In the Spotlight

Latest News and Trends in Local Government

From the Ballot Box: November 2018 Election Results

Three of seven communities retained and one adopted council-manager government during the 2018 midterm elections.

California wildfire
California Managers and Staffs Battle Ongoing Wildfires

ICMA members and their family members are among the thousands of people who have lost their homes.

ICMA Print Publications: Where to Shop for Your Professional Library

ICMA print publications will be moving to a new warehouse and distribution center.

A Road Map to Digital Transformation

With the ever-growing pressure to provide quality services with fewer resources, now is the time to invest in digital tools that can transform local government operations.


Latest Podcast

Podcast: Local Government - It's a Rewarding Profession

We sit down with Carl Valente and discuss the current state of the local government management profession and why it feels great to make a difference in people’s lives.