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Seattle, Wash. - The National League of Cities (NLC) today named its 2014 leadership and board of directors at the annual Congress of Cities and Exposition in Seattle, Wash. The organization elected Mayor Chris Coleman of Saint Paul, Minn. to…

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Seattle, Wash. - Saint Paul, Minn. Mayor Chris Coleman was today named President of the National League of Cities (NLC), the nation's leading advocacy organization representing cities and local leaders. The vote came at the conclusion of NLC's…

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Seattle, Wash. - T. Oscar Trevino, mayor, North Richland Hills, Texas, was elected the 2014 president of the Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) constituency group during the group's membership business meeting today during the National…

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NLC President Marie Lopez Rogers, mayor, Avondale, Arizona, has appointed a 15-member Nominating Committee that will be responsible for recommending a slate of Officers and Board members to lead…

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Applications Due Wednesday, October 16 

 

The NLC Executive Office is now accepting applications for the 2014 NLC Officers and Board of Directors. The Online Candidate Data Forms are due electronically to NLC by Wednesday, October…

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The following is NLC's quarterly member update on the U.S. Communities Purchasing Alliance. 

 

When it comes to public procurement, using a cooperative purchasing program is a common practice for cities and towns. The U.S.…

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In August, the National Urban Fellows (NUF) Program announced the election of Carolyn Coleman to its Board of Directors.  Coleman is the Director of Federal Advocacy at the National League of Cities. Through its Academic and Leadership Development…
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Councilmember Todd Kinsey of League City, Texas, learned the importance of education, family, and community at an early age.

Growing up in a fatherless home, his mother relied on government and community…

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NLC recognizes that the social and political environment is changing and if NLC is to be relevant and effective, it must change with the times. NLC is using a research informed planning process that will develop a three-year strategic plan that…

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Driving Change: A Bold New Approach

In order to chart a course that keeps the National League of Cities relevant to current and potential members while navigating the economic and political circumstances, we set forth on developing a three year…