​Attendance Reports

2013 National League of Cities Congress of Cities and Exposition
Start date: 11/12/2013
End Date: 11/16/2013

NLC's premier gathering of city officials, the Congress of Cities is held each year in November or December in a selected city. The conference provides educational content on the most pressing challenges facing city leaders. Conference attendees hear from prominent speakers and issue experts, participate in leadership training sessions, attend issue-specific workshops, mobile workshops, and leadership training sessions.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-CCE 2013 Attendance Report
Green Lunch Speaker Series
Start date: 04/24/2013
End Date: 04/24/2013

On April 24, Mayor Nancy Chaney facilitated a discussion panel on the University of Idaho campus entitled, “Money, Mores, and Ecological Decision Making”. The event was part of a Green Lunch Speaker Series and was hosted by the University of Idaho Sustainability Center. The Green Lunch Speaker Series is designed to bring students and community members together in an intimate setting to facilitate open discussions on a variety of environmental issues. Previous Green Lunches have focused on local agriculture, sustainability from a Native American perspective, and sustainable recreation opportunities. This event was also part of University of Idaho’s Earth Fest, a series of events and activities centered around Earth Day and coordinated by the Sustainability Center. Panelists at the April 24 event included Don Crawford, Professor Emeritus of Microbiology and former director of Environmental Science at UI; Traci Craig, Chair of the Department of Psychology and Communication Studies; John Lawrence, Professor of Business and the Coeur d’Alene Mines Executive MBA Faculty Fellow; and Kevin Decker, PhD Candidate and an Integrated Graduate Education Research Traineeship (IGERT) Research Fellow. Panelists discussed the logic and motivation for environmental choices based on economics, ecosystem health, psychology, and social norms. Specific topics included food production and consumption, transportation issues, ecosystem services, and the psychological process that leads to environmental decision-making. Questions were posed to panelists by Mayor Chaney as well as audience members. About 35 students, faculty, and community members were in attendance, including City Council member Tom Lamar and Moscow Recycling Operations Manager Andy Boyd.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - Green Lunch Series -May 2013
2013 National League of Cities Congressional City Conference
Start date: 03/09/2013
End Date: 03/13/2013

The Congressional City Conference is an annual legislative forum that brings together more than 2,000 elected and appointed city leaders to focus on the federal policy issues that are important to local governments. In addition to providing opportunities to learn about innovative practices implemented at the local level, the conference connects city leaders from across the country with NLC-the organization that members of Congress, the White House, and federal agencies look to for solutions to addressing the nation's economic challenges.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-CCC 2013 Attendance Report
2012 National League of Cities Congress of Cities and Exposition
Start date: 11/28/2012
End Date: 12/01/2012

NLC's premier gathering of city officials, the Congress of Cities is held each year in November or December in a selected city. The conference provides educational content on the most pressing challenges facing city leaders. Conference attendees hear from prominent speakers and issue experts, participate in leadership training sessions, attend issue-specific workshops, mobile workshops, and leadership training sessions.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-CCE 2012 Attendance Report
2012 National League of Cities Congressional City Conference
Start date: 03/10/2012
End Date: 03/14/2012

The Congressional City Conference is an annual legislative forum that brings together more than 2,000 elected and appointed city leaders to focus on the federal policy issues that are important to local governments. In addition to providing opportunities to learn about innovative practices implemented at the local level, the conference connects city leaders from across the country with NLC-the organization that members of Congress, the White House, and federal agencies look to for solutions to addressing the nation's economic challenges.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-CCC 2012 Attendance Report
2012 Association of Idaho Cities City Officials' Day at the Capitol
Start date: 01/26/2012
End Date: 01/26/2012

The Association of Idaho Cities City Officials' Day at the Capitol brings city officials and legislators together to discuss issues facing our state and communities. Participants gain insight into the legislative process, have opportunities to communicate with legislators and become informed about important legislative issues facing Idaho's cities.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - AIC-COD 2012 Attendance Report
2011 National League of Cities Congress of Cities and Exposition
Start date: 11/09/2011
End Date: 11/12/2011

NLC's premier gathering of city officials, the Congress of Cities is held each year in November or December in a selected city. The conference provides educational content on the most pressing challenges facing city leaders. Conference attendees hear from prominent speakers and issue experts, participate in leadership training sessions, attend issue-specific workshops, mobile workshops, and leadership training sessions.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-CCE 2011 Attendance Report
2011 National League of Cities Policy Forum
Start date: 09/08/2011
End Date: 09/10/2011

National League of Cities hosted all five policy steering committees in their first ever Policy Forum. The committees are Community and Economic Development, Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources. Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Relations, Information Technology and Communications, and Transportation Infrastructure and Services. These committees were joined by NLC leadership and featured individual and joint committee meetings to continue developing policy positions for consideration during the Annual Business Meeting at NLC’s Congress of Cities in November, as well as plenary sessions to consider issues that affect all of the committees.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-Policy Forum 2011 Agenda
Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC-Policy Forum 2011 Attendance Report
2011 National League of Cities Summer Board Meeting
Start date: 07/06/2011
End Date: 07/10/2011

The NLC Board President invited NLC Officers, Board of IDrectors, Committee, Council, Panel and Consituency Group Leaders and NLC Capstone Partners to a Summer Board Meeting in Charlotte NC. The agenda included opportunities for engagement in strategic and advocacy discussions, social networking events, planning meetings, tours, etc.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - NLC BOD 2011 Attendance Report
2011 Association of Idaho Cities Annual Conference
Start date: 06/22/2011
End Date: 06/24/2011

The Association of Idaho Cities Annual Conference is filled with information-packed workshops on how to do more with less, the latest on critical legislative developments, and new opportunities that apply to your ever-changing work environment. Participants have opportunities to connect with other city officials and youth, share ideas and exchange information, and participate in setting AIC policy. There are various workshops throughout each conference such as budgeting, how to obtain grants, and how to become an influential leader.

Mayor Nancy Chaney - AIC-AC 2011 Attendance Report