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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…

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The Annual Leadership Summit was developed by the Leadership Training Institute (LTI) at the National League of Cities as an interactive leadership retreat designed specifically for local government officials. Over the years, the Summit has…

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Raleigh was presented with a U.S. Communities Customer Appreciation Award for supporting cooperative purchasing and utilizing multiple U.S. Communities contracts over the past three years and purchasing more than $3 million of products and…

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Washington, DC - Councilman Seyram Selase of Anniston, AL and Vice Mayor Jasmine Gore of Hopewell, VA have been selected as the 2013-2014 Foundation Fellows for the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Foundation. The…

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Participants Will Be Eligible to Apply for Additional Pass-Through Grants and Assistance

 
Cities are invited to apply for participation in one of two leadership academies focused on expanding access to health insurance coverage for…

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Friends, family and long-time colleagues gathered in Washington, DC last week to pay tribute to NLC Executive Director Don Borut's long career in public service. The celebration came just a few weeks before Borut's official retirement date at the…

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