Registration for GMA's Annual Convention will be available beginning at 9:00 am on Tuesday, March 15.


Go to online registration.


GMA recommends that you bypass the GMA web site and access the online registration link - https://show.jspargo.com/gma16 - directly on Tuesday, March 15.


Proceed to the GMA home page.


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Advancing a New Wave of Urban Competitiveness
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The Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Initiative on Innovation and Placemaking
This handbook offers concrete strategies for mayors and their administrations to facilitate the rise of innovation districts—small geographic areas within cities where research universities, medical institutions, and companies cluster and connect with start-ups, accelerators, and incubators.
GMA Municipal Workforce Development Task Force Report
June 29, 2017
The recommendations in this report cover recruitment, retention, training, and succession planning as the basic stages of developing a productive workforce in Georgia’s cities and are grouped into three clusters of activities: marketing, training, and developing a toolbox.

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Updates for + about Georgia cities.
Georgia Initiative for Community Housing Now Accepting Applications

July 13, 2017

Five Ways to Promote Civic Health Through Community Design
Suzanne Nienaber, Center for Active Design

July 10, 2017

Commissioner: Brunswick cemeteries running out of space
Brunswick News

July 27, 2017

Marietta Police Chief Dan Flynn named Chief of the Year
Marietta Daily Journal

July 27, 2017

When a Plan Comes Together
Dorothy Hubbard, GMA President

June 26, 2017

Location Matters
Lamar Norton, GMA Executive Director

June 21, 2017

Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program
Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)

Due: September 1, 2017

Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards Program
United States Conference of Mayors and the American Beverage Association

Due: August 18, 2017