To ensure issues important to cities hold a key place in the 2016 platform, NLC is traveling to Cleveland and Philadelphia this July. We invite you to join local elected officials from across the United States for an infrastructure briefing, a networking reception, and more.
The Kansas Enrichment Network and Missouri AfterSchool Network held a statewide Municipal Summit on Afterschool and Expanded Learning in Kansas City, Mo. The Kansas Enrichment Network and Missouri AfterSchool Network were selected by the National League of Cities (NLC) as two of seven statewide afterschool networks (SANs) nationwide to host a statewide municipal summit.
For Infrastructure Week 2016, NLC broadcast live from our Facebook page. We highlighted the release of our newest report on local infrastructure funding as well as a Capitol Hill Briefing on securing our nation's water infrastructure, and much more.
Honoring Fallen Police Officers
The National League of Cities (NLC) today released a new report on the ability of cities to address the nation’s growing infrastructure challenges.
NLC University Now Accepting Applications for Annual Michael Lynch Scholarship
Following the tragic news that National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Immediate Past President Dr. James L. Walls, Jr., mayor, District Heights, Maryland, passed away at his home on Thursday, the National League of Cities (NLC) leadership issued the following statement.
Initiative will identify trends, challenges and solutions to local government retirement challenges to help cities achieve greater fiscal sustainability
NLC's Institute for Youth, Education and Families released "Reengagement: Bringing Students Back to America's Schools," a comprehensive book that provides a rich trove of new ideas and strategies for how to reduce dropout rates and help all young people graduate from high school.
NLC President Honors Congressional Champions of Local Issues