The League has set its strategic sights for the second year in a row on “supporting sustainable communities.”
Voters are overwhelmingly reinvesting in their local governments,
local infrastructure and local services by approving ballot
measures that authorize tax increases and bond issues for
Protecting local control requires flexibility and responsiveness
to the needs and desires of the electorate on issues that demand
substantive, thoughtful public policy – without sacrificing
The League and its coalition partners are working to build
support for Proposition 99 and to educate voters about the great
harm that Prop.98 could do to our communities.
Increasing energy efficiency and promoting sustainability reduce
a community’s carbon footprint and also provide long-term cost
savings of taxpayer dollars.
Every few hundred years an individual or idea comes along that
focuses the lens through which we see our world and our role in
it. For scientists this is known as a “scientific