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Registration is Now Open for the Feb. 27 Municipal Law Institute’s Symposium

January 7, 2015
Registration is open for the 2015 Municipal Law Institute Symposium that will be held on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. 

Public Works Officers Institute Registration Open – Keep an Eye on that Mailbox

December 22, 2014
The announcement for the 2015 Public Works Officers Institute is in the mail and registration is officially open. 

Congress Passes FY 2015 Appropriations Package

December 18, 2014
After some controversy, Congress passed the FY 2015 appropriations package last weekend.

Watch Governor Brown’s Inauguration and State of the State Addresses Online

December 18, 2014
Gov. Jerry Brown announced in early December that he would take his oath of office on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 and combine his inauguration with the annual state of the state address. Legislators will also be returning to the Capitol that day to begin legislative business for the 2015-16 session after being sworn in on Monday, Dec. 1. 

Single Use Plastic Bags Ban Referendum Signature Deadline Approaches

December 18, 2014
Efforts to overturn the plastic bag ban signed earlier this year by Gov. Jerry Brown are closing in on the final weeks of signature collection to qualify a referendum for the 2016 ballot.

Interested in Serving on The League Board of Directors?

December 18, 2014
The Executive Committee of the League of California Cities invites applications from elected officials interested in serving in one of three recently vacated at-large director positions on the board of directors. 

California City Solutions: Rancho Cordova Helps Build Largest Free Kids Health Event in the Sacramento Region

December 18, 2014
This story is part of an ongoing series featuring Helen Putnam Award entries.

HCD Housing-Related Parks Grant Funding Opportunities

December 18, 2014
The Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has released a Notice of Funding Availability for nearly $35 million in Housing-Related Parks (HRP) program funding for the 2014 Designated Program Year (DPY).

2015 Ahwahnee Conference Registration Opens Dec. 16

December 12, 2014
Local governments across the state are struggling to keep pace with the accelerating demographic, technological and environmental changes in their communities.

League Schedules Legislative Webinar on FCC Wireless Siting Report and Order

December 12, 2014
The League of California Cities is offering a legislative webinar on FCC Wireless Siting Report and Order to help cities with adjusting or reviewing their local ordinances for wireless communications services.

DOF Presentation on Developing and Implementing Long-Range Property Management Plans Webinar

December 10, 2014
The League of California Cities invites city officials to attend a webinar presentation by the Department of Finance (DOF) about its review and processing of Long-Range Property Management Plans (LRPMP).

Submit 2015 Annual Conference Call for Proposals Before the Holidays

December 10, 2014
What issues are you facing in your cities and in your role within them? 

California City Solutions: Morgan Hill Preserves General Fund Revenues by Re-Establishing its Fire Department

December 5, 2014
This story is part of an ongoing series featuring Helen Putnam Award entries.

League Seeks Great Session Ideas for Annual Conference

December 5, 2014
Did your participation at the Annual Conference spark a session idea?

Massage Regulation Implementation FAQ Document Available

December 3, 2014
A new AB 1147 (Bonilla, Gomez, and Holden) frequently asked questions document is now available on the League’s massage regulation webpage.

Scotts Valley Council Member Stephany Aguilar Assumes League of California Cities Presidency

December 1, 2014
Scotts Valley Council Member Stephany Aguilar last Friday became the president of the League of California Cities.

New and Re-Elected Lawmakers Arrive in Sacramento for Swearing-In Ceremony

December 1, 2014
California lawmakers returned to Sacramento this week for the swearing-in and organization of the 2015-16 legislative session.

City Managers’ Department Accepting Applications for Three Distinct Awards

December 1, 2014
The League of California Cities’ City Managers’ Department is accepting nominations for the three prestigious awards presented annually to distinguished members of the department.

Cities Urged to Take Action in Support of Federal Marketplace Fairness Act

November 21, 2014
California city officials have an opportunity to advocate for a legislation that makes tax collection mandatory for online retailers when their representatives Members of Congress will return to the districts during next week’s Congress Thanksgiving recess.

President Obama Unveils Executive Action on Immigration Reform

November 21, 2014
Yesterday President Barack Obama revealed his highly anticipated immigration reform plan. 
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