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Cities Collaborate to Help Give Kids a Running Start for School

Cities Collaborate to Help Give Kids a Running Start for School

Using programs ranging from truancy reduction to summer reading, cities are taking unique and collaborative approaches to combat summer learning loss and prepare students of all ages to return to school.

August 2016
Local Streets and Roads Awards Recognize Best Practices

Local Streets and Roads Awards Recognize Best Practices

The annual Outstanding Local Streets and Roads Project Awards Program recognizes projects that promote fiscal and environmental sustainability in the local transportation system and can be replicated by other jurisdictions.

July 2016
Woodland Builds a Healthy Urban Forest, One Tree at a Time

Woodland Builds a Healthy Urban Forest, One Tree at a Time

Woodland strives to promote the importance of expanding its tree canopy to provide environmental, economic, health and aesthetic benefits. Because trees help reduce greenhouse gases, the city aims to increase its canopy 50 percent by planting 6,000 trees between 2014 and 2020.

July 2016
California Cities Shine in $5 Million Energy Prize Challenge

California Cities Shine in $5 Million Energy Prize Challenge

Despite the many innovative efficiency measures now in place throughout the country, the United States wastes more than half of all energy produced. Eight California cities are competing for a $5 million prize in a national contest to save energy.

July 2016
Collaboration With CAMTC Results in Safer Communities

Collaboration With CAMTC Results in Safer Communities

The California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) certifies massage professionals who meet the Massage Therapy Act’s requirements.

June 2016
Measuring Progress on Massage Therapy Oversight, Collaboration and Governance

Measuring Progress on Massage Therapy Oversight, Collaboration and Governance

While CAMTC has taken positive steps to increase transparency and accountability, some additional work is still needed.

June 2016
On the Record

On the Record

Mayors and council members describe the most helpful aspect of League membership.

June 2016
Powerful Local Control Remedy Addresses El Cajon’s Alcohol Nuisance Problems

Powerful Local Control Remedy Addresses El Cajon’s Alcohol Nuisance Problems

For years, the City of El Cajon grappled with the impacts of aggressive panhandlers, transients, serial inebriates and illegal alcohol sales to minors.

May 2016
Sustainability Offers a Path to Prosperity

Sustainability Offers a Path to Prosperity

Sustainable communities are often better able to thrive and become more prosperous; sustainability is not just about the environment.

May 2016
On the Record

On the Record

City officials describe the most challenging aspect of their work on the city council.

May 2016
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