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Developing an Office of Equity

In 2017, San Antonio, Texas was ranked one of the most unequal cities in the country by the Economic Innovation Group. Recognizing the ranking and the history of segregationist policies that led to it, San Antonio’…

San Antonio
San Antonio
  • Research Report

A new report, Mayoral Views on Racism and Discrimination, explores how mayors of medium-sized and large cities understand race, discrimination and equity in their communities and on a national level.

Co-written by the National League of…

The 2018 City Fiscal Conditions survey indicates that slightly more finance officers than last year are optimistic about the fiscal capacity of their cities. However, the level of optimism is still far below recent years. Furthermore, tax revenue…

  • 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