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The Undergraduate: Debriefing the ICMA Conference

Connor Reed is a junior at Indiana University in the Kelley School of Business. He is pursuing a major in Economic Consulting, with a double minor in Geography and Urban Planning through the College of Arts & Sciences and the School of Public & Environmental Affairs, respectively.  Connor has been an ELGL columnist since 2014. By Connor … Continued

Live! Live! Live from #ICMA15 (Updated 9/30 11:01 AM)

Kent Wyatt (Twitter) is live-blogging his time at the ICMA Conference. Check back for frequent updates that could be interesting.  9/30/15 Until Next Year… Next year the ICMA Conference lands in Kansas City which means quality time with Rick Usher, Mike Ekey, and others. And the Award Goes to…   9/29/15 More Blurry Pictures The ELGL … Continued

Volunteer at the ICMA Conference in Seattle

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]You are invited to sign up as a volunteer for the 2015 ICMA National Conference. Please click on this link to view the online sign up sheet, which shows available volunteer assignments and allows you to register for those of your choosing. For every four hours of volunteer time, you can attend one session of the … Continued

Mixin’ It Up with Jason Escareno, San Mateo County, CA

  For the second year in a row, ELGL will be co-hosting an event at the ICMA Conference. This year we’re bringing a couple of pianos and booking a much larger room. More than 500 local government professionals from all areas of local government will attend. Registration will continue until we reach maximum capacity. We recommend registering … Continued

#13Percent Sessions at ICMA Conference

[vc_row full_width=”” parallax=”” parallax_image=””][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Are you going to the ICMA conference in Seattle in September? Do you want to show your support for all things #13Percent? If so, write these sessions down in ink (or on your arm in Sharpie) so you won’t miss a single opportunity to talk about gender equity in local government … Continued

Perfect Harmony: ELGL Event at ICMA Conference

Mixing In Perfect Harmony at the ICMA Conference Limited to first 500 who register. ELGL is pleased to partner again with ICMA for a hosted social the first night of the annual ICMA conference – September 27, 2015 at the Seattle Convention Center.

ICMA Conference Assistants’ Exchange Program

On President Svrcek’s recent trip to Portland she told us about the ICMA Assistants’ Exchange Program, which she labeled as “diamond” among the different programs that ICMA offers.  To find out more and get the inside scoop on this program President Svrcek gave me two professionals to talk to about their experience going through the … Continued

04.12.13: Your Morning Buzz

 The High Five The Surprising Places Where Sprawl Is Still the Building Pattern of Choice – It’s not the spread-out icons of Phoenix and Las Vegas, but rather pockets of the South Atlantic, Texas and the Pacific Northwest. Sprawl vs. Density, or Sprawl & Density? Do you want more sprawl or greater density? If you are in … Continued

10.07.12 Your Sunday Sermon

Welcome, ICMA, to the Valley of the Sun!  [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WezeecqpXXs&w=420&h=315]   Trending One year later, Occupy Portland regroups and evolves as attention subsides –  Last Monday evening, the diehards of the Occupy Portland movement gathered on the bricks of Terry Schrunk Plaza and pondered the meeting’s anemic attendance. 50 years later, Columbus Day Storm still howls through Portland … Continued

ICMA Annual Conference Scholarships

Members in transition. Young professionals. Small community employees. Many ICMA members are challenged by limited resources in their pursuit of gaining the very resources they need to better manage their communities. To help members experience the difference the ICMA Annual Conference has made for so many others, ICMA is accepting applications to its 2012 Conference … Continued

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