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2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Shuttle Bus Service

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ask NLC Open

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Registration Open

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Lounge Open

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6:30 am - 7:00 pm

Shuttle Bus Service

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7:00 am - 6:30 pm

Ask NLC Open

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7:00 am - 6:30 pm

Registration Open

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7:30 am - 8:45 am

New Member and First Time Attendee Breakfast

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Lounge Open

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

State League Staff Headquarters

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9:00 am - 5:00 pm

(NEW) NLC University Advocacy, Communications & Engagement 101: Communications Boot Camp – Advocacy: Leading Through Disruption & Supporting Community Dialogue Through Communication

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Build and learn communication skills, strategies to support communication when leading and navigating community/regional disruption. ● What are tool and strategies for communicating during disruption? ● How do you leverage your voice to lead positive disruption? ● Defining Disruption from a Communication Lens ● Explore Types of Disruption:  Growth (Airbnb) Depressed Economy (Closings) Natural Disasters... Read more »

9:00 am - 11:30 am

Racial Equity Forum: Philanthropy and Government

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Council on Foundations and National League of Cities will convene three conversations across the United States on racial equity. With support from the Lumina Foundation, philanthropic and government leaders will come together to raise awareness about the social impact of structural racism while highlighting current efforts to dissolve and resolve racial conflict and disparity. Elected... Read more »

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness: Using Data to Accelerate Community Efforts

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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Tour: The Huntington Library and Gardens

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution serving scholars and the general public. Attendees may visit the gardens, museums, exhibits, and have lunch in one of the outlets or shop in the gift shop. If you wish to experience afternoon tea in the Rose Garden Tea Room,... Read more »

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Airport Noise Help

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Community & Economic Development (CED) Committee Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Energy, Environment & Natural Resources (EENR) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Finance, Administration & Intergovernmental Relations (FAIR) Committee Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Human Development (HD) Committee Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Information Technology & Communications (ITC) Committee Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Public Safety & Crime Prevention (PSCP) Committee Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Transportation and Infrastructure Services (TIS) Committee Meeting

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Airport Noise Reception

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Policy Committee Meeting

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Conference Welcome Reception in Expo Hall

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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Membership Committee & Regional Directors Nominations Hearing

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Women In Municipal Government (WIMG) Membership Meeting

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) Membership Meeting

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) Membership Meeting

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Local Officials (LGBTLO) Membership Meeting

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6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Small Cities Reception

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8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) Dutch Dinner

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8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Local Officials (LGBTLO) Community Reception

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9:30 pm - 12:00 am

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) President’s Hospitality Reception

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6:30 am - 5:30 pm

Ask NLC Open

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6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Shuttle Bus Service

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7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Registration Open

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

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8:00 am - 11:30 am

Mobile Workshop: Transforming Travel: The Airport of the Future

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Los Angeles International Airport is the second busiest airport in the United States and is currently undergoing $14 billion dollars in renovations. Those renovations include a redesign of every Terminal, a $4.9 billion people mover utilizing a 30-year DBFOM contract, runway improvements and more. You will also learn about LAX’s innovative local hire and training... Read more »

8:00 am - 11:30 am

NBC-LEO Historic Heritage and Economic Development Mobile Tour

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8:00 am - 10:00 am

NLC Board of Directors Meeting

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Rose Center Fellowship Retreat

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Lounge Open

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

State League Staff Headquarters

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8:20 am - 11:30 am

Mobile Workshop: MyFigueroa: Creating a Multi-Modal Connection between Downtown and Major Cultural Assets

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Explore Downtown LA, the University of Southern California and Exposition Park: home to the LA Memorial Coliseum, Natural History Museum, California African American Museum, California Science Center, Banc of California Stadium and future home to the Lucas Museum on this e-scooter tour of the new MyFigueroa corridor. Learn how Los Angeles transformed one of its... Read more »

