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  • August 25, 2014

    Operation AmeriCorps Wants to Hear From You

    What is the big, hairy, audacious goal that would be a game changer for your community? A new initiative called Operation AmeriCorps helps answer that question.

  • August 22, 2014

    Maximize Your Time in Austin with NLC University Seminars

    Add depth to your conference experience by signing up for one or more of the pre-conference leadership seminars offered by NLC University. These seminars offer an interactive, specialized learning experience led by experts in the topic areas covered.

  • August 15, 2014

    City Leaders Take Summer Action on NLC Priorities

    This summer, city leaders around the country have stepped up to take action on two of NLC’s top advocacy priorities: federal transportation funding and passage of marketplace fairness legislation.

  • August 14, 2014

    Sharing Economy Advisory Network Created As Resource for Cities

    The National League of Cities announces the formation of a network composed of business, policy leaders and city officials to identify the regulatory challenges posed by the disruptive technologies that power the sharing economy.

  • August 11, 2014

    Join World’s Most Innovative City Makers at EcoDistricts Summit

    This September 24-26, the world’s most innovative city makers will converge on the District of Columbia—a city that has captured the spirit of creative collaboration like few others.

  • August 11, 2014

    How Cities Can Provide Small Businesses with Access to Capital

    NLC with support of Wells Fargo is hosting a summit to equip local economic development and small business development staff with the tools and resources they need to connect small and young businesses with financing opportunities.

  • August 11, 2014

    New Workshops Added for Austin Conference

    The ever-growing program for the 2014 Congress of Cities in Austin is now bolstered by four new workshops that have just been added to the website.

  • August 11, 2014

    Spouse and Guest Tours Offered at Austin Conference

    As you plan for all the sessions and networking events you'll attend at this year's Congress of Cities, your accompanying spouse or guest to the conference can now plan for their time in Austin too.

  • August 04, 2014

    Announcing Municipal Leadership for Juvenile Justice Reform Webinar Series

    City leaders interested in improving outcomes for youth and increasing public safety through juvenile justice reform are encouraged to participate in a series of webinars, during the next phase of NLC’s strategic partnership with the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation’s Models for Change initiative.

  • August 04, 2014

    NLC at 90: Still Going Strong

    Founded as the American Municipal Association by ten state municipal leagues, today, NLC's members include 49 state municipal leagues and more than 1,800 direct and affiliate member cities, towns, villages, and boroughs.