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    Florida City Government Week is coming up on October 18-24 and we encourage every city to take an active part in promoting their city through civic education activities! 
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  • FLC Social Media Toolkit

    The Florida League of Cities has created a toolkit of resources, step-by-step tutorials and real-world examples to help members navigate these new communication outlets and make decisions about what will work best for their city. Check out this new resource today!
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  • 2015 Annual Conference Presentations

    Couldn't make it to annual conference? We've got you covered! Workshop presentations from the 2015 annual conference are now available for viewing and download. Click here to access the presentations.
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    Register today for one of FLC University's FREE webinars on a variety of important municipal issues. Click here to view dates on our Events and Training Calendar.
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  • Florida League of Cities Apparel Now Available

    Visit the Florida League of Cities webstore for all of your League-themed apparel! Browse through a variety of items, including clothing, hats and bags, that are great for work, meetings, leisure, League conferences and other events. Click here to visit the store.
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  • Continuing Education in Ethics

    Getting the training and continuing education you need has never been easier! FLC University is offering the Continuing Education in Ethics now required by state law at NO COST to members. Click here to view dates for upcoming workshops. 
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Refugees on the Borders: Life Finds a Way

Source: Scott Paine
8/31/15
 
“Because the history of evolution is that life escapes all barriers. Life breaks free. Life expands to new territories. Painfully, perhaps even dangerously. But life finds a way.” Ian Malcolm in Jurassic Park – Michael Crichton
 
The little girl has a mop of curly brown hair with blond highlights, a colorful but warm shirt, dark blue jeans and white sneakers. She looks like a four- or five-year-old ready for an outdoor romp.
 
And she is outdoors, on all fours, as if ready to play at being a little curly-haired terrier, or maybe a slower-moving turtle.
 
Except . . . stretched out and propped up around her are other curls, curls of razor wire, through which she is being guided by a man who might be her dad, or perhaps a perfect stranger.
 
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ON TAP @ THE CAP - May 1, 2015
Source: Scott Dudley
In 1980, Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran fought in a series of boxing matches to determine the Welterweight champion of the world. Duran, nicknamed "Hands of Stone," outpunched the quicker and more agile Leonard to earn a unanimous decision in the first fight, called "The Brawl in Montreal."
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Thought about RMPE?
Source: Scott Blaser, CSP, Director, Risk Control

Thought about RMPE?

As I wrap up our first online meeting for the League’s Risk Management for Public Entities (RMPE) study group, I would be remiss if I did not let everyone know of this group, once again, and how it can help you obtain your RMPE certification.

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