Advanced Institute for Elected Municipal Officials
registration is still open for the next session of the Advanced Institute for Elected
Municipal Officials (IEMO), which will be held on May 1-2 in Altamonte Springs. The
Advanced IEMO is reserved for participants and graduates of the IEMO, or those
elected city officials who have completed one or more terms in office. Register online today!
2014 Legislative Action Days
The Florida League of Cities 2014 Legislative Action Days will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 1-2, 2014 in Tallahassee. Click here
for the program and registration form.
FLC University Materials
The League offers ongoing training through a variety of methods including regional summits, workshops and presentations for local and regional leagues, webinars, training for new and veteran elected officials and more! Read more for materials and presentations that correspond with current training.
Florida League of Cities Webinar Information
Did you know the League archives its webinars on our website? Click here
to access recordings and materials from webinars on a wide variety of municipal issues!
League Announces Action Agenda for the 2014 Legislative Session
During the 53rd Annual Legislative Conference in
Orlando, members of the Florida League of Cities adopted legislative priorities
for the 2014 Legislative Session. Municipal pension reform will once again be
the top issue for Florida’s cities. Click here
to read all issues adopted as priorities.
The League, along with its longtime friend and partner, Dr. Scott Paine, is pleased to invite you to be the first to visit DrScottPaine.com
! This new website will be the new home for Dr. Scott Paine’s exceptional blog. It will also feature articles he’s authored for the League’s Quality Cities
) magazine, links to his published work, speaking opportunities and much more.
Growing from a small number of cities
and towns, our membership now represents more than 400 cities, towns and
villages in the Sunshine State. Click here
to learn more about Florida's
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for a list of positions open. Click
for instructions on posting your
city’s ad to the Florida League of Cities’
Two events on Thursday have prompted me to do a little
blogging about blogging today. More specifically, to say a word about what I’m
The first was a glance yesterday at my Facebook page
This is the professional one, where the only business I do is the business of
talking about politics and policy (so, sorry, but no cute pictures of my kids
or grandkids . . . and no embarrassing photos of me or others, either!)
My eye fell once again on a comment posted by a visitor a
month ago, demanding that I declare myself to be “left or right.”
ON TAP @ THE CAP - February 21, 2014
Source: Scott Dudley
Russia continues to behave like the former Soviet Union and the world wonders
whether this incursion into (or “soft” invasion of) the Crimean Peninsula in
the Ukraine will lead to war, I am thankful for the Florida Legislature.
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.