CITIES STRONG TOGETHER
Know the issues and how to effectively speak up for America’s cities.
Congressional City Conference provides local leaders educational opportunities through hands-on trainings and seminars focused on common local-level issues. Exclusive to this conference, delegates will get specialized training for productive meetings with federal representatives.
Grow a larger network to expand your leadership capacity.
NLC represents the nation’s 19,000 municipalities, offering local leaders access to collaborate with peers nationwide. Conference delegates will learn more about the emerging trends affecting local government, how to continue innovation, and go deeper on the issues with legal experts and industry thought-leaders.
Partner with federal agencies to uplift your community’s voice.
The National League of Cities strategically and effectively positions local government priorities in the national conversation. During the conference, local leaders will meet with the right federal partners to fund and implement services that will further support and protect your community.
BE AN ADVOCATE
Shape national policy and guide NLC’s federal advocacy efforts.
Join your fellow local leaders and participate in Capitol Hill Advocacy Day. Learn about the top federal issues impacting cities and how you can continue to advance NLC’s advocacy priorities year-round.
meetings with congressional members and staff
State Municipal Leagues
professional development seminars
federal agency support programs