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Communications

Strong communication with constituents and stakeholders is essential to an informed and trusting public. A well-rounded communications program covering media relations, constituent relations, social media and more can make local government stronger. We offer resources and ideas for all areas of communications, including overall community branding and strategy.

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Carolyn Sawyer will serve as a presenter for the interactive Leadership Training Seminar, "Managing Your Message in a Multi-Mass Media World," at the Congressional City Conference on March 9th, 2013 in Washington, D.C.  The session will educate…

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The Center for Research and Innovation at the National League of Cities is working to better understand how technology and communications issues impact cities and how we can be a resource for members. As the demographics of cities are changing in…

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If you need last minute holiday gifts, orders placed in the NLC store during the month of December will receive free shipping (no code needed), including our popular "I Love my City" line of apparel, which can be customized with a…

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Eric Rabe will serve as presenter and seminar facilitator at the upcoming Congress of Cities and Exposition seminar, “The Rise of Social Government,” on Novemember 29 in Boston, Massachusetts.…

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Most cities across the United States provide some way to enhance the lives of their residents and the residents in surrounding areas. 

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In response to concerns raised by cities and NLC, Facebook has created a new escalation process that is intended to make it easier for cities to get information about a new requirement concerning city page names and about how to make the…

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Today, NLC is introducing a new members-only weekly e-newsletter with news, updates and resources for cities called The Weekly.

Evolving from the recently retired Nation's Cities Weekly publication, the e-newsletter is the latest step…

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When Washington quiets down in the summer, NLC takes advantage of the opportunity to reach our members where they are.  The Member Relations team exhibited in June at the Pennsylvania League of Cities and Municipalities conference in Pittsburgh,…

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 June 18, 2012

New Facilities Solutions Contract from U.S. Communities
Tuesday, June 19, 1:00 p.m. EDT & Wednesday, June 20, 2:00 p.m. EDT

U.S. Communities, the national purchasing cooperative sponsored by NLC and…

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Talk about times changing: In 1978 when the National League of Cities launched Nation's Cities Weekly, Dar Webb was the publisher and I was an associate editor and writer, both of us working for Fred Jordan, who was at…

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