Local Government

Local Government

We support measures to further good government through the support of non-partisanship in local government and the support of legislation which permits increased flexibility in California State law governing general law counties.

Blue banner with white letters League logo with centennial dates
Event Date: 
Jun 4 2019 - 12:45pm
Event location: 

Board of Supervisors Chambers

On June 4, 1919, the US Congress passed the language of the 19th Amendment and sent it to the states for ratification.

Call to Action

Action Alerts

The Oakland City Council is holding a vote on Tuesday, April 16th at 5:00pm regarding the Measure AA Parcel Tax.

Location of LWV Boston 2019 Annual Membership Meeting
Event Date: 
Jun 18 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Tent City Community Room

Please come to our annual membership meeting at Tent City Boston on June18.  Light supper will be at 6 and the meeting starts at 7.

The speaker will be Christine Poff, Director of Communiy Preservation for the City of Boston.

Wisconsin Capitol July
Public Statement

The League of Women Voters Celebrates Wisconsin Win for Democracy

Judge Blocks Unconstitutional Lame-Duck Session Laws

Child on swing
Event Date: 
Mar 16 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

SEIU 2015 Offices

 Invitation to Attend Schools and Communities First

Core Leader Training

Event Date: 
Mar 18 2019 - 10:30am
Event location: 

Visalia Waste Water Treatment Plant

Just this past August Visalia's cutting-edge Waste WaterTreament Plant was upgraded. at $152 million, it's the biggest public works project our City has ever undertaken.

Position

The LWVN supports the concept city planning, with the following policies and approaches.
generic city council chamber
Event Date: 
Mar 16 2019 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

Ygnacio Valley Library

Information on how the League keeps an eye on councils, boards and commissions from some experienced observers, and pick an elected body you'd like to observe!

Position

We support a city charter that grants broad legal powers to the city permitting it to plan, finance and execute programs suited to the special needs, interests and desires of the citizens.

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