THE SKINNY: We know you’re swamped in dealing with local
matters. That’s what you do. As the news comes in, we’ll continue updating our COVID-19-related resource page, https://www.nclm.org/coronavirus, with blog posts and answers to frequently asked questions to help you out. Conditions
will continue changing. Stay informed.
Additionally, to bring city officials up to speed on the
League’s latest fiscal analysis and legislative requests, the League staff held
its first video meeting in the new Advancing Advocacy series. This series, to
be held every Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. for all League members, focuses on
the top-line developments at the state and federal level each week. Each
meeting will also include action items and offer direction for city officials
to take action and communicate with state and federal decision-makers. Look for
an email each week to know the topics that will be discussed, and to receive
directions on how to participate.
The 2020 Nominating Committee has released a memo to the membership, which outlines the electronic
nomination and voting process for this year's unpredictable circumstances. Members
seeking a board seat, should submit the Candidate Interest Form by 5
p.m. on April 30. All of the nominating and election information—including
candidate profiles—can be seen on the Election Central website, www.election.nclm.org.