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Governor’s Final Actions Include Veto of Telecom Bill

October 16, 2017
Gov. Jerry Brown finished his work on Sunday night signing and vetoing legislation sent to him by the Legislature in 2017.

President Rich Garbarino Announces League Strategic Plan Task Force

October 13, 2017
In his address to delegates during the League of California Cities'® Annual Conference & Expo in Sacramento last month, President Rich Garbarino, council member, City of South San Francisco, announced that in order to have an even larger positive impact on California cities, the League will embark on a planning process to develop an actionable three-year strategic plan.

Help Set League Policy — Join a League Policy Committee

October 13, 2017
The League's seven policy committees comprise city officials from throughout California.

Submit Proposals Now for the 2018 Mayors and Council Members Executive Forum

October 13, 2017
The League of California Cities® is now accepting session proposals for the 2018 Mayors & Council Members Executive Forum taking place June 27–28 in Monterey.

Why Cities Should Get Moving on Their Cannabis Ordinances

October 10, 2017
The State of California is not delaying implementation of either the emergency regulations, or the implementation of state licensing on Jan. 2, 2018.

SB 1 Project List Submission FAQ’s

October 6, 2017
The League has drafted an easy to use FAQ on the steps cities must take to submit their SB 1 project lists.

President Garbarino Appoints 2018 Policy Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs

October 6, 2017
League President Rich Garbarino announced his chair and vice chair appointments to the League’s seven standing policy committees.

Retirement System Sustainability Resources for Cities

October 6, 2017
The League has launched a Retirement System Sustainability webpage to provide city officials with a one-stop-shop for the latest educational tools, information and news articles related to CalPERS and pension obligations.

CA Women Lead to Host LEADership Academy Oct. 19 in Los Angeles

October 6, 2017
California Women Lead is hosting its next LEADership Academy on Oct. 19 in Los Angeles.

League-Sponsored Bond Agency Issues $11 Million in New Markets Tax Credit Financing for Livingston Community Health Care Provider

October 6, 2017
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) and California Statewide Communities Development Corporation (CSCDC).

League-Sponsored U.S. Communities Program Holding Southern CA Summit on Nov. 1 in Carson

October 6, 2017
U.S. Communities, the League of California Cities® and the California State Association of Counties sponsored government purchasing alliance, is hosting a free regional event on Nov. 1 in Carson.

Limited Spots Available for the League’s 2017 Municipal Finance Institute

October 6, 2017
Only few spots remain at the Newport Beach Marriott, the hotel where the Municipal Finance Institute will be held Dec. 13–14.
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