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

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

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.

Updated information on property tax asessments for 2022.

On December 7, 2022, the first annual National Civility Summit for Local Governments will be held virtually beginning at 10 a.m. A partnership between the National League of Cities, the Iowa League of Cities, and The Center for Public Democracy at Drake University, this important event will focus on providing local governments and the officials that lead them with the tools and best practices they need to facilitate and provide engaged and participatory government.

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The University of Iowa has opened the application for communities to become a partner through the Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities (IISC)…

City officials are reminded that December 1 represents the deadline for several reports due to the state government. This includes the following: Annual…

The competitive bid and quote thresholds for horizontal and vertical infrastructure will increase on January 1, 2023, as announced by the Iowa Department of…

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Latest Publications

The League provides several different resources to help your city.

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.

Published June 23, 2022

Review our New Laws of Interest where we highlight recently passed legislation that could impact your city.

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