Hotel and General Information

To better accommodate the schedules of our members, TML is offering this workshop twice.
Choose the date and location that best fits your needs!


Thursday, July 26 – Friday, July 27 ~ Waco
This orientation will be held at the Hilton Waco Hotel, located at 113 S. University Parks Drive in Waco. The hotel has extended a discounted group rate of $139 (single or double), which includes complimentary standard in-room Internet access, through July 4. Self-parking is complimentary. Valet parking is not available. To reserve rooms online, visit Hilton Reservations, or call 866-318-1509 and refer to the Texas Municipal League room block.

The Courtyard Marriott Waco located at 101 Washington Avenue in Waco is across the street from the Hilton Waco Hotel. The Courtyard Marriott Waco has extended a rate of $139 (single or double) which includes complimentary standard in-room Internet access, through July 4. To reserve rooms online visit Courtyard Waco and refer to the Texas Municipal League room block. Self-parking is complimentary.


Thursday, August 16 – Friday, August 17 ~ San Antonio
This orientation will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, located on the River Walk at 123 Losoya Street in San Antonio. The hotel has extended a room rate of $159 (single or double) through July 25. Self-parking rates will be discounted 25% off for TML guests.  To reserve rooms online, visit Hyatt Reservations or call 800-233-1234 and refer to the Texas Municipal League room block.

Registration Fee
The registration fee includes access to online handouts, refreshments, continental breakfast, and lunch on the first day of training, and continental breakfast on the second day of training. A confirmation will be emailed to you if you provide an email address. A workshop badge and confirmation will be mailed up to one week before the workshop.

This event is open only to registered attendees and is not open to guests. If special circumstances require bringing a guest, please contact us at for more information and pricing.

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 $45 cancellation fee will be assessed if cancellation is emailed to by July 4 for the orientation in Waco, or July 25 for the orientation in San Antonio.

Transfer Policy
If you cannot attend and need to transfer to the same event on a different date, your request must be received in writing to by July 4. No transfer requests will be accepted after this date.  Transfers are only allowed once.

Continuing Education Credit
Elected officials (mayors and councilmembers) can earn Texas Municipal League Institute (TMLI) credits for attending this workshop. Forms will be available on site.

The Texas Municipal League Institute (TMLI) offers a variety of educational programs to help elected city officials strengthen and enhance their leadership and policy-making skills. Throughout the TMLI year (January 1-December 31), elected officials can earn continuing education unit (CEU) credits by attending TML-sponsored educational programs. For more information on the TMLI program, including the Certified Municipal Official designation, visit the TML website at (click on “Training” and then “TMLI Certification”) or call us at 512-231-7400.

Special Accommodations
If you are in need of assistance of any kind, including dietary restrictions (such as allergies or sensitivities to particular ingredients), mobility, or audio or visual aids, contact us at

How Should I Dress?
Dress casually and comfortably; jeans are welcome. Because meeting room temperatures can vary, we recommend that you dress in layers for your comfort.

Please contact us at 512-231-7400 or