About City Solutions and Applied Research

NLC’s City Solutions and Applied Research provides cities with the tools and resources to expand city efforts to improve and strengthen communities. We offer:  

  • Research and Analysis about key topics and trends;
  • Creative Solutions to improve quality of life and strengthen communities;
  • Inspiration and Ideas for tackling tough issues; and
  • Opportunities for city leaders to connect with peers, share experiences and learn about innovative approaches that are getting results in cities