June 17, 2016
Issue #50

Editor's Note

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Tell us How We’re Doing — Don’t Forget to Complete the Western City Magazine Survey

Western City magazine, the League’s monthly award-winning publication, needs input from its readers. A hardcopy of survey was mailed in mid-May to 1,000 magazine subscribers and another 5,000 current subscribers received an email asking them to complete the survey online. The League encourages all Western City subscribers to take a few moments and complete this important survey.

Action Item, Western City

Annual Conference Resolutions Due by Aug. 6

League General Assembly will be Held Oct. 7

Policy development is a key part of the League of California Cities® legislative effectiveness. The League’s annual conference resolutions process is one way that city officials can directly participate in the development of League policy. The deadline to submit resolutions is fast approaching on Aug. 6.

Meetings and Events, Action Item, League Policy

California City Solutions: Temecula Partners with Schools and Universities to Offer Youth and Professional Leadership Program

This story is part of an ongoing series featuring Helen Putnam Award entries. The 2015 entries are available on the League’s website as a resource for cities in a searchable database called California City Solutions. The city of Temecula’s Youth and Professional Development Program was submitted in 2015 for the Ruth Vreeland Award for Engaging Youth in city Government award category.

CA City Solutions, Helen Putnam, League Partners

Application Open: Cities for Workforce Health Wellness Program Seed Grants

The application period for the Cities for Workforce Health (CWH) 2017 consulting grants is now open. Applications are due Friday, Aug. 5 and must be submitted online. Designed to help cities engage their employees in a culture of health, the program is sponsored by the League Partner Program of the League of California Cities®, including Kaiser Permanente, Keenan, and the HEAL Cities Campaign.

Health and Wellness, Cities for Workforce Health, League Partners, Grants and Funding

League-Sponsored Bond Agency Issues $48.6 Million in Tax-Exempt Bonds for Multi-Family Affordable Housing in Irvine and Community Hospital in Monterey  

Some of the most significant benefits of League membership for cities since 1988 have flowed from the League’s co-sponsorship of the California Statewide Communities Development Authority (CSCDA).

Financial Solutions for CA Cities, Affordable Housing
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