Currently in Progress

Keep up with all of NLC’s current initiatives to learn how to meet the needs of your community.

Future of Cities

2021 Vacant Property Leadership Institute

2021 Eviction Prevention Learning Lab

Building Equitable Systems Begins with Infants and Toddlers

CHAMPS: Cities Combating Hunger

Cities and Health Systems

Cities Connecting Children to Nature

Cities of Opportunity Action Cohort

Cities of Opportunity Learning Lab

City Cultural Diversity Awards

City Inclusive Entrepreneurship Network (CIE)

City Leadership for Building an Early Learning Nation

Community Conversations on Race

Council on Youth, Education and Families

Data Community of Practice

Economic Mobility and Opportunity

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Technical Assistance Program

Equitable Economic Mobility Initiative

Help Desk on Shared Equity Homeownership

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Improving Community Health and Resilience through the Arts

Jail Reduction Strategies

Juvenile Justice Reform

Lead and Copper Rule Series

Leadership in Community Resilience

Military Communities Council

Municipal Policy Alignment Community of Practice

NLC + ecoAmerica: Elevating Local Climate Action

NLC COVID-19 Pandemic Response

NLC Reengagement Network

Re-engaging Students in the Time of COVID-19

Ready to Rebuild

Reimagining Public Safety

Safety First Challenge for Safer Streets

Southern Cities Economic Inclusion: Expanding Capacity, Building Resilience

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Strong Southern Communities Initiative

Sustainability and Resilience

Tax Policy

The Disaster Recovery Program

Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation

Urban Innovation

Women in Municipal Government Leadership Award

Young Municipal Leaders (YML)

Constituency Groups
Member Councils

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