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 - Fourth Quarter 2020

Feature Article

  • 2021 Legislative Priorities: Uncharted Territory Ahead
    The LOC Board has adopted seven legislative priorities for cities for the 2021 session. This quarter we take an in-depth look at each issue—the background, the specific needs for cities and the potential impacts.

Other Articles

  • LOC Annual Conference Recap
  • Recovery Efforts Quickly Launched for Communities Devastated by Wildfires
  • From CIS: Property Coverage and Considerations 
    for Wildfires
  • City News – Keizer, Gresham, Oregon City, Nehalem

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