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Help NLC make a difference for cities, towns and villages. As a local leader, you know the impact federal decisions have on our communities. By raising our collective voice, we can ensure that Congress and the Administration make local issues a priority.

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Finance, Administration & Intergovernmental Relations

  


Municipal Bonds


Ask your representatives to cosponsor H.R. 2772 and thank the original sponsors to bring back bond refinancing

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For more ways to get involved issues like these, email Brian Egan.

 

 

 

   

Energy, Environment & Natural Resources

 


Energy


Ask your representative to cosponsor H.R. 2088 to reauthorize EECBG

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Water


Ask your representative to cosponsor H.R. 1497 to reauthorize the Clean Water State Revolving Fund, or thank your representative for already cosponsoring H.R. 1497

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Parks


 Ask your members of Congress to cosponsor H.R. 4512 or S.1458 to ensure all citizens have recreational access

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For more ways to get involved with issues like these, email Carolyn Berndt.

 

 

Community & Economic Development

There are no current engagements in this issue area. 

For more ways to get involved with issues like these, email Michael Wallace.

 

 

Human Development

 


Workforce Development


Ask your members of Congress to cosponsor the BUILDS Act (H.R. 2831 or S. 1517) and thank the sponsors to create a pipeline for a skilled workforce

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For more ways to get involved with issues like these, email Stephanie Martinez-Ruckman.

 

 

Transportation & Infrastructure Services

 

Smart Cities


Ask your senators to cosponsor the Moving FIRST Act (S.1939) to expand smart city grant's availability

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For more ways to get involved with issues like these, email Brittney Kohler.

 

 

Public Safety and Crime Prevention

There are no current engagements in this issue area.

For more ways to get involved with issues like these, email Yucel Ors.

 

 

Information Technology & Communications

 


Stop Federal Small Cell Preemption


Send a letter to ask your members of Congress to cosponsor H.R. 530 or S. 2012 to reverse the FCC's small cell preemption 

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Send a letter to ask your senators to oppose the STREAMLINE Small Cell Deployment Act

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Digital Equity


Ask your senators and Representatives to support the Digital Equity Act (S. 1167 / H.R. 4486) to bridge the broadband divide

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For more ways to get involved with issues like these, email Angelina Panettieri.