This article presents an overview of state mandates, reimbursable mandates and options for cities when mandates are suspended.
In 2008 the massage industry helped craft SB 731, which established a voluntary certification process for massage professionals through the California Massage Therapy Council. The bill’s intent…
In 2013 the League focused on sponsoring and supporting legislation to help develop new community and economic development tools and funding options for city services. On other fronts, it was…
Two new elements required for government financial statements may seem complicated at first glance, but will improve the accuracy of reporting by including future commitments.
Under realignment, state prisons will house the most serious offenders while county jails will house lower-level felons. This article examines which offenders are covered, sentencing, post-release…
At the League’s 2013 Annual Conference, the League General Assembly approved Resolution #2, related to public safety realignment.
Local agencies are using historic preservation to promote financial vitality.
Summer at City Hall focuses on teen learning and leadership and provides a model for other communities seeking to create an engaging and enriching summer program for youth.
A look at the highlights of the League of California Cities 2013 Annual Conference & Expo.
Natural gas offers ways to increase efficiency and save money.
An overview of the League of California Cities 2013 Annual Conference & Expo coming to Sacramento next month.
Local elected officials weigh in on how the League of California Cities helps them serve the public.