Coalition Formed to Oppose Special-Interest Backed Initiative to Decimate Local Services
May 1 Deadline Approaching to Submit SB 1 Project Lists for Upcoming Fiscal Year
Annually cities and counties must adopt, via resolution, a list of projects they intend to fund through SB 1 in order to be eligible for funding in the upcoming fiscal year. Project lists must be submitted to CTC by May 1.
Coalition Forms to Oppose Dangerous Big Soda and Corporate Special Interest-Backed Initiative to Decimate Local Services
The Committee to Protect Our Communities formed on April 18 to oppose the “Tax Fairness, Transparency and Accountability Act.
Governor Brown Engages League Board in Policy Discussion on City Priorities
Gov. Jerry Brown met with the League Board on April 19, in a productive meeting that touched on many of the most significant challenges for cities.
League Board Elects New First and Second Vice Presidents
Nevada City Council Member Jan Arbuckle was elected first vice president and Murrieta Council Member Randon Lane was elected second vice president.
Conferences & Education
Call for Conference Session Proposals for 2019 City Managers is Now Open
The League of California Cities® is taking submissions for session proposals and speakers for the 2019 City Managers Department Meeting, which is scheduled for Feb. 13–15, 2019 in San Diego.
Save the Date for the 2018 Annual Conference & Expo
Mark your calendars for Sept. 12–14 for the League’s 120th Annual Conference & Expo in Long Beach.
Opportunities for Cities
League-Sponsored U.S. Communities Program Holding Lunch & Learn on May 9 in El Cerrito
This free event will be an opportunity for public agencies to learn how to save time and money through the U.S. Communities program.
Webinar: AB 1661 Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
East Bay Division CitiPAC Bocce, Campo di Bocce
Peninsula Division CitiPAC Bocce, Campo di Bocce
City Attorney Spring Conference
South San Joaquin Valley CitiPAC Golf Tournament
Sacramento Valley Division CitiPAC Fundraiser
Mayors and Council Members Executive Forum
Mayors and Council Members Advanced Leadership Workshops
SAVE THE DATE
League of California Cities Annual Conference & Expo
More News & Events
Legislative Action Day Brings Hundreds of City Officials to Sacramento to Lobby on City Priorities
Senate President pro Tem Atkins and Assembly Member Aguiar-Curry Brief City Officials Prior to Capitol Meetings
City officials came to Sacramento on April 18 for the League's annual Legislative Action Day to advocate on issues facing California cities this legislative session.
SB 827 Fails to Pass First Committee Vote, AB 1912 Moves to Judiciary Committee
SB 827 (Wiener), one of the highest priority bills this year, failed to pass out of the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee.
Bills in Committee and Other Legislative Hearings of Interest, April 23–May 3
April is a very busy month in the Capitol with a full agenda of legislative policy committees and the Governor’s May Budget Revise fast approaching in early April.