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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Yes, it’s True: You Cannot Sue a Dog— Or a Cat, for That Matter
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Phil Friduss
Just when you think you heard it all, something new just crash lands into my inbox; a case about a K-9 named Draco.  A case in which Draco, among some humans and a county, get sued.  Oh, yes he did…
GMA’s Bricks and Mortar Financing Program Makes Purchase of Loganville City Hall Easy
June 19, 2017
When a building previously used as an elementary school went up for sale, the city of Loganville saw an opportunity. As the city’s population rapidly grew over the last few years, its current city hall was struggling to keep pace. To move quickly, the city needed expertise about financing and its application to local governments. City officials called GMA, and the financing was handled through GMA’s Bricks and Mortar Financing Program.

Training + Events

GMA Annual Convention
Jun. 23-Jun. 27
GMEBS Board of Trustees Meeting
Jun. 26
Municipal Election Officials Training
Warner Robins
Jul. 11-Jul. 12
Municipal Election Officials Training
Jul. 13-Jul. 14

News + Grants

Updates for + about Georgia cities.
Jim Walters Named 2017 Renaissance Award Winner
Georgia Cities Foundation

June 24, 2017

GMA Completes First Multi-Week Online Training Course

June 20, 2017

Covington Utilities gets their own logo
Covington News

June 23, 2017

City hopes to grow businesses in shipping containers
Atlanta Business Chronicle

June 23, 2017

Location Matters
Lamar Norton, GMA Executive Director

June 21, 2017

How the Humanities Strengthen Local Communities
Jamil Zainaldin, President, Georgia Humanities

June 13, 2017

Common Heritage Grants
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Due: May 31, 2018

Public Humanities Projects
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Due: August 9, 2017