9:00 am - 1:15 pm

Expo Hall and Market Square Open

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9:00 am - 11:00 am

National Association of Municipal Courts Meet and Greet

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9:00 am - 11:30 am

NLC Advisory Council Meeting

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9:00 am - 1:00 pm

NLC Spotlight Theater Open

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9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Tour: Seaside Escape: Explore Manhattan Beach & Manhattan Beach Studios

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Head to the coast for a tour a Manhattan Beach Studios and Manhattan Beach’s picturesque downtown home to Skechers Shoes World Headquarters! Start your morning with a tour of Manhattan Beach Studios Media Campus where media arts, studio production, new technology, and ideas converge to create the future of film, media, and entertainment! After the tour stroll... Read more »

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Spouse/Guest Tour: The Getty Center, Los Angeles

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The Getty Center includes both permanent and seasonal exhibitions in Art, Photography, Architecture and Gardens. Outlets are available to purchase lunch or for shopping. Attendees may visit the gardens, museum, exhibits or have lunch during this all-day tour. Departure: Buses will depart the LA Convention Center at 9:00 am and arrive at the Getty around... Read more »

10:15 am - 11:45 am

NLC Resolutions Committee Meeting

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10:15 am - 11:45 am

Small Cities Council Steering Committee Meeting

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10:15 am - 12:00 pm

Strong Southern Communities Initiative Roundtable Discussion

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11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Youth Delegate Opening Session and Orientation

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Opportunity for Youth Delegates to network with peers from other cities and learn what to expect at the conference.

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Corporate Partner and Member Engagement Luncheon

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12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Lunch in Expo Hall

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12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Membership Luncheon

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12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

State League Executive Directors Lunch – By Invitation Only

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12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

YML Networking Area: Building a Peer Network of Ideas, Solutions and Actions

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1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Opening General Session

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3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Dessert in Expo Hall

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Expo Hall and Market Square Open

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Board of Directors and Nominating Committee Hearing

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

NLC Spotlight Theater Open

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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

NLC Nominating Committee Hearing

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

NLC Service Line Warranty Program – Advisory Council Meeting

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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Digital Cities Survey Awards Dinner – By Invitation Only

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Georgia Municipal Association Reception

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

League of Minnesota Cities Welcoming Reception

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5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Corporate Partner and State League Reception

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5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Florida League of Cities Reception

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5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

North Carolina Leadership Reception

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5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Sustainable Cities Reception

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5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Texas Municipal League Reception – Ticketed Event

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Community Leaders of America Republican Mayor and City Council Reception

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Oregon/Washington Dinner – By Invitation Only

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6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Large Cities Reception

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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

NLC Service Line Warranty Program Networking Reception

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8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Evening Out

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6:30 am - 8:00 pm

Shuttle Bus Service

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7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Ask NLC Open

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7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Registration Open

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7:30 am - 9:00 am

Council on Youth, Education & Families Meeting

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7:30 am - 8:30 am

Democratic Municipal Officials National Breakfast Meeting

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

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8:00 am - 11:00 am

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Foundation Board of Directors Meeting

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spouse/Guest Lounge Open

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8:00 am - 9:00 am

State League Legislative Briefing Breakfast

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

State League Staff Headquarters

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9:00 am - 10:15 am

General Session

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9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Spouse/Guest Tour: Eat Your Heart Out! Downtown Los Angeles Food Tour

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Taste the flavors of Downtown Los Angeles – a neighborhood boasting of delicious ethnic eats, fascinating culinary history and incredibly captivating architecture. The Cultural Food Tour includes the Grand Central Market, Bradbury Building, and historic Biltmore Hotel. Departure: Walking tour departs the LA Convention Center at 9:30 a.m. Return: Walking tour will head back to... Read more »

10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Spouse/Guest Tour: Griffith Park and Observatory

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Griffith Park and Observatory is over 4,210 acres of both natural chapparal-covered terrain and landscaped parkland and picnic areas. The Griffith Observatory has three (3) Planetarium shows each day. Departure: Buses will depart from the LA Convention Center at 10:00 a.m. Return: Buses will depart at 2:00 p.m.

