Pittsburgh City Summit conference
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LOS ANGELES — November 10, 2019 — Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson of Gary, Indiana, was elected president of the National League of Cities (NLC) today at the 2018 City Summit in Los Angeles. Freeman-Wilson, who will serve a one-year term as president…

Karen Freeman-Wilson
Karen Freeman-Wilson
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Residents often turn to city officials during census cycles. Below are some quick talking points to respond to your residents' most common questions and concerns:

“Participating in the 2020 Census is a civic…

Town Hall Meeting
Town Hall Meeting
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  • Research Report

"Municipal governments have an important relationship with the census — both as consumers of the invaluable data it gathers and as partners in ensuring the complete and accurate count of our cities." 

The National League of Cities (NLC)…

Family on porch
Family on porch
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As Hurricane Michael bears down on the Florida Panhandle and neighboring states, millions of Americans will be impacted by flooding, power outages and wind damage. The storm comes as many states are still in recovery from Hurricane Florence,…

Hurricane Michael
Hurricane Michael
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON – July 10, 2018 – The National League of Cities (NLC) board of directors selected Kansas City, Missouri, to host its 2022 City Summit conference taking place November 16-19, 2022. The event will bring thousands of city leaders,…

Kansas City
Kansas City
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From rebuilding America’s infrastructure to providing affordable housing to residents, city leaders share strategies that address challenges unique to nation’s largest cities

CHICAGO — April 28, 2018 — In…

City Council Presidents in Chicago
City Council Presidents in Chicago
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The Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) constituency group was created to serve as a forum for communication and information exchange among Hispanic local government elected officials and NLC colleagues. HELO also provides training and…

Washington
Washington
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Thank you for attending the 2018 NBC-LEO Summer Conference in Hollywood, Florida!

The event may be over, but the memories and the skills will last forever. Use this webpage to find photos and presentations from the event. 

Want to…

Hollywood, FL
Hollywood, FL
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Across the country, women knit together the fabric of our communities. As residents, business entrepreneur and, of course, as local officials, women lead by action and example. At the National League of Cities, we’re proud of the women who…

NLC panel of women leaders at the 2017 Congressional City Conference.
NLC panel of women leaders at the 2017 Congressional City Conference.
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Develop your skills as a public servant

Earn credits towards an NLC University Certificate at the Leadership Forum

A common goal among local leaders is to foster a strong…