NLC President Ralph Becker, mayor, Salt Lake City, Utah testified before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on the importance of transit to local economic vitality.
State and local governments to receive technical assistance to advance Pay for Success projects in early childhood education and youth development.
The Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the National League of Cities (NLC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), is working this week with Seattle Mayor Ed Murray to help the city attract investment to implement community goals in the Rainier Beach neighborhood.
U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez details the latest Department of Labor grants and competetive funding opportunities for cities.
At this year’s Congressional City Conference, NLC’s seven Policy and Advocacy Committees met to begin their work for 2015.
City leaders attending the National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference today held a day of advocacy for passage of a long-term transportation bill and other city priorities on Capitol Hill and at the White House.
America’s cities thank the bipartisan group of senators who introduced the Marketplace Fairness Act today in the U.S. Senate. This legislation is about supporting communities and establishing a fair playing field that allows local businesses to compete with their online counterparts.
The National League of Cities (NLC) today released a new report, Cities, the Sharing Economy and What's Next, analyzing how the sharing economy impacts five key areas: innovation, economic development, equity, safety and implementation.
President Obama today addressed the National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference in Washington to speak about the importance of local leadership and announce a new initiative to partner with cities, higher education and the private sector to expand access to tech jobs in communities across the country.
The National League of Cities (NLC) today announced the “Race, Equity and Leadership” (REAL) initiative to facilitate an honest discussion around race and equity and provide tools that strengthen the capacity of city leaders to drive structural inclusion for all groups.