Aristotle is proud to be an exhibitor and attendee at the Arkansas Municipal League 88th Convention, June 15–17, 2022. Look for our booth to meet with the Aristotle Team: Jonathan Duncan, Business Development Specialist, and Kathleen McDonald, Regulatory and Compliance Officer. Aristotle is a proud technology partner to Arkansas communities!
The Arkansas Municipal League will hold its 88th Convention June 12-14 at the Statehouse Convention Center and Marriott Hotel in Little Rock. Municipal officials from across the state will elect new officers, update the League’s policies and goals, and discuss local and national issues affecting municipalities.
North Little Rock Mayor Joe Smith, League president, and Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin, first vice president, will preside during the Convention. Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson will address the Convention during the noon Awards Luncheon on Thursday, June 13.
Key topics will include an overview of legislation passed during the 92nd General Assembly of the Arkansas Legislature that impacts cities and towns, the role of municipal employers when it comes to medical marijuana, small cell technology and broadband expansion, utilizing the new Opportunity Zones for economic development, and numerous legal issues affecting municipalities.
The Convention will include 21 concurrent workshops covering subjects of municipal interest, including the collection of online sales tax, FOIA’s new audio recording requirement, cybersecurity, building design regulations, street and infrastructure funding, and more.
The Convention will also include three hours of the League’s Voluntary Certified Continuing Education Program for municipal officials.