The 2014 City Fiscal Conditions report reveals that although the worst is behind, cities' fiscal conditions have not yet returned to full recovery following the Great Recession.
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.
This new 14-month technical assistance initiative will help city leaders improve outcomes for youth involved in the juvenile justice system.
NLC’s Big Ideas for Small Business peer network convened earlier this month to engage in conversations about how to support traditional small business owners and encourage entrepreneurship.
Anatalio Ubalde will deliver a thought-and-action provoking seminar for community leaders titled, "Economic Development, Innovation and Community Marketing" at the upcoming Congress of Cities.
Preservation can be another tool through which city leaders insure stable and attractive neighborhoods, sustain adequate and well-maintained housing stock, and capture part of the heritage tourism market.
For city leaders preparing for floods, droughts, air and water contaminants, rising sea levels and other potential disasters, scientists are essential partners.