Calendar of League Events
Executive Director’s Message
Summer Reading: Food for Thought
Cities and counties throughout Cali-
A new book reminds us how good leaders seize crises to remake organizational habits.
The California Local Energy Assurance Planning program offers local governments support in planning for interruptions to energy supplies.
fornia are demonstrating leadership in creating vibrant, healthy communities by adopting policies and programs that support sustainability.
New Program Offers Help With Planning for Energy Emergencies
California city officials were stunned when the State Water Resources Control Board issued a highly prescriptive 93-page draft permit containing a number of stringent, unfunded mandates.
New Resources: The Latest In Best Practices and More
Draft Stormwater Permit Draws Cities Together in New Coalition By Pauline Roccucci
News from the Institute for Local Government
Local officials looking for tools to help them serve their communities now have access to a variety of new resources.
Sustainability’s Many Faces: Beacon Award Program Participants Create Vibrant Communities By Yvonne Hunter and Jessica Aviña Tong
By Chris McKenzie
Spotlighting Energy Efficiency in California Communities
Annual Conference Preview
By Lindsay Buckley
Cities Guiding Healthy Government
Looking for ways to better maximize resources in economically challenging times? Energy efficiency offers a number of moneysaving advantages.
By Lorraine Okabe The League of California Cities 2012 Annual Conference & Expo provides a unique opportunity for city officials and staff to learn from policy-makers and experts.
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The Environment & Energy Issue