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Submit Your Ideas for the League’s Annual Conference Sessions

January 5, 2016
The League of California Cities® is inviting members, partners and stakeholders to submit session proposals for the 2016 Annual Conference & Expo.

Federal Update: Internet Tax Freedom Act, 2016 Appropriations

December 18, 2015
Congress last week moved to make the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) permanent when a conference committee included it in an unrelated Customs Reauthorization Conference Report. 

California City Solutions: Santa Clara’s Library Offers Sustainable Programs to Enrich Community Health

December 18, 2015
This story is part of an ongoing series featuring Helen Putnam Award entries.

Registration Open for 2016 Municipal Law Symposium

December 18, 2015
The 2016 Municipal Law Symposium will focus on the challenging issues public agency attorneys face in the areas of water and public works.

Just 40 Spots Left for January New Mayors and Council Members Academy

December 18, 2015
Registration is still open for the League of California Cities® New Mayors and Council Members Academy scheduled for Jan. 20-22 at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento.

Local Government Statement Regarding Filing of California Water Conservation, Flood Control and Stormwater Management Act

December 15, 2015
On Monday, Dec. 14, the Association of California Water Agencies, the California State Association of Counties, and the League of California Cities® filed a constitutional amendment with the Attorney General’s office.

Registration is Now Open for the Public Works Officers Institute in Sacramento

December 15, 2015
Don’t miss the opportunity to register early and secure your spot for the 2016 Public Works Officers Institute and Expo scheduled March 9-11 at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento.

New FAA Regulations Require Registration for Recreational Drones

December 15, 2015
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced on Dec. 14 a new requirement in federal law requiring registration of all model aircraft, including recreational drones.

Legislature Reconvenes Jan. 4, New Year Begins with Speaker Election and Budget Proposal

December 11, 2015
Sacramento has been relatively quiet since the Legislature adjourned on Sept. 11, with the Gov. Jerry Brown making his final decisions on legislation on Oct. 11.

Calling All Outstanding City Street Projects

December 11, 2015
The Save California Streets Coalition has opened the nomination period for its annual Local Streets and Roads Awards. Submissions should highlight a street infrastructure project or program that has demonstrated a significant improvement in your community’s street system.

California City Officials Appointed to National League of Cities’ Policy and Advocacy Committees

December 11, 2015
The National League of Cities (NLC) on Dec. 7 announced the appointment of members to the organization’s 2016 policy and advocacy committees by NLC President Melodee Colbert Kean.

League-Sponsored Bond Agency Finances Affordable Housing Projects in Moreno Valley and Montebello

December 11, 2015
Some of the most significant benefits of League membership for cities since 1988 have flowed from the League’s co-sponsorship of the California Statewide Communities Development Authority (CSCDA).

Internet Tax Freedom Act Included in Trade Agreement, Cities Need to Email U.S. Senate Immediately

December 11, 2015
This week Congress moved to make the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) permanent when a conference committee included it in an unrelated Customs Reauthorization Conference Report.

U.S. Communities Home Depot Rebate Program

December 11, 2015
During 2015, through the League of California Cities® sponsored U.S. Communities program, California cities have purchased more than $3 million in products and services from The Home Depot. 

Congress Approves Five-Year Transportation Bill

December 4, 2015
The U.S. House and Senate announced an agreement this week on a five-year, $305 billion transportation authorization.

League Launches Updated Medical Marijuana Webpage

December 4, 2015
City official are encouraged to visit the League’s new medical marijuana webpage (www.cacities.org/medicalmarijuana) for information and resources related to the Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act.

California City Solutions: Fontana Creates Re-Entry Program to Reduce Crimes Rates

December 4, 2015
This story is part of an ongoing series featuring Helen Putnam Award entries.

Save the Date: Municipal Law Symposium, Feb. 5

December 4, 2015
The 2016 Municipal Law Symposium will focus on the challenging issues public agency attorneys face in the areas of water and public works.  

HCD Issues Notice of Funding Availability for $30 Million in Housing-Related Parks Program Funds

December 4, 2015
The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) announces a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) of approximately $30 million for the Housing-Related Parks (HRP) Program, 2015 Designated Program Year (DPY).

Department of Finance Responds to FAA Rule on Aviation Fuel Sold at Airports

December 2, 2015
The California Department of Finance (DOF) this week responded to a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) policy concerning the use of airport revenue.
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