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Sacramento, CA 95814
The League of California cities mission is to restore and protect local control for cities through education and advocacy in order to enhance the quality of life for all Californians.
To restore and protect local control for cities through education and advocacy in order to enhance the quality of life for all Californians WE BELIEVE: Local self-governance is the cornerstone of democracy; Our strength lies in the unity of our diverse communities of interest; In the involvement of all stakeholders in establishing goals and in solving problems; In conducting the business of government with openness, respect, and civility; The spirit of public service is what builds communities; Open decision-making that is of the highest ethical standards honors the public trust; Cities are the economic engine of California; The vitality of cities is dependent upon their fiscal stability and local autonomy; The active participation of all city officials increases the League's effectiveness; Focused advocacy and lobbying is most effective through partnerships and collaboration; and Well-informed city officials mean responsive, visionary leadership, and effective and efficient city operation.