Local Focus

The LOC's magazine has topical, in-depth articles that matter to city officials.

Published quarterly, the Local Focus is mailed to more than 3,000 city officials.  Subscribe by emailing loc@orcities.org.

Current Issue - Third Quarter 2020

Feature Articles

  • Climate Action Planning - Cities define strategies, timelines to address climate change impacts
  • State Agencies Begin Work to Implement Governor’s Executive Order to Reduce Greenhouse Gases
  • DLCD Updates the Oregon Climate Change Adaptation Framework
  • Renewable Natural Gas Projects Enable NW Natural to Partner with Cities to Turn Waste
    into Energy
  • Getting Ready for EVs in Oregon’s Cities

Other Articles

  • Introducing: LOC’s Equity & Inclusion Committee
  • America Sees Nationwide Protests in Response to Minneapolis Tragedy
  • City News – Gladstone, Sweet Home, Clatskanie, 
    Coos Bay, Roseburg, Echo

Past Issues