III. Upcoming NLC Learning Opportunities
For your information, we are sharing the following from our federal partners at the National League of Cities (NLC).
a. US Mayors Roundtable: Will Washington Bring Jobs to Our Cities?
Thursday, October 15 | 3:00 PM ET
Mayor Steve Benjamin of Columbia, SC, hosts Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock in conversation about jobs in their cities in the wake of COVID-19 and how they are working to revive and rebuild their economies. Register to join the conversation.
b. Webinar | How Equitable Fines and Fees Strengthens Financial Security For Families
Tuesday, October 20 | 1:00 PM ET
Join NLC and Mayor Melvin Carter of the City of Saint Paul, MN for an engaging virtual presentation and discussion on key lessons learned from the CAFFE initiative and hear from local leaders about why reforming these crucial systems, through an equitable lens, can build financial security for all residents. Register for the virtual presentation.
c. Virtual Convening | National Housing, Hazards, and Health Municipal Convening
Tuesday, October 20 | 12:45 PM ET
In partnership with the U.S. Department Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes, NLC will host a virtual convening of local leaders, partner organizations and national experts to exchange key learnings and ideas on how best to address today’s most pressing housing issues to advance the most promising policies and practices for all communities. Event registration.