The dues rate for AGRiP member pools is increasing 3 percent for renewals beginning Jan. 1, 2017. Contribution rate increases for QEI Patrons are more significant beginning in 2017, but represent the first-ever rate change since the QEI program's inception.
Mark down March 5-8 because you don't want to want to miss our 2017 Governance & Leadership Conference.
Nominations are now being accepted for AGRiP's Award for Excellence.
AGRiP's Resident Futurist Rebecca Ryan talks about common decision-making biases, how they might affect decisions made by public entity pools, and simple tricks to help avoid them.
Attendees at the 2016 Fall Educational Forum learned the importance of identifying and tracking "weak signals," which function as early warning signals of change.
There are two accepted cases at the United States Supreme Court that school pools, and others, may wish to monitor. Both could subject schools to additional federal lawsuits for monetary damages under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
It appears a Washington Supreme Court matter being watched closely by pools will resolve without the Court making a determination.
The Municipal Insurance Association of British Columbia (MIABC) is evaluating a novel approach to earthquake coverage.
Jeff Thompson has been appointed Executive Director of the Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool (TMLIRP) effective October 5.
Steve Craig, managing director of VML Insurance Programs (VMLIP), has been appointed to the AGRiP Board of Directors.