Oct. 6, 2017
Issue #72

Editor's Note

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SB 1 Project List Submission FAQ’s

The League has drafted an easy to use FAQ on the steps cities must take to submit their SB 1 project lists. These FAQ’s will serve as guide for cities to navigate submitting their project lists and answer lingering questions regarding SB 1 project list reporting implementation.

Action Item, Transportation, Public Works, Legislation

President Garbarino Appoints 2018 Policy Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs

League President Rich Garbarino announced his chair and vice chair appointments to the League’s seven standing policy committees. These appointments set the stage for the committees’ 2018 work, which begins in January when they hold their first meetings in Sacramento. This work serves as the foundation of the League’s strong advocacy on behalf of cities.

League Policy

Retirement System Sustainability Resources for Cities

The League has launched a Retirement System Sustainability webpage to provide city officials with a one-stop-shop for the latest educational tools, information and news articles related to CalPERS and pension obligations.

Pensions, Employee Relations

Limited Spots Available for the League’s 2017 Municipal Finance Institute

Deadline to register is Nov. 14

Only few spots remain at the Newport Beach Marriott, the hotel where the Municipal Finance Institute will be held Dec. 13–14.

Fiscal Officers, Municipal Finance, Meetings and Events

League-Sponsored U.S. Communities Program Holding Southern CA Summit on Nov. 1 in Carson

Northern CA Summit in Sacramento on Oct. 18

U.S. Communities, the League of California Cities® and the California State Association of Counties sponsored government purchasing alliance, is hosting a free regional event on Nov. 1 in Carson. This free event will be an opportunity for public agencies to learn how to save time and money through the U.S. Communities program. An additional summit will be held on Oct. 18 in Sacramento.

Financial Solutions for CA Cities, Meetings and Events

League-Sponsored Bond Agency Issues $11 Million in New Markets Tax Credit Financing for Livingston Community Health Care Provider

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) and California Statewide Communities Development Corporation (CSCDC).

Financial Solutions for CA Cities

CA Women Lead to Host LEADership Academy Oct. 19 in Los Angeles

California Women Lead is hosting its next LEADership Academy on Oct. 19 in Los Angeles. As California’s largest nonpartisan association of women leaders, the organization provides a positive environment for women involved in public policy to discuss issues and develop relationships across party lines.  

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