Although the No Place Like Home program funds will not be available until 2018, the California Department of Housing and Community Development has released the Notice of Funding Availability for…
Changes in the law related to marijuana raise many concerns for cities.
A recent report underscores the critical need in California to develop a transportation funding solution that will keep residents and the economy moving forward.
We can either pay to fix and maintain our infrastructure today or pay much more in the future to replace it.
The League is focusing on public safety, affordable housing, the homelessness crisis and funding for critical transportation and water infrastructure.
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…
Though every city is different, some essential elements of city revenues are common to cities throughout California.
After years of fiscal challenges, the city implemented innovative programs to boost efficiency and accountability.
Cities and counties are partnering with the California Statewide Communities Development Authority to offer developers a way to maximize project cash flow.
The resource center offers a spectrum of collaborative examples.
The consequences of opioid misuse are increasingly deadly.
The League is taking unprecedented steps in response to an alarming increase in the state’s homeless population.
The new tool gives cities much-needed flexibility.
A municipal lease transaction should be evaluated for various legal issues.
City officials seeking creative ways to finance economic development projects should take a look at the tools provided by AB 2.
A statewide study will examine replacing the outdated gasoline tax with a road user charge.
Three new tools provide a number of promising options.
Each year we ask a diverse group of about 100 city officials to tell us which policy envelopes we need to push, which walls we need to scale and what partnerships we need to build. Bringing…
Significant positive developments for the League included the adoption of a new economic development tool for lower-income communities and the passage of a medical marijuana regulatory bill package.