Following the release of the interim report outlining recommendations from President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Community Policing, National League of Cities (NLC) President Ralph Becker, mayor, Salt Lake City, Utah issued this statement.
This morning the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) made the right choice by voting to eliminate barriers to municipal broadband deployment for Chattanooga EPB and the city of Wilson, N.C., underscoring the critical role of local governments to provide broadband services that are integral to a strong, 21st century economy that benefits residents and strengthens communities.
NLC announced that the Multi-City Innovation Campaign (MCIC), a program that helps spur quality innovation in cities across the country, will expand to 25 communities under NLC's leadership in 2015 to work with developer ecosystems to spur innovation.
The National League of Cities is here to remind you that you and your local area have certain rights under WIOA that your governor must respect, and we want to let you know what those rights are so that at no time are you forced to do what you don’t want to do.
NLC's Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership is working with Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto and several local officials to evaluate redevelopment plans for the 178-acre Almono site in the city.
In the $4 trillion budget the president released last week, he outlined proposals to achieve a number of goals - many of which “go local” by targeting new resources for investment in cities.
Concerned about juvenile justice, child welfare, mental health, substance abuse and other systems of care that serve juvenile justice-involved youth? Apply now for the 2015 Youth in Custody Certificate Program.
The Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership, jointly operated by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the National League of Cities (NLC), is working this week with Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert and several local officials representing the city to explore additional development in Omaha's North Downtown area.
Today, the National League of Cities is pleased to announce this year's lineup of new workshops at the 2015 Congressional City Conference, which takes place March 7-11 in Washington, D.C.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has published proposed revisions to its 1710 Standard governing career department staffing and response times and a new draft 1730 Standard on fire prevention inspection and code enforcement, plan review, investigation and public education operations.