RSS Feed http://www.nlc.org/http://www.nlc.org/rss-feed This is the NLC News and Events RSS Feed en-us Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:37:18 Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:37:18 NLC Applauds Release of U.S. Department of Education’s New Juvenile Justice Education Tools http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-applauds-release-of-us-department-of-education’s-new-juvenile-justice-education-tools NLC Applauds Release of U.S. Department of Education’s New Juvenile Justice Education Tools Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-applauds-release-of-us-department-of-education’s-new-juvenile-justice-education-tools Don Zimmerman Receives National Recognition for 50 Years of Service to Arkansas Municipal League http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/don-zimmerman-receives-national-recognition-for-50-years-of-service-to-arkansas-municipal-league Don Zimmerman Receives National Recognition for 50 Years of Service to Arkansas Municipal League Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/don-zimmerman-receives-national-recognition-for-50-years-of-service-to-arkansas-municipal-league NLC President Matt Zone Creates Economic Mobility and Opportunity Task Force http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-president-matt-zone-creates-economic-mobility-and-opportunity-task-force NLC President Matt Zone Creates Economic Mobility and Opportunity Task Force Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-president-matt-zone-creates-economic-mobility-and-opportunity-task-force Councilmember Matt Zone Elected President of the National League of Cities http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/councilmember-matt-zone-elected-president-of-the-national-league-of-cities Councilmember Matt Zone Elected President of the National League of Cities Sat, 19 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/councilmember-matt-zone-elected-president-of-the-national-league-of-cities National League of Cities Announces 2017 Leadership and Board of Directors http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-announces-2017-leadership-and-board-of-directors National League of Cities Announces 2017 Leadership and Board of Directors Sat, 19 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-announces-2017-leadership-and-board-of-directors National League of Cities Opens City Summit 2016 in Pittsburgh http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-opens-city-summit-2016-in-pittsburgh National League of Cities Opens City Summit 2016 in Pittsburgh Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-opens-city-summit-2016-in-pittsburgh NLC Recognizes Communities and Local Leaders for Achievements in Addressing Childhood Obesity through Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-recognizes-communities-and-local-leaders-for-achievements-in-addressing-childhood-obesity-through-let’s-move-cities-towns-and-counties NLC Recognizes Communities and Local Leaders for Achievements in Addressing Childhood Obesity through Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-recognizes-communities-and-local-leaders-for-achievements-in-addressing-childhood-obesity-through-let’s-move-cities-towns-and-counties City-County Task Force on Opioid Epidemic Provides Strategies for Local Leaders http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/city-county-task-force-on-opioid-epidemic-provides-strategies-for-local-leaders City-County Task Force on Opioid Epidemic Provides Strategies for Local Leaders Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/city-county-task-force-on-opioid-epidemic-provides-strategies-for-local-leaders NLC Report: How Cities Can Prepare for the Rapidly Changing Workforce http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-report-how-cities-can-prepare-for-the-rapidly-changing-workforce NLC Report: How Cities Can Prepare for the Rapidly Changing Workforce Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-report-how-cities-can-prepare-for-the-rapidly-changing-workforce Mayors of Anchorage, Grand Rapids, San José and Washington Selected as 2017 Class of Daniel Rose Fellows http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/mayors-of-anchorage-grand-rapids-san-josé-and-washington-selected-as-2017-class-of-daniel-rose-fellows Mayors of Anchorage, Grand Rapids, San José and Washington Selected as 2017 Class of Daniel Rose Fellows Mon, 14 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/mayors-of-anchorage-grand-rapids-san-josé-and-washington-selected-as-2017-class-of-daniel-rose-fellows NLC Kicks off Leadership in Community Resilience Program and Announces 10 Participating Cities http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-kicks-off-leadership-in-community-resilience-program-and-announces-10-participating-cities NLC Kicks off Leadership in Community Resilience Program and Announces 10 Participating Cities Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/nlc-kicks-off-leadership-in-community-resilience-program-and-announces-10-participating-cities National League of Cities Congratulates Donald J. Trump on Election Victory http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-congratulates-donald-j-trump-on-election-victory The National League of Cities congratulates Donald J. Trump on his election as president of the United States, and looks forward to working with the Trump administration on the programs and initiatives that support local leadership and build stronger communities. Tue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-congratulates-donald-j-trump-on-election-victory Could Sex Offenders Be Banned from Using Social Networking Sites Like Facebook? http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/could-sex-offenders-be-banned-from-using-social-networking-sites-like-facebook The issue in Packingham v. North Carolina is whether a North Carolina law prohibiting registered sex offenders from accessing commercial social networking websites (where the registered sex offender knows minors can create or maintain a profile) violates the First Amendment. