Tag: Marie Lopez Rogers

NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES IN SEATTLE

November 14th, 2013

This week the National League of Cities (NLC) is holding its annual conference in Seattle. As a member of the Board, I worked with the NLC to get them to commit to visiting our City. This visit gives us the opportunity to showcase the great things Seattle is doing while engaging Mayors and Councilmembers from […]

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PROGRESSIVE CHANGE AGENTS IN THE NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES

December 6th, 2012

The venerable National League of Cities (NLC), which represents almost 2000 municipalities around the country, is evolving into an even more active change agent on behalf of urban areas.  NLC has historically been a moderately progressive organization, focused on securing federal resources for cities.  NLC’s membership includes many smaller and more conservative cities, and the […]

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