Public employers often face situations in which the religious
beliefs of their employees become a major legal issue. This
article explains applicable law and addresses some common
The measure won’t put the “gut and amend” game out of business,
but it helps California voters, journalists and the democratic
City officials, residents and journalists find this practical
guide to be an invaluable resource.
After the election is over it can be hard to put aside the competitive mindset, move beyond politics and begin working as a cohesive team.
Though every city is different, some essential elements of city
revenues are common to cities throughout California.
Multiple agencies and local organizations partnered to reduce
McKenzie will retire this month.
Fort Bragg is California’s first Bee City USA®.
An upcoming amendment will significantly change how local public
agencies are required to analyze development projects’ traffic
During a ballot measure campaign, a critic said, “If you’re going
to try to kill the king, you’d better succeed.”
The League is taking unprecedented steps in response to an
alarming increase in the state’s homeless population.
Two lifelong friends who lead neighboring cities find working
together doubles their impact.
Cities have a responsibility to work with their county, state and
federal partners to provide the services needed to address this
First and foremost, the relationship between the city council and
the city manager is a partnership that serves the community.
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.
The committee advises the council and participates in local
It is often said that the price of liberty is eternal vigilance.
It also appears to be the price of local control.
Mayors and council members describe the most helpful aspect of
While CAMTC has taken positive steps to increase transparency and
accountability, some additional work is still needed.
A municipal lease transaction should be evaluated for various