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Jan 29, 2016, 09:32 ET United States Conference of Mayors CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran Issues Statement on Buddy Cianci

United States Conference of Mayors CEO & Executive Director Tom Cochran released the following statement regarding the death of former Mayor of...


Jan 28, 2016, 04:59 ET Mayors Support Financial Education And Summer Youth Programs

The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) DollarWise Campaign has awarded 2016 Innovation Grants to Atlanta, GA to incorporate financial...


Jan 25, 2016, 01:31 ET Statement By U.S. Conference Of Mayors Leadership On The Peterson Institute's New Estimates On the Economic Effects Of The Trans-Pacific Partnership

The leadership of U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) -- USCM President Baltimore (MD) Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and USCM CEO & Executive Director...


Jan 21, 2016, 05:05 ET VSP Global® and U.S. Conference of Mayors Partner to Provide Free Vision Care Nationwide

The U.S. Conference of Mayors today announced a yearlong partnership with VSP Global the largest health care company by membership, to increase...


Jan 21, 2016, 03:43 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors, Wells Fargo Announce 2016 CommunityWINS Grant Program

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and Wells Fargo today announced a call for nominations for the 2016 CommunityWINS℠ grant program, aimed at...


Jan 21, 2016, 01:42 ET Six Cities Share $445,000 in Grants to Support Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs

Today The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) announced the winners of the 2016 Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards during the organization's...


Jan 21, 2016, 01:03 ET Grant Awarded for Innovation in U.S. Textile Manufacturing

The Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors today announced this year's U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund grant recipients at the 84th...


Jan 20, 2016, 07:00 ET New Menino Survey of Mayors Reveals Top Priorities For Cities Across The Country

The U.S. Conference of Mayors in partnership with The Boston University Initiative on Cities, with the support of Citi, today released the 2015...


Jan 20, 2016, 05:33 ET LED Lighting, Energy Efficient Buildings And Solar Energy Technologies Are Reshaping America's Cities According To Conference Of Mayors' Survey

The nation's mayors released a new survey report showing how cities are deploying solar electricity systems, LED lighting and low-energy buildings to ...


Jan 19, 2016, 10:08 ET Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel To Speak At Mayors' Meeting On Reducing Violence And Strengthening Police/Community Trust

On the heels of President Obama's State of the Union Address (SOTU) and under the leadership of USCM Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, nearly ...


Jan 19, 2016, 04:48 ET U.S. Conference Of Mayors To Hold Opening Press Conference For 84th Winter Meeting

On the heels of President Obama's State of the Union Address (SOTU) and under the leadership of USCM Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, nearly ...


Jan 18, 2016, 12:12 ET First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Remarks To Mayors

On the heels of President Obama's State of the Union Address (SOTU) and under the leadership of USCM Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, nearly ...


Jan 15, 2016, 06:19 ET President Barack Obama To Deliver Remarks To Mayors Next Week

On the heels of President Obama's State of the Union Address (SOTU) and under the leadership of USCM Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, nearly ...


Jan 11, 2016, 10:41 ET Reminder: The Nation's Mayors To Bring Urban Agenda To Iowa

The nation's mayors will bring their urban agenda – The 2016 Compact for a Better America: A Call to Action – to Des Moines, Iowa for The Brown &...


Jan 08, 2016, 11:10 ET The Nation's Mayors To Bring Urban Agenda To Iowa

The nation's mayors will bring their urban agenda – The 2016 Compact for a Better America: A Call to Action – to Des Moines, Iowa for The Brown &...


Jan 04, 2016, 07:44 ET Statement By U.S. Conference Of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Supporting President Obama's Actions To Reduce Gun Violence

U.S. Conference of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake today issued the following statement in response to President Obama's...


Dec 22, 2015, 02:04 ET Mayors' Hunger and Homelessness Report Cites Increased Demand in Emergency Services as Economic Recovery Lags

The 33rd annual assessment of hunger and homelessness, conducted by The U.S. Conference of Mayors and released today in Washington, D.C., shows low...


Dec 15, 2015, 09:51 ET La présidente de la Conférence des maires des États-Unis et maire de Baltimore Stephanie Rawlings-Blake applaudit l'accord sans précédent conclu à la COP21

La présidente de la Conférence des maires des États-Unis et maire de Baltimore Stephanie Rawlings-Blake a prononcé la déclaration suivante concernant ...


Dec 14, 2015, 06:55 ET U.S. Conference Of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Applauds Unprecedented Agreement At COP 21

The United States Conference of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake issued the following statement regarding the agreement...


Dec 07, 2015, 09:49 ET U.S. Mayors Report Highlights a Decade of Global Climate Leadership

As part of the 2015 U.N. Climate Change Conference, COP 21, in Paris, leaders of The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) released a report from the...


Dec 07, 2015, 08:50 ET Le rapport des maires des États-Unis souligne une décennie de lutte mondiale pour le climat

Dans le cadre de la Conférence 2015 des Nations Unies sur les changements climatiques – la COP21 qui se tient à Paris –, les dirigeants de la...


Dec 04, 2015, 12:58 ET Les maires des villes américaines feront le rapport des actions qu'ils mènent depuis dix ans dans la lutte mondiale pour le climat

En marge de la COP21, la conférence 2015 de l'ONU sur les changements climatiques qui se tient actuellement à Paris, les dirigeants de la U.S....


Dec 04, 2015, 09:32 ET U.S. Mayors Applaud Conference Committee Agreement on 'Fast' Surface Transportation Law

U.S. Conference of Mayors Executive CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran today lauded successful House and Senate action on legislation renewing...


Dec 03, 2015, 07:03 ET U.S. Mayors To Report On A Decade Of Global Climate Leadership

As part of the 2015 U.N. Climate Change Conference, COP 21, in Paris, leaders of The U.S. Conference of Mayors will release a special report from the ...


Dec 03, 2015, 05:45 ET Statement By U.S. Conference Of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake On Mass Shooting In San Bernardino, CA (Update)

U.S. Conference of Mayors President Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake today issued the following statement on the mass shooting in San...