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Meet the League’s New Executive Director

Meet the League’s New Executive Director

Carolyn Coleman is the League’s first female executive director and its fourth executive director since 1934. She brings over 25 years of experience in public service and advocacy to her new position.

January 2017
2016 Legislative Year in Review

2016 Legislative Year in Review

Despite another chaotic legislative session, city officials can be satisfied that the League helped hold the line to preserve local control, revenue and flexibility and made progress in several areas.

January 2017
A Primer on California City Revenues, Part Two: Major City Revenues

A Primer on California City Revenues, Part Two: Major City Revenues

Understanding the essentials of city finance is critical for city decision-makers. Elected officials find their job is easier when they can explain municipal finance’s basic elements to their constituents.

December 2016
Planning to Save: Increasing Your Community’s Resiliency

Planning to Save: Increasing Your Community’s Resiliency

Adaptation planning helps cities endure current and future impacts and thrive.

November 2016
A Primer on California City Revenues, Part One: Revenue Basics

A Primer on California City Revenues, Part One: Revenue Basics

Though every city is different, some essential elements of city revenues are common to cities throughout California.

November 2016
Fort Bragg Makes Bees a Priority

Fort Bragg Makes Bees a Priority

Fort Bragg is California’s first Bee City USA®.

October 2016
2016 Annual Conference & Expo Highlights Expo Exhibitors

2016 Annual Conference & Expo Highlights Expo Exhibitors

October 2016
League of California Cities® 2016 Annual Conference & Expo Highlights

League of California Cities® 2016 Annual Conference & Expo Highlights

Learn about new ways to better serve your city and residents.

October 2016
Santa Rosa’s Violence Prevention Efforts Lead to Success

Santa Rosa’s Violence Prevention Efforts Lead to Success

Multiple agencies and local organizations partnered to reduce violent crime.

October 2016
A Farewell Interview With Executive Director Chris McKenzie

A Farewell Interview With Executive Director Chris McKenzie

McKenzie will retire this month.

October 2016