a bill hearing. If you're interested in testifying with MACo on…

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See How It Went: Photo Recap of #MACoCon “Charting the Course”

MACo’s 2019 Winter Conference – “Charting the Course” – on January 2-4 focused county government priorities and legislative strategies. The full conference schedule and program of events can be viewed online. Save the date for MACo’s next Winter Conference: December 4-6, 2019 at the Hyatt in Cambridge, MD (this conference is held in December for 3 years of every 4, with the post-election conference being held in January to allow newly elected officials from the…

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2019 Summer #MACoCon Will Blow You Away: “Winds of Change” Explores What’s New and What’s Now in MD Govt

MACo's 2019 Summer Conference will focus on how government is constantly evolving and what that means for our counties. "Winds of Change" will focus on the changes being seen at every level of government and constituent services and how counties are harnessing that momentum for the good of all Marylanders. From the digital revolution of service delivery and communication to the always evolving threats to public safety, county governments need to be on the cutting…

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1 Way to Get the Most Out of #MACoCon – NEW MOBILE APP!

MACo’s Winter Conference is just ONE WEEK AWAY! Preview the event by checking out the schedule, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors, and attendees through our NEW mobile app, sponsored by Nationwide Retirement Solutions. Instructions for your FREE download: Delete the old MACo app, if you have it – this one is all new! Access the App Store/Google Play: search for “MACo" Download the FREE app (thanks, Nationwide!) Use the same email address you used for conference registration…

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2 Stops You Need to Make at Winter #MACoCon

MACo's Winter Conference, "Charting the Course," is just two weeks away. With a full three-day schedule and plenty of "something for everyone," here are two stops you should plan on making: 1. Exhibits Our expanded exhibit space will host  exhibitors in the main conference center foyer, in Choptank ABC, and on the second floor landing leading to the hotel. View our list of exhibitors and plan to stop by and learn more about their cost-saving…

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Academy Graduates: Register Today for “Building Your Leadership Capacity: Influencing Change”

The Academy for Excellence in Local Governance, a voluntary certificate course for local government officials and professionals, will hold a Graduate course focusing on leadership on January 18, 2019. The Academy for Excellence in Local Governance certificate program was founded by MACo and MML, is facilitated by the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy, and is sponsored by the Local Government Insurance Trust (LGIT). The Academy Graduate Program was designed to provide continuing education…

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3 Types of People You’ll Meet at Winter #MACoCon

MACo’s Winter Conference on January 2-4, 2019 will draw hundreds of individuals from across all levels of the public and private sectors to Cambridge, MD, to discuss what's next for Maryland. 1. REGISTRANTS 482 Individuals from all levels of government and the private sector (with more registering daily!) – view the list of who's attending. 2. EXHIBITORS 60 Exhibiting Organizations representing many different industries from healthcare, to retirement services, to environmental issues and more –…

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Bringing A Guest to #MACoCon? Our Guest Tour Features Caroline County Arts, Fun, and Food!

MACo's Winter Conference on January 2-4, 2019 offers something for everyone - including guests and spouses of registrants and exhibitors! Guests and spouses can participate in a day-long tour of nearby Caroline County while conference registrants are in sessions. MACo's Winter Conference is a three-day event featuring educational sessions, cost-saving exhibits, and numerous meetings and briefings all held at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Hotel in Cambridge, MD. Guests and spouses of registered attendees…

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4 Reminders You Need to See Before #MACoCon
Hundreds of local government stakeholders will gather to learn about county priorities, issues, and solutions at MACo's Winter Conference
4 Reminders You Need to See Before #MACoCon

MACo's Winter Conference is coming up on January 2-4, 2019. Here are a few reminders you don't want to miss... 1. REGISTER! If you haven't registered yet, do it soon! You don't want to miss this. Our current low rates are available through December 21. 2. Reserve your discounted hotel room HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS: Reserve a room at the Holiday Inn (about 1.5 miles from the the Hyatt) by calling 410-221-9900. Ask for the Maryland…

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Too Big To Fail: Pulling Together for Emergency Response

MACo's Winter Conference on January 2-4, 2019 offers "something for everyone" with topics in every area of county service - emergency response being a subject that spans all counties from large to small, rural to urban, this is a session not to be missed! Too Big To Fail: Pulling Together for Emergency Response Description: A major disaster can quickly overwhelm your county’s local response capabilities – triggering the need to ask for help from neighboring…

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