Even though hateful speech is generally protected under the First
Amendment, some hate speech does not receive protection.
A look at how communities can plan for an earthquake and improve
Using sports for community development initiatives holds promise
On average, cities spend 2.5 to 3 percent of their overall
budgets on technology.
An innovative approach simplifies online publishing.
Public agencies and officials face important restrictions related
to ballot measure activities.
A look at local zoning and safety regulations that cities may
adopt and apply to firearms retailers.
High school students serve as mentors for younger students.
Lessons from one of the worst fire years in California history.
Talent is mobile and in short supply.
Tips to make your case to voters effectively.
The city stepped up when wells ran dry.
The League offers a variety of new tools and resources to support
cities’ transparency efforts.
Promoting diversity at City Hall is a key strategy for ensuring
equitable public service.
As national and state programs fall short of fully addressing
this issue, California’s cities and counties are focusing on
collaboration, cooperation and support at the local level to
A new report from the League and its partners showcases existing
and emerging approaches that are having a positive impact on
homelessness in California communities.
The community and city collaborated to build a much-needed park.
The TIERS Framework and Learning Lab support the use of
deliberative planning to better engage the public.