March 30, 2012
Issue #33

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League Releases Q & A Guide on Post-Redevelopment Legal Issues

The League has released the first in a series of question and answer guides to assist cities struggling with issues arising from ABx1 26, the redevelopment dissolution statute.

Key words: Redevelopment, Legal


There's Still Time to Enter Your City's Innovative Program in the 2012 League Partner-Sponsored Helen Putnam Awards

If your city has done remarkable, innovative work in any of the 10 Helen Putnam award categories enter your city by the upcoming April 12 deadline for consideration.

Key words: Helen Putnam Awards


Take the NLC Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation

In honor of the 40th anniversary of the Clean Water Act, the primary federal law protecting water resources in the United States, the National League of Cities (NLC) is launching its Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.

Key words: Mayors, Cities, Water Conservation, Environmental Quality


California FreshWorks Fund Releases RFP for Healthy Corner Store Conversion Awards

The California FreshWorks Fund (fund) released a $1 million statewide RFP to assist intermediaries in carrying out conversions of corner stores this week.

Keywords: Grant Opportunity, RFP, Healthy Food, Grocery Conversion


CCSP Endorses Upcoming Community School Nutrition Forum

The Cities Counties Schools Partnership is endorsing the upcoming Community School National Forum. The forum will take place on May 9 – 12 in San Francisco.

Key words: Cities Counties Schools Partnership, San Francisco, Coalition for Community Schools


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