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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
ICMA offers affordable membership for entry-level, mid-management and department directors.
ICMA offers an academic membership for students, full-time academics, and interns.
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.
Reach out to a new member in your area, get up-to-date contact information or find members by jurisdiction.
Groups provide local government professionals the opportunity to connect with colleagues, discuss a shared interest, or collaborate on a project.
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.
CERC plans should be designed to communicate with key stakeholders, the public and the media, all of whom will play a vital, yet different role in how the community will respond.
We are swimming in data, but as local government managers, we need to ask the questions that will turn data into insights.
Help get the community support you need on your sports, recreation, events, wellness, and park projects.
Communities must embrace innovative operational procurement models that feature innovative tools and systems as part of the end-to-end procurement process.
ICMA board members tell why they love working in local government and what they love about their communities.
Help your community become “retail ready” and set a plan in motion for attracting new businesses.
The Department of Homeland Security urges applicants for its FY2020 preparedness grants to complete and submit their Standard Form 424 no later than April 8, 2020.
LOGMAN leadership and membership voted to update the Association's name the the Nevada City/County Management Association (NVCMA).
Ballot counts and results.
ICMA, financial, and local government associations stress the importance of tax-exempt bonds and other tools to meet infrastructure needs.
Make plans to join us and the world’s greatest local government leaders this September.
Nominate your community or colleague for a 2020 Local Government Excellence Award by March 6, 2020.