2023 Annual Conference & Exhibit

Join us September 20-22 in Cedar Rapids for the largest
statewide conference designed for city officials.

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The League is developing information on HF 718 – property tax reform.

Find the latest information on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL).

Registration for the 2023 Annual Conference & Exhibit is open! Join us September 20-22 in Cedar Rapids for the largest statewide conference designed for city officials.

Keeping track of the due dates, reports and filings can be a lot. The League has put together the 2023 City Calendar, which details important deadlines for reports and filings that cities must complete throughout the year.

SimpliCity is a communications campaign created by the Iowa League of Cities to help you empower residents to find the information they’re looking for, engage with their community, and rekindle their love for your city

League Weekly News

Hot topics from Tuesday’s League Weekly newsletter.

Miss the Telling Your City Story webinar? Watch a recording to get some tips on how to share successes from your city and the…

The Iowa Department of Management is offering a day-long session covering urban renewal and TIF administration in cities. Topics include: Choose a location and pre-register…

The FY 2023 Street Finance Report (SFR) is now available through the Iowa Department of Transportation. The report details road and street-related revenues and expenses only…

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Latest Publications

The League provides several different resources to help your city.

Published February 13, 2023

The Iowa League of Cities has focused on the topic of local option sales and service tax (LOSST), the mechanics of how it works and the importance to the communities.

Published November 29, 2022

This publication is designed to assist cities begin their annual budget process. Learn about revenues, expenditures, legislation and other budget issues.

Published November 1, 2022

Property taxes play a significant role in municipal government as the primary funding source for city budgets. Check out a variety of special reports regarding this topic.

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