The National League of Cities membership named Marie Lopez Rogers, mayor, Avondale, Arizona, to lead the organization as president for 2013. The organization also elevated Chris Coleman, Mayor, St. Paul, Minnesota to First Vice President and chose Ralph Becker, Mayor, Salt Lake City, Utah as Second Vice President.
NLC has awarded 541 medals to local elected officials in 118 communities across the country in recognition of their outstanding efforts to complete health and wellness goals for Let's Move! Cities, Towns and Counties (LMCTC).
Councilwoman Mary Brown of Gary, IN was elected 2013 president of the Women in Municipal Government (WIMG) constituency group today during the group’s annual leadership luncheon at the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Congress of Cities in Boston, MA.
City Treasurer Karen Avilla of Carson, CA was elected the 2013 president of the Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) constituency group during the group’s annual business meeting at the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Congress of Cities & Exposition in Boston, MA.
Bob Geiser, councilmember of Broomfield, CO was elected president of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Local Officials (GLBTLO) constituency group during the group’s annual business meeting at the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Congress of Cities & Exposition in Boston, MA.
Miramar, FL Mayor Lori C. Moseley is the recipient of the 2012 Annual Leadership Award, presented by Women in Municipal Government (WIMG), a constituency group of the National League of Cities.
The National League of Cities (NLC) awarded 541 medals to 118 communities across the country, in recognition of their outstanding efforts to complete health and wellness goals for Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties (LMCTC).
The National League of Cities (NLC) today announced that Clarence E. Anthony has been named the association's new Executive Director. Anthony will assume the Executive Director role at NLC in early January 2013. He will direct the operations, initiatives and staff of the association while working closely with NLC's leadership and membership to develop and implement a strategic plan advancing the interests of NLC's member cities.
On Wednesday, thousands of conference attendees will descend on Boston for the 2012 Congress of Cities and Exposition. NLC’s annual conference brings city leaders together to share resources, network and discuss the challenges and issues facing cities today.
Neil Peirce discusses why the budget decisions President Obama and Congress make to prevent sequester will ricochet across the 50 states -- Washington's partners in the federal system.