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NC: Mitchell Silver, City of Raleigh and American Planning Association

Fifty Nifty Takeaways What do we hope to learn from this series? We hope you will gain a better understanding of the unique characteristics of local government in each state, we hope you will learn that there are others like you who are motivated to make a difference through the public sector, and we hope [...]

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11.15.12 Your Morning Buzz

Secession Petitions Signed in 30 States Trending Tired of cuts, Calif. voters raise local taxes – Fed up with years of diminishing services, voters around the state approved dozens of local tax measures Tuesday, even as they authorized Gov. Jerry Brown’s statewide sales tax hike. City manager applicants under review – City manager John Hitt [...]

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10.08.12 Your Morning Buzz

How Columbus Day Fell Victim to Its Own Success      Trending In heated governor’s race, Inslee and McKenna argue over who can get Washington soaring again - From an Oregonian’s perspective, the neighboring state of Washington seems the very model of economic dynamism — whether you’re getting a glimpse of the new 787 Dreamliner at Boeing Field or [...]

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03.22.12 The Morning Buzz

  Rewind ELGL’s Call for Resumes Portland Timbers Match with ELGL on April 11 Knope of the Week Geoff Pursinger Info Request: Youth and City Boards 03.21.12 Jobs, Jobs, Jobs (Tebow Remix) Word on the Street . . . . About ELGL Job Posting: Assistant City Manager The Social Network Stay connected by following these feeds. Twitter: The Enabling City, Innovations Journal, Better! Cities&Towns [...]

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Afternoon Delight

Need Social Media Help? The American Planning Association is offering a ‘Communications Boot Camp’ on social media use.  

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01.09.12 The Afternoon Delight

Join the ELGL Online Community ELGL Facebook  ELGL Twitter ELGL LinkedIn ELGL Google+  ELGL In Case You Missed It 01.09.12 The Morning Buzz April Luncheon Update – Mike Golub, Portland Timbers COO The Social Media Minute Stay connected with the profession by following the Twitter feed or Facebook page of the these organizations. Twitter American Planning The [...]

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Been Spending Most Our Lives Living in a Planner’s Paradise. . .

Top Ten Books in Urban Planning, Design, and Development – Courtesy of Planetizen Planetizen is pleased to release its tenth annual list of the ten best books of the year in urban planning, design and development. This year’s assortment ranges from an crowdsourced compendium of ideas for upgrading New York City’s built environment to a [...]

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