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 Policy Committees 

Join a League Policy Committee

Serving on a policy committee is the most direct way to participate in developing the League's advocacy priorities.  Learn more about the policy development process.  The following four committees consider the broad spectrum of municipal issues:

Click here if you are interested in serving on a LAC or RAC Committee in 2017.

Planning & Environment Legislative Action Committee

Members of the Planning and Environment LAC consider policies related to:

  • Annexation
  • Building codes
  • Eminent domain
  • Environment (air, energy, water, wastewater, stormwater, solid waste)
  • Housing
  • Land use
  • Ordinance enforcement
  • Parks and recreation

Any municipal official or staff member may join this committee.  If you are interested in serving on this committee in the future, please email LeagueLINC for instructions on signing up.

General Government Legislative Action Committee

Members of the General Government LAC consider policies related to:

  • Alcohol Beverage Control
  • Elections
  • Emergency response (police, fire, EMS)
  • Ethics
  • Information technology (broadband)
  • Liability
  • Open meetings
  • Personnel/labor
  • Public records
  • Purchasing
  • Retirement
  • Transportation
  • Utilities

Any municipal official or staff member may join this committee.  If you are interested in serving on this committee in the future, please email LeagueLINC for instructions on signing up. 

Tax & Finance Legislative Action Committee

Members of the Tax and Finance LAC consider policies related to:

  • Bonds/debt financing
  • Budgeting/fiscal control
  • Economic development
  • Incentives
  • Impact fees
  • Interlocal financing
  • Investment of government funds
  • Property tax
  • Public-private partnership
  • Sales tax
  • Special assessments
  • State-collected taxes (utility franchise, beer/wine, telecommunications, video programming, solid waste tipping fee)
  • Tax reform
  • User charges

Any municipal official or staff member may join this committee.  If you are interested in serving on this committee in the future, please email LeagueLINC for instructions on signing up. 

Regulatory Action Committee

Members of the Regulatory Action Committee provide technical feedback and formulate policy position statements on priority regulatory items, which are primarily environmental:

  • Regulatory process & reforms
  • Stormwater
  • Water quality
  • Water resources

Any municipal official or staff member may join this committee.  If you are interested in serving on this committee in the future, please email LeagueLINC for instructions on signing up.