10:15 am - 1:30 pm

Expo Hall and Market Square Open

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10:15 am - 1:30 pm

NLC Spotlight Theater Open

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10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Smart Cities Sharing Summit – By Invitation Only

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10:30 am - 11:45 am

Youth Delegate Workshop: The Power of Youth Voice

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Throughout our country’s history, youth have made change by speaking up, educating and organizing their peers and advocating to adults in the political system. Hear about powerful examples of youth taking the lead to create change based on their own personal experiences and their unique understanding of American history.

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Afterschool Policy Advisors Network (APAN) Luncheon

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Interested in supporting children and youth across your city with quality afterschool and summer learning experiences? Concerned about the skills they need to be successful in our changing workforce?  Attend the 13th annual APAN Luncheon meeting to gain knowledge, strategies, resources, and tools on how to use your municipal leadership to promote afterschool and summer... Read more »

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch in Expo Hall

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12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

State League Executive Directors and President’s Lunch – By Invitation Only

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12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Women in Municipal Government (WIMG) Leadership Award Luncheon

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12:45 pm - 1:30 pm

Youth Chaperone Workshop: Update on Youth Councils Across the U.S.

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12:45 pm - 1:30 pm

Youth Delegate & Young Municipal Leader Dessert Social

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2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Western Municipal Association Meeting

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Military Communities Council Meeting

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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

First Tier Suburbs Council Meeting

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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Large City Council Meeting

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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

REAL (Race, Equity, And Leadership) Council Meeting

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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Small Cities Council Meeting

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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

University Communities Council

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3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Youth Delegate Workshop: Using Your Voice After High School

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Youth will interact with college students to learn how they stay civically engaged after high school and how their college studies and activities will prepare them for careers in the future.

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Constituency Group Affinity Reception

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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Iowa League of Cities Reception

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

League of Arizona Cities and Towns Reception

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5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Alabama Delegation Reception

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5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

League of Kansas Municipalities & Missouri Municipal League Reception

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5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Youth Social at Lucky Strike @ LA Live

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

League of California Cities Reception

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Rocky Mountain Reception: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming

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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Young Municipal Leaders Network Reception

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7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Shuttle Bus Service

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7:30 am - 1:00 pm

Ask NLC Open

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7:30 am - 1:00 pm

Registration Open

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

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8:00 am - 11:30 am

State League Staff Headquarters

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8:30 am - 10:00 am

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) General Membership Meeting

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8:30 am - 9:45 am

NLC University Awards Ceremony Breakfast – By Invitation Only

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9:00 am - 10:15 am

Youth Delegate Workshop: Building Confidence in Your Power to Create Change Part 1

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Build confidence in your ability to create change through interactive, skill-building activities and constructive feedback. Apply lessons from earlier youth delegate workshops to your own goals to create change using your story and politically-savvy advocacy.

10:15 am - 12:00 pm

Youth Delegate Workshop: Building Confidence in Your Power to Create Change Part 2

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Build confidence in your ability to create change through interactive, skill-building activities and constructive feedback. Apply lessons from earlier youth delegate workshops to your own goals to create change using your story and politically-savvy advocacy.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) New Board Orientation Meeting

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12:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Closing General Session and Delegates Luncheon

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2:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Annual Business Meeting

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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

HOST CITY CLOSING EVENT: Universal Studios Hollywood

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Enjoy an evening of Hollywood at its best! Buses will depart from each hotel and take registered attendees straight to Universal Studios Hollywood. Start your evening with the famed Studio Backlot Tour to see how Hollywood works its magic and makes your favorite movies. The Backlot Tour will carry you past The Bates Motel, Wisteria... Read more »

8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) Affordable Housing Mobile Tour

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