Past Events

2021


2021 National CSG meeting logo
Dec

1-4
National CSG Annual Conference

This event is designed for state legislators and other elected officials from across the country.

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Oct

1-5
26th Annual Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Program

We are now accepting applications to the 2021 BILLD program (scheduled for October 1-5, 2021 in Minneapolis). The…

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Sep

24-25
Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus Annual Meeting

This meeting is for state and provincial legislators and focuses on Great Lakes protection, water quality and other related policies. The 2021 meeting is scheduled for Québec City.

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2020


Dec

2-9
Roundtable Discussions on PFAS and Drinking Water

Sponsored by the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus and the Center for Scientific Evidence in Public Issues of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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Transuanic waste truck shipment on its way to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico.
Nov

10-12
MRMTC Fall 2020 Meeting

CSG's Midwestern Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee's (MRMTC) Fall Meeting was held virtually via Zoom

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United States and Canada flags mixing.
Oct

13
Provisions and Impacts of the New US-Canada-Mexico Trade Agreement

Hosted by the MLC Midwest-Canada Trade Subcommittee

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Photo of petri dish
Oct

7
Creating Jobs and Businesses Through Science and Innovation

Hosted by the MLC Economic Development Committee

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Oct

2
Forever Chemicals: Responding to the Contamination of Drinking Water with PFAS

Hosted by the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus

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Sep

21
Meeting Binational Goals: Improving the Management of Nutrients in the Region

Hosted by the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus

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Grain silos.
Sep

21
Growing Crops and Energy: Why Policymakers are Essential to Overcoming Barriers

Hosted by the MLC Midwest-Canada Energy Subcommittee and MLC Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee

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A barn in front of Autumn foliage.
Sep

18
Rural Responses to Natural Disasters

Hosted by the MLC Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee

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Sep

11
Four Years After Flint: Assuring Access to Safe, Affordable Drinking Water

Hosted by the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus

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Picture depicting public health
Aug

26
Vaccine Development and State Efforts to Contain COVID-19 in Nursing Homes

Hosted by the MLC Health and Human Services Committee

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Cell Towers
Jul

30
Closing the Digital Gap: Steps to Bring Broadband Access to the Midwest’s K-12 Students, Businesses and Communities

Hosted by the MLC policy committees: Agriculture & Natural Resources, Economic Development and Education

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Jul

23
Back to Business: Assessing Economic Reopening Strategies

Hosted by the MLC Economic Development Committee

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Jul

16
Lessons Learned: Preparing for the Next Public Emergency

Hosted by the MLC Health and Human Services Committee

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Wind Turbine
Jul

13-14
The New Energy Economy: Extending the Benefits to American and Canadian Farmers and Rural Communities

Hosted by the MLC Midwest-Canada Energy Subcommittee and MLC Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee

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Jul

9
The Pandemic’s Impact on Midwestern State & Provincial Budgets

Hosted by the Midwestern Legislative Conference

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Jun

18
Legislating Remotely: Experiences with Remote Sessions

Hosted by the Midwestern Legislative Conference

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Jun

11
Preparing for the 2020 Elections and Beyond

Hosted by the Midwestern Legislative Conference

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CSG Midwest Coronavirus Logo
May

21
Relief & Recovery: Strategies to Recover From Economic Downturn

Hosted by the MLC Economic Development Committee

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Train shipment of radioactive waste leaving Zion Nuclear Power Plant.
May

18
MRMTC Spring 2020 Meeting

CSG's Midwestern Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee's (MRMTC) Spring Meeting was held virtually via Zoom

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May

15
The Impact of COVID-19 on Farmers’ Markets

Hosted by the MLC Agriculture and Natural Resources Committees

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CSG Midwest Coronavirus Logo
May

14
Balancing Criminal Justice and Public Health in the Time of COVID-19

Hosted by the MLC Criminal Justice & Public Safety Committee

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May

1
Impact of COVID-19 on the Livestock Industry

Hosted by the MLC Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee

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CSG Midwest Coronavirus Logo
Apr

30
School Closures & E-Learning in the Time of COVID-19

Hosted by the MLC Education Committee

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CSG Midwest Coronavirus Logo
Apr

23
Agriculture and Rural America: Weathering the Covid-19 Storm

Hosted by the MLC Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee

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Apr

17
Transforming the Midwest Labor Force: Improving Employment Opportunities and Outcomes for Ex-Offenders

Hosted by the MLC Economic Development Committee and the MLC Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee

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CSG Midwest Coronavirus Logo
Apr

16
COVID-19 & Public Health: Where We Are and What’s Next

Hosted by the MLC Health & Human Services Committee

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2019


Transuranic waste shipment from Argonne National Laboratory to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.
Nov

13-14
MRMTC Fall 2019 Meeting

CSG's Midwestern Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee met on November 13 and 14, 2019, in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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2005 foreign reactor fuel truck shipment.
Jun

11
MRMTC Spring 2019 Meeting

CSG's Midwestern Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee met on June 11, 2019, in Arlington, Virginia.

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2018


Big Rock Point reactor vessel train shipment.
Oct - Nov

31-1
MRMTC Fall 2018 Meeting

CSG's Midwestern Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee met on Oct. 31-Nov. 1, 2018, in Madison, Wisconsin.

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