Veterans Preference in Discipline, Discharge or Job Elimination

Information Memo

Learn about the legal protections cities must provide to employees who are qualified veterans in discipline situations.

Published Mar 8, 2024.

HR Reference Manual Chapter 3: Discipline & Termination

HR Reference Manual

Understand the laws, practices, and policies a city should consider at the end of an employment relationship through resignation, retirement,…

Published Oct 23, 2023.

Drug and Alcohol Testing Toolkit for the City Workplace

Information Memo

Testing employees for drug and alcohol use under Minnesota law and required testing under federal Department of Transportation regulations.

Published Jul 18, 2023.

Layoffs and HR Cost-Saving Measures

Information Memo

Options for saving costs by reducing staff through furlough or layoffs. Describes alternatives such as hiring or wage freezes.

Published Sep 21, 2022.