The League of Women in Government serves as the umbrella organization to support local and...

To help women succeed in public service by enhancing career-building models that develop...

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Helping women succeed in public service.

An overview of women members of ICMA.

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Since 1974, with the first Task Force on Women in the Profession, ICMA

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

On International Women's Day, ICMA and the League of Women in Government hosted...

Opportunities for any employee to serve as a leader

Learn how to use racial equity tools to evaluate your organization's equity and inclusion efforts.

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Join us at ICMA’s inaugural Equity Summit, Moving the Needle, a virtual learning event focused on advancing racial equity in local government. 

Scheduled for October 3-6, 2021 in Portland, Oregon

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Sustainable Communities Advisory Committee Subcommittee on Social Justice and Equity

Upcoming Supreme Court case may make it more difficult for city councils and county boards to censure unruly members.

As a local government leader, you should focus on your own journey to success and happiness. When you get there, reach back down and lend a helping hand.

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ICMA has expanded shipping options when purchasing print publications.

Congratulations to these recently retired ICMA members who have been granted Life membership.

New applications for Full (voting) membership—newly joined, transfers in status (membership upgrades), and reinstatements.

The 2021 Call for Volunteers ends May 7, 2021.

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