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Podcast: Jane Brautigam Explains How She "Fell in Love" with Local Government

To celebrate Public Service Recognition Week, ICMA launches a new season of its Local Gov Life podcast series called “Making a Difference.”

2018 Conference Keynote Spotlight: Daniel Pink

Pink joins the ICMA Annual Conference program lineup again this year as keynote speaker for the opening general session on Sunday.

Solar Energy
200 Cities and Counties Now “Open for Solar Business”

“SolSmart” communities in 35 states are cutting red tape and making solar more accessible to homes and businesses.

International Development
“Stunning Changes” Seen in ICMA China Programs

ICMA featured prominently in a number of high-profile events in China recently through the work of the ICMA China Center and its partners.

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