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Cities, Towns Grapple with Labor Shortage: Public Works, Utilities Among the...

It seems inconsistent: pandemic-related, record-level job losses while employers report their own hardships in finding workers. But that’s the nature of what analysts have...

Mayor Karen Alexander: Through Leadership, a Legacy

Through calmness and confidence and the overcoming of crises, Alexander exits her yearlong League presidency having made a significant impact. Karen Alexander’s year as the...

Deep Ties: Senator Natalie Murdock Has Lived Public Service

The league’s quarterly legislator Q&A In talking with Sen. Natalie Murdock, a Democrat representing the Durham area, it doesn’t take long to recognize her enthusiasm...

Legislative Update: Cities See Highly Successful Legislative Session

The 2021 session of the General Assembly proved to be the longest in the state’s history. Even as the year ended, legislators continued to...

Southern Municipal Conference Held in Wilmington

Annual conference yields new ideas, key conversations. League staff members from across the Southeast recently got together in Wilmington for the annual Southern Municipal Conference,...

Speaking Out: Using Our Strong Voice

This summer, League member cities and towns, along with NCLM’s advocacy staff, faced a difficult situation when it came to our legislative priorities. After months...

In NCLM-Supported Partnership, College Students are Helping Town Hall Through Pandemic

One, the pandemic places outsize demand on governments and nonprofits to respond. And two, plans for internships fell through for many a college student. That...

CityVision Virtual Conference a Success, Goes in Depth on Timely Issues

Hundreds of municipal officials across North Carolina gathered in virtual fashion in late April for one of the state’s most engaging community-focused conferences in...

A Pandemic Innovation: The Online, Main Street Marketplace in New Bern

What started as a creative COVID solution now promises to support local businesses far into the future. Faced with a potential crisis for their local...

Jennifer Robinson: Local Leadership as a ‘Way of Life’

Facing issues head-on and with family in mind, the Cary Councilmember’s public service mindset was on full display this past year. “This could be a...
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