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Nov 26, 2019, 07:00 ET National League of Cities Announces 2020 Leadership and Board of Directors

Los Angeles Councilmember Joe Buscaino has been elected president of the National League of Cities, the nation's largest membership and advocacy...


Jul 09, 2019, 13:33 ET Bipartisan Local Elected Officials and Experts Reveal Solutions to National Housing Crisis in New NLC Report

Today, the National League of Cities (NLC) released a comprehensive affordable housing report entitled "Homeward Bound: The Road to Affordable...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:11 ET New #LoveMyCity Campaign Celebrates the Love People Have for Their Communities

More than 200 million people across the United States live in a city, town or village that they love. While the country is feeling increasingly...


May 23, 2019, 09:00 ET Report: Mayors Increasingly Focusing on Climate Change, Infrastructure as Washington Fails to Act

As federal policymakers struggle to find consensus on many of the toughest challenges facing the country, mayors are focused on grounded solutions to ...


May 21, 2019, 18:54 ET Enough Talk on Infrastructure: It's Time for Action

Tomorrow, President Trump and Congressional leadership will meet at the White House with the goal to reach an agreement to fix America's...


Apr 30, 2019, 15:10 ET National League of Cities Calls on President Trump, Congressional Leadership to Work Together on Infrastructure Plan This Year

Today, President Trump and Congressional leaders met at the White House to discuss infrastructure priorities and potential legislation to fix...


Apr 25, 2019, 15:35 ET New Guide Helps Cities Navigate Micromobility Landscape

Today, the National League of Cities (NLC) released a new guide, "Micromobility in Cities: A History and Policy Overview" designed for local leaders...


Mar 21, 2019, 14:38 ET Report: Stronger State-Local Partnerships Needed for Solutions to Housing Crisis

The nation is experiencing a housing crisis on many fronts, from homelessness and poor housing quality to lack of supply and housing disconnected...


Mar 12, 2019, 09:03 ET New Report Examines How Cities Can Pilot Road User Charge Systems

At the Congressional City Conference in Washington, the National League of Cities (NLC) released a new report, "Fixing Funding by the Mile: A Primer...


Mar 11, 2019, 15:37 ET 2,000 City Leaders Convene in Washington for National League of Cities Congressional City Conference

This week, more than 2,000 mayors, councilmembers and other delegates from cities, towns and villages across the country are convening in Washington...


Feb 07, 2019, 17:41 ET On Capitol Hill, Local Leaders Call on Congress to Prioritize Infrastructure

Today on Capitol Hill, the National League of Cities (NLC), federal leaders and representatives from state municipal leagues held a briefing on the...


Feb 05, 2019, 23:36 ET Cities Respond to State of the Union Address

Following President Trump's State of the Union address to Congress, NLC President Karen Freeman-Wilson, mayor of Gary, Indiana, released the...


Feb 04, 2019, 13:46 ET In State of the Union, Cities Call on President to Prioritize Infrastructure

Ahead of President Trump's State of the Union address, America's cities, towns and villages call on the president to use this opportunity to set an...


Jan 08, 2019, 21:33 ET Cities to Federal Leaders: The Shutdown is Having Real Consequences

Following tonight's address from President Trump and the Democratic leadership response, National League of Cities (NLC) CEO and Executive Director...


Dec 19, 2018, 16:43 ET City Leaders Urge Federal Leaders to Do Their Jobs and Prevent Partial Shutdown

As the deadline looms to prevent a partial government shutdown, the National League of Cities (NLC) calls on federal leaders to do their jobs and...


Nov 15, 2018, 14:03 ET National League of Cities Recommends Circular Economy to Improve Recycling Efforts in Communities

To improve municipal waste management practices, boost local green jobs and help address climate change, the National League of Cities (NLC), in...


Nov 13, 2018, 12:20 ET Mayors, Councilmembers & Local Leaders Form National Task Force to Address Housing Crisis Facing Cities Across the Country

Today the National League of Cities (NLC) announced the creation of a national task force to address how communities can better respond to the...


Nov 07, 2018, 19:09 ET 3,800 City Leaders Convene in Los Angeles for National League of Cities 2018 City Summit

This week, more than 3,800 mayors, councilmembers and other delegates from all 50 states and the District of Columbia are convening in Los Angeles...


Oct 10, 2018, 12:01 ET On Capitol Hill, Mayors Urge Greater Federal Support to Combat Nation's Opioid Crisis

Today at a National League of Cities (NLC) briefing on Capitol Hill, three mayors from diverse communities around the country described steps they...


Sep 26, 2018, 15:35 ET Counties, Cities Voice Concern Over FCC's Small Cell Ruling

The National Association of Counties and the National League of Cities today released the following statement regarding the Federal Communications...


Sep 25, 2018, 10:53 ET In Midst of China Recycling Crisis, American Cities Can Benefit

Today, the National League of Cities (NLC) released a new report, "Rethinking Recycling: How Cities Can Adapt to Evolving Markets," which analyzes...


Aug 23, 2018, 11:52 ET National League of Cities Announces Commitment to Enhance Cities' Use of Data and Evidence

The National League of Cities (NLC), the nation's largest and most representative organization for cities and their elected leaders, today announced...


Jul 16, 2018, 17:34 ET Fort Collins Mayor Joins the National FAA Drone Advisory Committee to Represent Cities

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has selected Mayor Wade O. Troxell, Ph.D., of the City of Fort Collins, Colorado, to serve on the Federal...


Jul 10, 2018, 13:07 ET National League of Cities Selects Kansas City, Missouri for 2022 City Summit

The National League of Cities (NLC) board of directors selected Kansas City, Missouri, to host its 2022 City Summit conference taking place November...


Jun 25, 2018, 07:30 ET More than 300 City Officials from Across America Convene in Little Rock for National League of Cities Leadership Meeting and Education Program

More than 300 officials from 39 states are convening this week in Little Rock, Arkansas, for the National League of Cities (NLC) Summer Board and...