General Information

Seminar Materials: TCAA does not provide binders for speaker papers or printed materials of any kind. Instead, TCAA will put all speaker papers on the TCAA website at for attendees to download in advance, if they so desire. No written materials will be provided at the seminar location.

Registration Information: Please use the attached form to register or register online at Register by January 15, 2018, and receive the discounted early registration fee of $149. For registrations received after January 15, the registration fee is $169.

  • For the on-location seminar, the registration fee includes tuition, access to the handouts online, lunch on Thursday, and refreshment breaks.
  • For the Internet Livecast, the registration fee includes tuition, access to the handouts online, and live streaming video.

Cancellation and Substitution Policy: If you are registered and cannot attend, we encourage you to send a substitute. If you cannot send a substitute, a $35 cancellation fee will be assessed if written cancellation is received by January 28, 2018. No refunds will be honored after that date.

Location: The on-location seminar will be held at the Dallas City Hall, 1500 Marilla Street, Dallas, TX 75201. Attendees will need to take the green elevators down to auditorium L-1.  Instructions to access the Internet livecast will be sent to registrants prior to the event.

Hotel Information: The following is a list of some hotel options near the seminar location:

  1. Hotel Indigo – 0.6 miles to Dallas City Hall. Located at 1933 Main Street, the hotel advertises rooms starting at $179 per night.  The hotel offers complimentary standard internet service, as well as shuttle service to/from Dallas City Hall. Valet parking is available at a rate of $25 per night.  Self-parking is available across from the hotel on Harwood Street for $12 per day (no in/out privileges).
    Ph. 214-741-7700,
  2. Omni Hotel – 0.6 miles to Dallas City Hall. Located at 555 S Lamar Street, the hotel advertises rooms starting at $215.10 per night. The hotel offers complimentary wifi to their Select Guest members, and both valet ($30 overnight) and self parking ($20 overnight) is available.
    Ph. 214-744-6664,

Special Accommodations: Let us know if you need special accommodations of any kind. In order to respond to any special requests, we would appreciate as much advance notice as possible.

Continuing Education Credit: MCLE credit is available for this event for up to 8 hours (including .75 ethics hour). Elected officials (mayors and councilmembers) can earn Texas Municipal League Institute (TMLI) credits for attending this seminar. CEU forms are available online. For further information on the TMLI program, please call us at 512-231-7400 or log on to TML’s website at

Questions: Please call us at 512-231-7400 or email Heather Ford at