The city and its partners created a model that helps communities
use limited resources to solve multiple problems.
After years of fiscal challenges, the city implemented innovative
programs to boost efficiency and accountability.
The resource center offers a spectrum of collaborative examples.
Fort Bragg is California’s first Bee City USA®.
A one-stop center serves people who want to break the cycle of
The League is taking unprecedented steps in response to an
alarming increase in the state’s homeless population.
Cities have a responsibility to work with their county, state and
federal partners to provide the services needed to address this
The City of Los Angeles launched a program in which parks are
kept open until 11:00 p.m., and volunteers and staff facilitate
safe, healthy activities.
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
Open library access can lead to dilemmas such as situations
involving patrons who bring in excessive amounts of personal
belongings and use the library as a temporary shelter.
Palmdale gives residents a way to help address critical
The committee advises the council and participates in local
The app facilitates a dialogue with Fresno’s diverse residents.
Many California cities are looking at how the Internet of Things
can serve the public.
The city is using a variety of initiatives to address its high
rate of childhood obesity.
Volunteers connect the community and enhance the quality of life
in cities throughout the Golden State.
A web-based volunteer recruitment tool meets the needs of the
city’s residents and its community partners.
The program offers an enjoyable way for children and adults to
learn organic gardening, be physically active, make smart food
choices and work together.
Parks play a key role in the fight against childhood obesity and can contribute significantly to cities’ economic prosperity.
The city recruited seniors to supervise and support students as
they walk or bike to and from school.