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/could-sex-offenders-be-banned-from-using-social-networking-sites-like-facebook National League of Cities Statement on Iowa Police Shootings http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-statement-on-iowa-police-shootings National League of Cities Statement on Iowa Police Shootings Wed, 02 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-statement-on-iowa-police-shootings National League of Cities Selects San Antonio, Texas for 2019 City Summit http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-selects-san-antonio-texas-for-2019-city-summit National League of Cities Selects San Antonio, Texas for 2019 City Summit Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-selects-san-antonio-texas-for-2019-city-summit Carolyn Coleman Named Executive Director of the League of California Cities http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/carolyn-coleman-named-executive-director-of-the-league-of-california-cities Carolyn Coleman Named Executive Director of the League of California Cities Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/carolyn-coleman-named-executive-director-of-the-league-of-california-cities City Leaders Say Infrastructure Investment and Strengthening the Economy Are Top Two Issues Clinton or Trump Should Address in First 100 Days http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/city-leaders-say-infrastructure-investment-and-strengthening-the-economy-are-top-two-issues-clinton-or-trump-should-address-in-first-100-days A quick poll of America's mayors and councilmembers found that infrastructure investment and strengthening the economy are the most pressing issues that Hilary Clinton or Donald Trump should address in their first 100 days if elected to office. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/city-leaders-say-infrastructure-investment-and-strengthening-the-economy-are-top-two-issues-clinton-or-trump-should-address-in-first-100-days National League of Cities Mourns Passing of Gaithersburg, Maryland, Councilmember Henry F. Marraffa, Jr. http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-mourns-passing-of-gaithersburg-maryland-councilmember-henry-f-marraffa-jr National League of Cities Mourns Passing of Gaithersburg, Maryland, Councilmember Henry F. Marraffa, Jr. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/national-league-of-cities-mourns-passing-of-gaithersburg-maryland-councilmember-henry-f-marraffa-jr New Poll: Local Leaders Pick Infrastructure as Top Issue, Feel Trump and Clinton Are Not Addressing It http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/new-poll-local-leaders-pick-infrastructure-as-top-issue-feel-trump-and-clinton-are-not-addressing-it New Poll: Local Leaders Pick Infrastructure as Top Issue, Feel Trump and Clinton Are Not Addressing It Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/new-poll-local-leaders-pick-infrastructure-as-top-issue-feel-trump-and-clinton-are-not-addressing-it New NLC Report Finds that Fiscal Conditions of U.S. Cities are Strengthening, But Still Recovering from Great Recession http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/new-nlc-report-finds-that-fiscal-conditions-of-us-cities-are-strengthening-but-still-recovering-from-great-recession New NLC Report Finds that Fiscal Conditions of U.S. Cities are Strengthening, But Still Recovering from Great Recession Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/new-nlc-report-finds-that-fiscal-conditions-of-us-cities-are-strengthening-but-still-recovering-from-great-recession Congressional City Conference 2017 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/congressional-city-conference-2017 Washington, DC has been attracting visionaries, revolutionaries, and doers since 1790. As a city leader, you fit right in. Be a part of a long history of men and women who have come to Washington to make a difference for the lives of others.Each year, the Congressional City Conference provides delegates with the opportunity to hear from policy makers and to educate members of Congress about the needs of cities.Come to Washington, DC March 11-15, 2017 to become a history-maker for your community. You’ll get the information you need about federal policies affecting cities, and use what you’ve learned to make an impact on Capitol Hill. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/congressional-city-conference-2017 Home Energy Score: Helping Cities Drive Energy Savings and Promote Transparency at Point of Sale http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/home-energy-score-helping-cities-drive-energy-savings-and-promote-transparency-at-point-of-sale With more than 50,000 homes scored, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Home Energy Score is gaining momentum across the country. Learn how cities and others are using the Score to drive energy savings and to make energy information transparent at point of sale. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/home-energy-score-helping-cities-drive-energy-savings-and-promote-transparency-at-point-of-sale MBK Municipal Leadership: Building Sustainable Infrastructures http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/mbk-municipal-leadership-building-sustainable-infrastructures MBK Municipal Leadership: Building Sustainable Infrastructures Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/mbk-municipal-leadership-building-sustainable-infrastructures City Summit 2016 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/city-summit-2016 NLC’s City Summit (formerly Congress of Cities) is coming to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 16-19, 2016. See how this once-industrial town has transformed into a beautiful and vibrant city. Its architecture, food, artists, museums, and universities are attracting young professionals and creating a place where people love to live. Don’t miss the opportunity to experience the new Pittsburgh by attending the new NLC City Summit. