Register for #ELGL22: ELGL's Annual Conference!

Category: Local Gov Conferences

Main Street Now 2020

Confession: I hadn’t paid attention to Main Street America until now. That’s a somber fact, considering I’ve been involved in community and economic development efforts for the bulk of my professional career. Much of the work has focused on housing development (and redevelopment), neighborhood growth, researching potential companies, or studying workforce trends. This is all … Continued

Main Street Now Conference: May 18-20, 2020

The Main Street Now Conference is offering a registration discount, specialized education track, and more to local government officials! Join the largest national convening of leaders working to advance economic opportunity from May 18-20 in Dallas! Click here to learn more and register. The Main Street Now Conference is in Dallas, TX from May 18 … Continued

Reflections From the League of Women in Government Symposium

This guest blog is by ELGL member Jackie O’Connell about her first-time experience attending the ICMA League of Women in Government Symposium. Connect with Jackie on Twitter. So, ICMA-noob here….  I pride myself on being a pretty prepared conference attendee.  I have usually scoped out not only weather and parking before I attend a conference, but also … Continued

Members at #ICMA2019: Mitch Foster

ELGL is headed to Nashville for the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) conference, October 20 – 23, 2019! We have some members joining us for the conference. Here’s what our members are most looking forward to at the conference! Mitch Foster City Manager, City of Ludington Twitter Is this even a real question? What am … Continued

Members at #ICMA2019: Shawn Bell

ELGL is headed to Nashville for the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) conference, October 20 – 23, 2019! We have some members joining us for the conference. Here’s what our members are most looking forward to at the conference! Shawn Bell City Administrator at City of Fountain Inn LinkedIn | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram … Continued

Members at #ICMA2019: Kristen Ayers

ELGL is headed to Nashville for the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) conference, October 20 – 23, 2019!  Here’s what our members are most looking forward to at the conference! Kristen Ayers Resource, Performance, & Strategic Planning Manager at City of Independence LinkedIn | Facebook ICMA 2019 is just 6 days away! Not that I’m … Continued

Members at #ICMA2019: Logan Masenthin

ELGL is headed to Nashville for the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) conference, October 20 – 23, 2019! We have some members joining us for the conference. Here’s what our members are most looking forward to at the conference! Logan Masenthin, MPA Blight Reduction Coordinator for the Unified Government of Wyandotte County & Kansas City, … Continued

ELGL at #ICMA2019

ELGL is headed to Nashville for the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) conference, October 20 – 23, 2019! Here’s a rundown of ELGL’s events and activities, plus a link to a What’sApp group so you can stay connected with ELGL during this large conference. WhatsApp Join the ELGL WhatsApp group to connect with fellow members … Continued

Code for America Summit: Call for Proposals

Posted for our friends at Code for America: Contribute to the Summit experience We’re excited you’re thinking of submitting a proposal to the Code for America Summit in Washington, D.C. in 2020. To help you submit a great proposal, here’s what we’ve learned about what goes into the most successful submissions. Why Submit? Show what’s … Continued

Leadership Opportunities From NFBPA

ELGL is pleased to share two leadership development opportunities from our friends at NFBPA: Executive Leadership Institute A Professional Development Program for Senior-Level Public Servants The Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) was established in 1987 as a program dedicated to grooming African American managers for the rigors of executive positions in public service organizations. As cities, … Continued

Close window