Pittsburgh City Summit conference
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  • CitiesSpeak

As part of our efforts to promote professional development among city leaders, each week we'll be featuring a new TED Talk focused on cities, community issues or local government. 

Theaster Gates, a potter by training and a social…

Slideshow – The 2016 Congressional City Conference in Photos

The 2016 Congressional City Conference in Photos
  • CitiesSpeak

Through the support of NLC's Mayors’ Education Task Force and the Every Student Succeeds Act, mayors can build on their partnerships with school district leaders and other community partners to improve their cities’ educational outcomes.

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task force
  • CitiesSpeak

“It was clear to me that I could have great policy ideas and a keen grasp of budgeting, but if I didn’t develop key leadership skills, I would never be able to lead my colleagues, my constituents, or my city forward.”…

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speaker
  • CitiesSpeak

Brenda Morrison and Chris Adams explain how to bring your constituents together for better budget solutions that move your city forward. This article is based on the budget toolbox session led by Brenda and Chris and…

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budget
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  • Press Release

Good listening skills are a common trait found among great leaders.

We have a rich legacy of leaders who traveled great distances to hear the voices of the voiceless. We think of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.…

MLK
MLK
  • Press Release

This is one of a series of articles revolving around the topics presented at the 20th Anniversary Leadership Summit. The program titled, ‘Leadership That Leaves a Legacy' included underlying themes of leadership, trust, change, courage and the…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Press Release

WASHINGTON—Three National League of Cities (NLC) constituency groups have announced the dates and locations of their 2016 summer conferences. The groups—Women in Municipal Government (WIMG), National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Press Release

Leading local government associations take over 78,000 SF at 660 North Capitol Street

WASHINGTON—The National Association of Counties (NACo) and National League of Cities (NLC) announced today that they will…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Press Release

NASHVILLE, TENN.—The National League of Cities (NLC) today named its 2016 leadership and board of directors at the annual Congress of Cities and Exposition in Nashville, Tenn. The membership elected Joplin, Mo. Councilmember and former Mayor…

Press Release
Press Release