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The League of Oregon Cities supports Oregon's cities by connecting city leaders and state legislators, advocating for cities' needs, sharing vital information, and helping build vibrant, resilient communities that Oregonians are proud to call home.

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2021 Legislative Session

Stay up-to-date on the happenings at the Capitol as the legislative session convenes.

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Read the Latest LOC News


New Local Focus Magazine Now Online

LOC, Feb. 19, 2021

The latest issue highlights how cities are budgeting amid the Coronavirus pandemic.  more


Federal COVID-19 Relief Package Update

LOC, Feb. 19, 2021

Last weekend, bill drafters continued their “mark-up” process, which includes a $350 billion allocation of federal relief for cities, counties and states. more

Oregon Senate Republicans boycott floor session, demand return to classrooms


Oregon Public Broadcasting, Feb. 25, 2021

Oregon Senate Republicans boycotted the state Legislature’s floor session on Thursday, shortly after Gov. Kate Brown announced she was extending her COVID-19 related emergency order. more

Cascadia mapping shows communities most vulnerable to effects of climate change

Oregon Public Broadcasting, Feb. 25, 2021

Residents of 152 cities and towns in the Pacific Northwest are particularly vulnerable to climate-fueled wildfires. Residents of 60 other communities are most susceptible to floods. And people living in 75 towns are most liable to suffer — maybe even die — because of heat waves. more

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Resource Library

A wealth of information designed to help Oregon's cities succeed.

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Topics A-Z

New and improved collection of information categorized into fundamental city governance topics. 

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Request an LOC Training in Your City

The LOC provides valuable training on a variety of topics created specifically for city officials.  Request one of our trainings at a time and location that works best for your city:

  • Intro to Budgeting  
  • Public Contracting  
  • Ethics  
  • Public Meetings  
  • Public Records  
  • Land-Use  
  • Council Roles and Responsibilities

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