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  • Press Release

A new partnership with Results for America will bring training to cities to help them achieve What Works Cities Certification, a national standard for well-managed local government

WASHINGTON & NEW YORK CITY…

City Hall
City Hall
  • Research Report

Each year, mayors across the nation detail their vision for their city’s future in a seminal address—their state of the city speech. These speeches have taken on new significance as mayors emerge as focal points in the intergovernmental context.…

Cityscape 2018
Cityscape 2018
  • Member Feature

NLC Welcomes new member Montevallo, AL!

Population: 6,723

Membership Region: South

In the geographic center of the state…

Owl's Cove after
Owl's Cove after
  • Member Feature

The Tallahassee Future Leaders Academy won first place in the under 50,001 - 200,000 category of the City Cultural Diversity Awards. 

The Tallahassee Future Leaders Academy is a premier leadership program that provides teens with…

Tallahassee
Tallahassee
  • Member Feature

NLC Welcomes new member Providence, RI!

Member Region: Northeast 

Population: 179,219 

The capital city in Rhode Island, …

Providence, RI
Providence, RI
  • Member Feature

NLC welcomes new member city, Duluth, MN! 

Membership Region: Mid-West

Population: 86,293

Duluth is a four season city on the…

Duluth, MN
Duluth, MN

Santa Rosa, CA

Population: 175,155

Member Region: West

NLC welcomes Santa Rosa CA, one of our newest members! Located in Sonoma…

Downtown Santa Rosa
Downtown Santa Rosa
  • Member Feature

NLC welcomes the new NLC member city: New Bedford, Massachusetts. 

Membership region: Northeast/Mid-Atlantic

Population: 95,032

New Bedford
New Bedford

WASHINGTON—February 2, 2018 – Following the tragic news that former Eatonville, Fla. Mayor Bruce Mount Sr. passed away on Monday, National League of Cities (NLC) CEO and Executive Director Clarence E. Anthony issued the following statement.…

  • Press Release

WASHINGTON — December 12, 2017 — Ed Lee, the first Asian American mayor of San Francisco, passed away early this morning. National League of Cities (NLC) constituency group Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) President Polly Low,…

Mayor Ed Lee of San Fransisco
Mayor Ed Lee of San Fransisco