Thomas M. Menino, former mayor of Boston and a strong supporter of the National League of Cities, died October 30. He leaves behind a legacy of service and committment to his community and to cities nationwide.
NLC President Chris Coleman, Mayor, Saint Paul, Minn., has appointed a 15-member Nominating Committee that will be responsible for recommending a slate of Officers and Board Members to lead NLC in 2015.
A 90th Anniversary Conversation on Today’s Challenges” at the Congress of Cities will bring together five former NLC Presidents to explore and share their own leadership journeys and lessons learned.
Muni broadband networks have the potential to empower citizens by increasing civic participation, facilitating learning, and strengthening neighborhood businesses.
In the city of Louisville, the Department of Economic Growth and Innovation developed a program to teach small businesses how to build a web presence and increase their visibility.
Extreme weather events, extreme drought and extreme flooding are among the impacts that climate chance is and will have on water quality and availability in cities.