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Long Beach Mayor to Welcome Annual Conference Attendees

June 14, 2018
Registration recently opened for the League’s 2018 Annual Conference and Expo.

Budget Agreement Includes $500 Million in One-Time Funding for Local Governments to Address Homelessness

June 11, 2018
On Friday morning, Gov. Jerry Brown, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) and Senate President pro Tempore Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) announced that they had reached a FY 2018–19 budget agreement.

Fight Misguided Effort that Jeopardizes Over 5,000 Road Projects Statewide, Puts Californians’ Safety at Risk

June 8, 2018
The June 5 Proposition 69 victory to prohibit the Legislature from diverting SB 1 revenues for non-transportation purposes was just the start of a larger campaign to protect those funds. 

Summer Recess/End of Session Legislative Briefing

June 7, 2018
Join the League’s legislative team for a briefing on major bills that cities need to advocate for and against when the Legislature returns from its summer recess (July 6–Aug. 6).

Upcoming Bills in Committee, June 11 – 26

June 7, 2018
Legislative hearing committees are ramping up again with bills having crossed houses.

Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Transportation Funding Protections; Support Parks and Water Infrastructure Investment, and Water Conservation Incentive

June 6, 2018
By passing Proposition 69 with 80.4 percent of the vote, Californians unequivocally communicated to the Legislature that they want their transportation funds protected and California’s crumbling roads fixed. 

Annual Conference Resolutions Due by July 14

June 6, 2018
The League’s annual conference resolutions process is one way that city officials can directly participate in the development of League policy. 

Register for the League of California Cities® 2018 Annual Conference & Expo

June 4, 2018
Registration is open for the League’s 2018 Annual Conference and Expo. 

Submit Your Session Ideas for the 2019 City Managers Department Meeting

June 4, 2018
July 9 is the new deadline to submit your session proposal for the 2019 League of California Cities® City Managers Department Meeting.

Cities Need Additional Funding to Address California’s Homelessness Crisis

June 1, 2018
The Legislature is debating several proposals that would direct more money to the local level for homelessness.

Voting Yes on Propositions 68, 69 and 72 Supports California Cities

May 31, 2018
While many people have voted early by mail, the final ballots will be cast tomorrow on three League-supported measures that address critical priorities for California cities: parks, transportation and water conservation.

Revised City and County Transportation Funding Estimates Now Available

May 31, 2018
In late May, the California Department of Finance released new estimates of shared revenues in tandem with Gov. Jerry Brown's May Budget Revise for FY 2018–19. 

League-Sponsored Bond Agency Issues $46 Million in Tax-Except Bonds for Affordable Housing in Santa Fe Springs

May 31, 2018
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).

Bill that Threatens Fiscal Stability of Cities in JPAs among those Headed for Floor Vote this Week

May 29, 2018
The Legislature is only holding floor sessions this week that will determine the fate of bills moving out of their house of origin by June 1. 

Cities will be Vital to 2020 Census Complete Count

May 24, 2018
The next census will begin in April 2020, but the Legislature and local governments are planning now to ensure accurate addresses and a complete count.

League-Sponsored Bond Agency Issues $345 Million in Tax-Except Bonds for Hospital in Greenbrae and Senior Living in Walnut Creek

May 24, 2018
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).

Deadline Extended to Register for Mayors & Council Members Executive Forum

May 24, 2018
It’s not too late to register for the Mayors & Council Members Executive Forum that is being held June 27–28 in Monterey. 

SB 1 Funding is Enabling Cities, Counties and the State to Improve Roads

May 23, 2018
Events on May 23 in Calexico and Fresno and May 24 in Bakersfield put a spotlight on some of the major projects that are underway to make California’s streets, roads, highways and bridges safer for all users. 

Voting Yes on Prop. 72 will Help California’s Water Conservation Efforts

May 23, 2018
Although California’s recent drought is over, in a state with cycles of drought, water conservation remains critical.

City and County Officials, Legislators and Leaders from Caltrans, Business and Labor Come Together to Highlight Important SB 1 Investments in Northern and Southern California

May 21, 2018
Four press conferences have been held statewide in the past week to showcase the transportation improvement projects being funded through SB 1.
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