Study Shows Less Corruption in City Manager Systems

August 29, 2019

Local governments led by city managers are 57% less likely to have corruption, according to a study published in the last issue of Public Administration Review (July/August). The study, by...

National Preparedness Month

August 28, 2019

Every September, the Department of Homeland Security promotes National Preparedness Month, an opportunity for local leaders and residents to take steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, schools,...

Anniversary Interview with Honorable Henry Cisneros

August 27, 2019

In honor of the National Civic League's 125th Anniversary, we are interviewing descendants of some of the League's founders and important figures from our history.  National Civic League's board secretary,...

125 Examples of Civic Capital: #81 – 90

August 22, 2019

In honor of our 125th Anniversary, we will be using our newsletter to highlight 125 projects or initiatives that use civic capital to solve problems and build equitable, thriving communities....

Anniversary Interviews with David Mathews and Rick Raushenbush

July 29, 2019

In honor of the National Civic League's 125th Anniversary, we are interviewing descendants of some of the League's founders and important figures from our history.  National Civic League's board member,...

125 Examples of Civic Capital: #71 – 80

July 29, 2019

In honor of our 125th Anniversary, we will be using our newsletter to highlight 125 projects or initiatives that use civic capital to solve problems and build equitable, thriving communities....

All-America City Conference Workshop Materials

July 1, 2019

The 2019 All-America City Awards and conference included a one-day conference featuring workshops on health equity. Conference workshops focused on the League's concept of healthy communities, which included the following...

Kermit Roosevelt, Descendant of Theodore Roosevelt, Interviewed by Mike McGrath

June 26, 2019

In honor of the National Civic League's 125th Anniversary, we are interviewing descendants of some of the League's founders. Mike McGrath, director of publications at the League,  interviewed Kermit Roosevelt,...

Community Health Equity Work Abounds!

May 31, 2019

People all over the country are working on community efforts to improve health equity. In the process of seeking nominations for the annual Health Equity Award we provide in collaboration...

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