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/city-summit-2016 Election 2016: What the Results Mean for Cities http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/election-2016-what-the-results-mean-for-cities Election 2016: What the Results Mean for Cities Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/election-2016-what-the-results-mean-for-cities A Level Playing Field: Addressing City Issues through the Lens of Equity http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/a-level-playing-field-addressing-city-issues-through-the-lens-of-equity Please join us for this important web forum as we explore innovative city-led efforts to address racial and ethnic health disparities with leaders from the City of Baltimore and national organizations such as Policy Link who are leading a variety of efforts to better confront these challenges. You will also learn about tools and resources to support efforts to build a Culture of Health and advance health equity. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/a-level-playing-field-addressing-city-issues-through-the-lens-of-equity MBK Municipal Leadership: Implementing Your MBK Plans http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/mbk-municipal-leadership-implementing-your-mbk-plans MBK Municipal Leadership: Implementing Your MBK Plans Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/mbk-municipal-leadership-implementing-your-mbk-plans Innovative City Solutions: Expanding Youth Access to Nutritious Meals http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/innovative-city-solutions-expanding-youth-access-to-nutritious-meals Join us for a webinar highlighting examples of how city leaders are creating opportunities for their youth to access nutritious meals. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/innovative-city-solutions-expanding-youth-access-to-nutritious-meals 2016 NLC-RISC Staff Conference http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nlc-risc-staff-conference 2016 NLC-RISC Staff Conference Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nlc-risc-staff-conference MBK Municipal Leadership: Advancing Racial Equity to Improve Outcomes for Boys and Men of Color http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/mbk-municipal-leadership-advancing-racial-equity-to-improve-outcomes-for-boys-and-men-of-color MBK Municipal Leadership: Advancing Racial Equity to Improve Outcomes for Boys and Men of Color Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/mbk-municipal-leadership-advancing-racial-equity-to-improve-outcomes-for-boys-and-men-of-color 2016 NLC University Leadership Summit: Leading Collaborative Communities http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nlc-university-leadership-summit-leading-collaborative-communities 2016 NLC University Leadership Summit: Leading Collaborative Communities Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nlc-university-leadership-summit-leading-collaborative-communities Cities Strategies to Reach the Remaining Uninsured Briefing http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/cities-strategies-to-reach-the-remaining-uninsured-briefing Cities Strategies to Reach the Remaining Uninsured Briefing Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/cities-strategies-to-reach-the-remaining-uninsured-briefing New NLC Research: LIFT-UP Pilot Improves Utility Collections While Helping Families http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/new-nlc-research-lift-up-pilot-improves-utility-collections-while-helping-families New NLC Research: LIFT-UP Pilot Improves Utility Collections While Helping Families Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/new-nlc-research-lift-up-pilot-improves-utility-collections-while-helping-families Signs and Speech One Year After Reed http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/signs-and-speech-one-year-after-reed Signs and Speech One Year After Reed Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/signs-and-speech-one-year-after-reed Learn How to Make a Difference for Your City and Cities Nationwide http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/learn-how-to-make-a-difference-for-your-city-and-cities-nationwide Learn How to Make a Difference for Your City and Cities Nationwide Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/learn-how-to-make-a-difference-for-your-city-and-cities-nationwide 2016 HELO Annual Leadership Retreat http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-helo-annual-leadership-retreat 2016 HELO Annual Leadership Retreat Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-helo-annual-leadership-retreat Lifeline: How New Federal Rules Can Help Low-Income Residents Get Connected http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/lifeline-how-new-federal-rules-can-help-low-income-residents-get-connected Lifeline: How New Federal Rules Can Help Low-Income Residents Get Connected Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/lifeline-how-new-federal-rules-can-help-low-income-residents-get-connected Funding Transportation Priorities in Your City http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/funding-transportation-priorities-in-your-city Funding Transportation Priorities in Your City Tue, 09 Aug 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/funding-transportation-priorities-in-your-city 2016 NBC-LEO Summer Conference http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nbc-leo-summer-conference 2016 NBC-LEO Summer Conference Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nbc-leo-summer-conference 2016 NLC Summer Board and Leadership Meeting http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nlc-summer-board-and-leadership-meeting 2016 NLC Summer Board and Leadership Meeting Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 http://www.nlc.org/build-skills-and-networks/education-and-training/event-calendar/2016-nlc-summer-board-and-leadership-meeting