Diversity Dozen Tool Unveiled

September 25, 2018

By Carla Kimbrough When I recently shared the Diversity Dozen with ICMA professionals, I told them that Race is the most important conversation this nation has never really had. Many...

Aurora Shows Off Diversity with Global Fest

August 24, 2018

By Aidan Muldoon, Youth Reporter Aurora, Colorado, a 2008 All-America City, recently hosted Global Fest, a large gathering of people of many races, nationalities and religions. With music, dancers and...

City of Little Rock: Identification Cards Making Life Easier for Residents

August 23, 2018

Launched July 7, 2018, the City of Little Rock Identification Card program has issued 262 cards to date with more than 1,000 people having scheduled appointments to apply for the...

“Everybody does better, when everybody does better”

August 23, 2018

Reflections from former Senator Fred Harris on race and poverty 50 years after the Kerner Commission at our National Conference on Local Governance. Former U. S. Senator Fred Harris is...

What About Women?

July 25, 2018

The League's Racial Equity Program Director featured in American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) Publication National Civic League Director of Racial Equity Programs, Carla Kimbrough, recently had her article, "What About...

Signed Copies of “State of Resistance” Available

July 5, 2018

The National Civic League has a limited number of signed copies of “State of Resistance: What California’s Dizzying Descent and Remarkable Resurgence Mean for America’s Future” available for purchase. Author...

Free Summit Focuses on Language Access for Voters

June 30, 2018

Election officials, voter advocacy organizations and translation experts are invited to attend the third Summit on Language Access for Voters July 24 in Washington, D.C. The daylong meeting, which begins...

Winners of the All-America City Awards 2018: Photo Gallery

June 24, 2018

Charlotte, NC Decatur, GA El Paso, TX Kershaw County, SC Las Vegas, NV Longmont, CO Mount Pleasant, SC San Antonio, TX Springdale, AR Stockton, CA

Interactions Between Police and Residents Continue to Draw Attention

April 29, 2018

  Fifty years later, interactions between police and residents continue to draw attention. Last month, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross apologized to two black men who were arrested last week...

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