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16 to 20-week Department of Defense Military Installation approved Career Skills (SkillBridge) Program
The National Brownfields Conference, sponsored by U.S. EPA, attracts approximately 2,500 participants and features educational, networking, and business development opportunities.
Patience is the capacity to tolerate delay without getting frustrated or upset.
This FREE ICMA University webinar will share strategies for keeping your recycling programs sustainable.
ICMA strives to ensure that our members and the overall profession reflects the diversity of the people we serve.
Coaching helps everyone benefit from sharing best practices and gaining perspectives from others with a fresh perspective.
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ICMA provides personal and financial support for members who have been fired, forced to resign or otherwise involuntarily separated.
An initial list of resources for managers considering their next life phase.
ICMA's Voluntary Credentialing Program recognizes professional local government managers and promotes lifelong learning.
What role will you play in shaping the future of the local government profession?ICMA's NextUp initiative is a multifaceted approach to developing and growing the local government management profession, those who aspire to serve in leadership roles, and the organizations and communities they serve. NextUp promotes membership in ICMA, which provides access to important resources and a professional network that can help local government staff achieve their leadership goals.THE NextUp Initiative is for...Local government managers who know the ability to successfully lead their communities includes a strong organization supported by skilled and ethical staff membersLocal government staff who desire to develop their professional skills, excel within their organization and advance to local government leadership rolesYou Are NextUp. Get Started Below.ManagersStaff
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ICMA's services and resources provide a global context for over 400 members outside the United States representing over 30 countries.
ICMA is proud to have a membership base of over 10,000+ local government management professionals.
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Resources for short and long term emergency management can be located within this ICMA Smart Search.
From Life, Well Run comes six stories of managers bringing their communities through disasters to a more sustainable future.
ICMA Mountain Plains Regional Director Karen Daly has collected accounts from several managers, most of whom are still grappling with the long-term recovery process.
Local governments drive brownfield development as sites for solar energy generation.
Urban Libraries Council: Pricing for libraries widens digital divide.
Give a gift to ICMA's Future of Professional Management Fund on December 3 or make a tax-deductible, end-of-year gift by December 31.
Read how local governments are coping with growing public health demands like the opioid crisis amid workforce shortages.
More people than ever are taking part in recycling. However, as participation has climbed, so has the rate of recycling contamination.
Two out of three city finance officers predict a recession as soon as 2020.
Using cultural assets for neighborhood revitalization and increased economic sustainability
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What local governments should look for in smart city partnerships
The environmental impact and subsequent redevelopment of two Seattle-area businesses [PM Magazine, December 2019]
City Manager<br> Boulder, Colorado<br> ICMA President 2019-20
These ICMA members have been recommended by the Credentialing Advisory Board to receive ICMA Credentialed Manager or Candidate status in January.