MACo’s Hiring – Policy Advocate with Legal Background

MACo's Policy Team is seeking a high-impact professional with legal experience, to lead county advocacy on a portfolio of public policy issues, and coordinate county interests and actions on liability and employment matters. Sound like a fit? Apply today! MACo is seeking a Policy and Legal Counsel to join our policy team, take a lead role on a series of policy areas, coordinate work with county offices of law, and offer in-house legal perspectives. Applications…

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NACo’s Annual Conference Comes to Maryland – Register Today!

The National Association of Counties will hold its annual conference in Prince George's County, Maryland, this July - register today for the in-person/remote hybrid offering designed to benefit county leaders from all corners of the country. Please join county elected and appointed officials from across the country in Prince George’s County, Maryland for the National Association of Counties (NACo) 2021 Annual Conference & Exposition. Network, learn and connect through in-person and virtual attendance options and…

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U.S. Senator Ben Cardin Discusses the American Rescue Plan with MACo Members

On March 12th, 2021 United States Senator Ben Cardin hosted a virtual town hall with MACo members to discuss the American Rescue Plan. Nearly 100 participants joined Senator Cardin this morning to discuss the recently passed American Rescue Plan and its impact on local governments. Senator Cardin praised counties' actions during the pandemic saying, "county leaders have done an incredible service to people of our state during these challenging days". Senator Cardin answered questions from…

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Resilient. Responsive… Ready. The Summer #MACoCon Theme and Call for Proposals is Here

MACo's Summer Conference is scheduled for August 18-21, 2021. Submit speaker proposals by April 15! MACo is pleased to announce that we are starting preliminary planning to hold our 2021 Summer Conference in person at the Roland Powell Convention Center in Ocean City. Capacity will be limited and safety protocols will be in place, but one thing that won't change is the high quality of the educational offerings. Sessions will focus on challenges and lessons…

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Senator Cardin Speaks to Maryland County Leaders About Pandemic Assistance

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin this week hosted a virtual town hall for Maryland county leaders to review the most recent federal COVID-19 relief package, preview the 117th Congress, and answer questions from the nearly 100 participants. U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, Maryland’s senior U.S. Senator and the top-ranking Democrat on the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee, addressed the adversity that MACo’s membership faces due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Senator Cardin answered questions about federal resources for…

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Virginia White Marks 10 Years With MACo

Join us in congratulating Member Services Director Virginia White, who this week celebrated 10 years since she joined the MACo team! Virginia White, who now leads the Member Services side of the MACo staff, has been managing MACo's conferences and events for ten years now. Through that time, MACo has enjoyed great leaps in innovation under her watch and reliable hand -- with notable growth in conference attendance and educational offerings each year. In her…

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Don’t Forget to Register for Academy for Excellence Winter Series Courses: “Public Information Act” and “Conducting Effective Meetings”

MACo’s Winter Series is almost complete. Be sure to register for our highly popular Academy for Excellence in Local Governance Core Courses, “Public Information Act” (Dec 16) and “Conducting Effective Meetings” (Dec 17). WINTER SERIES ACADEMY CORE COURSES If taken live (ie, not through the recorded version), these courses count toward Core Credit for registered Fellows of the Academy for Excellence in Local Governance certificate program. Public Information Act (December 16, 10:00 - 11:30 pm) -…

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The Future of Transportation is Approaching at 311 MPH!

Don’t miss MACo’s Winter Series session on how transportation can transform how you live, work, and travel. MACo’s Winter Series includes content directly aimed at solving common governance and administrative challenges. This session will focus on the development of a superconducting maglev system and the importance of this service to the Maryland economy.  Northeast Maglev, a MACo Bronze Corporate Partner, will host a prerecorded session on the future of Maryland transportation. Register for MACo’s Winter…

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Are You In Control of Your Health Care Costs?

Don’t miss MACo’s Winter Series session on ways to control your health care costs. MACo’s Winter Series includes content directly aimed at solving common governance and administrative challenges. This session will focus on how to handle the rise of health care costs and how you control this rise.  LGIT Health, a MACo Bronze Corporate Partner, will host a prerecorded session on managing your health care costs while still offering exceptional coverage for your employees. Register…

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