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We are looking for dedicated elected officials to serve on the LOC Board starting in January 2021.

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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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Have You Registered for the LOC Annual Conference?

The LOC Annual Conference is going virtual this year, but will still include the training, networking and professional development opportunities that you expect from an LOC conference.  Don't miss out!

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Wildfire Resources

LOC, Sep. 10, 2020

As multiple devastating wildfires burn across the state, resources are available for city leaders to stay informed during this crisis. Stay informed and stay safe.  more


LOC Conference Opening Keynote Announced

LOC, Aug. 28, 2020

We are excited to welcome Walidah Imarisha, an educator, writer, public scholar, and poet, as the Opening Keynote Speaker on Wednesday afternoon to kick off a great conference. more

Bay City declares September, October as Emergency Preparedness Months

Mayor, City Council

Tillamook Headlight Herald, Sep. 22, 2020

Bay City Council adopted a Bay City Preparedness Proclamation during a council meeting Tuesday, Sept. 15. The City of Bay City declared the months of September and October 2020 as Emergency Preparedness... more

Council discusses camping clampdown

City Officials, City Government, City Ordinances, Mayor, City Council, City Manager

Albany Democrat Herald, Sep. 21, 2020

...effect Jan. 1 and will reviewed regularly. • Councilors unanimously approved an update of the municipal code that replaces gender-specific language with gender-neutral language. Contact reporter James... 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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LOC Business Partners

We appreciate the support we receive from businesses throughout the state. Get to know all of our Business Partners

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