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Austin, Texas - Today, the National League of Cities (NLC) recognized the efforts of nearly 460 mayors, city council members, county commissioners and other local elected officials nationwide for their commitment to achieving health and wellness…

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Mike Conduff, along with Jim Hunt, will deliver a NLC University Seminar for community leaders titled "Building Strong Elected-Appointed Official Relationships (ICMA)” at the upcoming Congress of Cities and Exposition on Wednesday, November 19th…

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Washington, D.C. - Following President Obama's appointment of Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson as deputy assistant to the president and director of Intergovernmental Affairs, National League of Cities President Chris Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul…

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Government executives are challenged to achieve efficiencies and streamline operations while running complex, multi-faceted organizations — all in an environment of conflicting political agendas, cumbersome policies and intense…

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Eddie Holloway is the Dean of Students at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He will be hosting his session ”Best Practices in Political Decision Making” on Wednesday, November 19, from 1:00-4:30pm at the Congress…

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  • CitiesSpeak

For the first time in human history the majority of the world’s population lives in urban areas, including 80 percent of Americans and 3 billion people worldwide. And this number is only expected to grow –…

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City leaders interested in improving outcomes for youth and increasing public safety through juvenile justice reform are encouraged to participate in a series of webinars, during the next phase of NLC’s strategic partnership with the John D. and…

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Regardless of location or demographics, cities across the country are being asked to do more with less as federal and state funding decreases. Through creative innovations – including new ideas, new ways of doing business and new…

  • CitiesSpeak

This is a guest post written by Adam Levenson of UNC-Chapel Hill’s MPA@UNC program.

“Trust, but verify.” According to certified public finance officers Stan Helgerson and David Richardson, Ronald Reagan’s famous stance on international…

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Trust
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the seventh post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

 

Had my trip to the World Urban Forum been limited to a tour of the city of Medellin, the trip would have been worth it. This is…

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Medellin Hills