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Chula Vista Turns Foreclosures Around

Chula Vista Turns Foreclosures Around

May 2010
Addressing the Issue of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Addressing the Issue of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The two articles presented here examine the legal standards and practices under which cities may enact local laws either to ban or regulate dispensaries.

May 2010
Enough Is Enough! Join the Fight to Save Vital Local Services

Enough Is Enough! Join the Fight to Save Vital Local Services

Ongoing state raids and state borrowing of local revenues continue to jeopardize the services that Californians need most. Borrowing local taxpayer and transportation funds exacerbates budget problems because those borrowed funds have to be repaid with interest-out of taxpayers’ pockets.

April 2010
A Leader’s Role When Tragedy Strikes

A Leader’s Role When Tragedy Strikes

April 2010

Mission Viejo Thinks Ahead on Disaster Recovery

October 2009

Consolidating Fire Services: Arroyo Grande, Grover Beach and Oceano Community Services District Take a New Approach

October 2009
Public Safety Depends on Police, Fire — and More

Public Safety Depends on Police, Fire — and More

City officials are grappling with the challenges of balancing their city budget while preserving the critically important services that are a central component of our quality of life. Clearly, public safety tops the list, but numerous other local services contribute to public safety in a variety of ways that are not always immediately visible.

October 2009
Volunteers Help Police Teach Safety to Lincoln Youngsters

Volunteers Help Police Teach Safety to Lincoln Youngsters

October 2009
The California Cities Gang Prevention Network Success Depends on Mayors’ Leadership

The California Cities Gang Prevention Network Success Depends on Mayors’ Leadership

October 2009
City Police Departments Team Up With CHP to Teach Teens the Real Lessons of the Road

City Police Departments Team Up With CHP to Teach Teens the Real Lessons of the Road

October 2009