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Urban & Regional Planning *: Government Information

Below are links to databases and scholarly web sites that support the study of urban planning and its related sub-disciplines.

Government Information

Federal

California

Local

  • League of California Cities -- an association of California city officials who work together to enhance their knowledge and skills, exchange information, and combine resources so that they may influence policy decisions that affect cities. Site includes an alphabetized list of links to the websites of California's 480 cities.

State Municipal Leagues

The National League of Cities represents 49 state municipal leagues, and through them over 19,000 cities and towns nationwide. The following is a list of state municipal leagues.   

ALABAMA LEAGUE OF MUNICIPALITIES
Perry Roquemore, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 1270 (535 Adams Avenue - 36104)
Montgomery, Alabama 36102
(334) 262-2566

ALASKA MUNICIPAL LEAGUE
Kathie Wasserman, Executive Director 
217 Second Street, Suite 200 
Juneau, Alaska  99801 
(907) 586-1325

LEAGUE OF ARIZONA CITIES AND TOWNS 
Ken Strobeck, Executive Director 
1820 West Washington Street 
Phoenix, Arizona  85007 
(602)  258-5786

ARKANSAS MUNICIPAL LEAGUE
Don Zimmerman, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 38 (301 W. 2nd Street - 72114)
North Little Rock, Arkansas  72115
(501) 374-3484

LEAGUE OF CALIFORNIA CITIES 
Christopher McKenzie, Executive Director 
1400 K Street, 4th Floor 
Sacramento, California  95814 
(916) 658-8200

COLORADO MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Sam Mamet, Executive Director 
1144 Sherman Street
Denver, Colorado  80203
(303) 831-6411 

CONNECTICUT CONFERENCE OF MUNICIPALITIES
James J. Finley, Jr., Executive Director & CEO
900 Chapel Street, 9th Floor 
New Haven, Connecticut  06510-2807 
(203) 498-3000 

DELAWARE LEAGUE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
George C. Wright, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 484 (1210 White Oak Road - 19903-0475) 
Dover, Delaware  19903-0475 
(302) 678-0991

FLORIDA LEAGUE OF CITIES
Michael Sittig, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 1757 (301 South Bronough, Suite 300 - 32301)
Tallahassee, Florida  32302-1757
(850) 222-9684

GEORGIA MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION
Jim Higdon, Executive Director 
201 Pryor Street, S.W. 
Atlanta, Georgia  30303 
(404) 688-0472

ASSOCIATION OF IDAHO CITIES
Ken Harward, Executive Director  
3100 South Vista Ave, Suite 310
Boise, Idaho  83705 
(208) 344-8594

ILLINOIS MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Ken Alderson, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 5180 (500 E. Capitol Avenue - 62701) 
Springfield, Illinois  62705-5180 
(217) 525-1220

INDIANA ASSOCIATION OF CITIES AND TOWNS   
Mathew C. Greller, Executive Director  
200 S. Meridian Street,  Suite 340
Indianapolis, Indiana  46225
(317) 237-6200

IOWA LEAGUE OF CITIES 
Alan Kemp, Interim Executive Director 
317 Sixth Avenue, Suite 800 
Des Moines, Iowa  50309-4111
(515) 244-7282

LEAGUE OF KANSAS MUNICIPALITIES 
Don Moler, Executive Director 
300 S.W. 8th Street 
Topeka, Kansas  66603-3912 
(785) 354-9565

KENTUCKY LEAGUE OF CITIES, INC. 
Sylvia L. Lovely, Executive Director/CEO
100 East Vine Street, Suite 800
Lexington, Kentucky  40507-3700 
(859) 977-3700

LOUISIANA MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION   
Tom Ed McHugh, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 4327 (700 North 10th Street - 70802) 
Baton Rouge, Louisiana  70821 
(225) 344-5001 

MAINE MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION 
Christopher G. Lockwood, Executive Director 
60 Community Drive 
Augusta, Maine  04330 
(207) 623-8428

MARYLAND MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Scott A. Hancock, Executive Director 
1212 West Street 
Annapolis, Maryland  21401 
(410) 268-5514 

MASSACHUSETTS MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION   
Geoffrey Beckwith, Executive Director 
One Winthrop Square 
Boston, Massachusetts  02110 
(617) 426-7272

MICHIGAN MUNICIPAL LEAGUE   
Dan Gilmartin, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 1487  (1675 Green Road - 48105-2530) 
Ann Arbor, Michigan  48106-1487
(734) 662-3246

LEAGUE OF MINNESOTA CITIES 
James F. Miller, Executive Director 
145 University Avenue, West 
St. Paul, Minnesota  55103-2044 
(651) 281-1200

MISSISSIPPI MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
George Lewis, Executive Director 
600 East Amite Street, Suite 104 
Jackson, Mississippi  39201 
(601) 353-5854

MISSOURI MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Gary Markenson, Executive Director 
1727 Southridge Drive 
Jefferson City, Missouri  65109 
(573) 635-9134

MONTANA LEAGUE OF CITIES AND TOWNS 
Alec Hansen, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 1704 
(208 North Montana - Suite 201- 59601) 
Helena, Montana  59624-1704 
(406) 442-8768

LEAGUE OF NEBRASKA MUNICIPALITIES 
L. Lynn Rex, Executive Director 
1335 L Street 
Lincoln, Nebraska  68508 
(402) 476-2829

NEVADA LEAGUE OF CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
David Fraser, Executive Director 
310 South Curry Street 
Carson City, Nevada  89703
(775)  882-2121

NEW HAMPSHIRE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CENTER 
John B. Andrews, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 617  (25 Triangle Park Drive - 03301) 
Concord, New Hampshire  03302-0617 
(603) 224-7447

NEW JERSEY STATE LEAGUE OF MUNICIPALITIES 
William G. Dressel, Jr., Executive Director 
222 West State Street 
Trenton, New Jersey  08608 
(609) 695-3481

NEW MEXICO MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
William F. Fulginiti, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 846  (1229 Paseo de Peralta - 87501) 
Santa Fe, New Mexico  87504-0846
(505) 982-5573 

NEW YORK STATE CONFERENCE OF MAYORS AND MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS 
Peter A. Baynes, Executive Director 
119 Washington Avenue 
Albany, New York  12210 
(518) 463-1185

NORTH CAROLINA LEAGUE OF MUNICIPALITIES
Ellis Hankins, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 3069 (215 N. Dawson - 27602) 
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27602-3609
(919) 715-4000

NORTH DAKOTA LEAGUE OF CITIES   
Connie Sprynczynatyk, Executive Director  
410 E. Front Ave. 
Bismarck, North Dakota  58504-5641 
(701) 223-3518

OHIO MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Susan J. Cave, Executive Director 
175 South Third Street, Suite 510 
Columbus, Ohio  43215 
(614) 221-4349

OKLAHOMA MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Carolyn Stager, Interim Executive Director 
201 North East 23rd Street 
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma  73105 
(405) 528-7515

LEAGUE OF OREGON CITIES  
Mike McCauley, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 928  (1201 Court Street, N.E. , Suite 200 - 97301) 
Salem, Oregon  97308 
(503) 588-6550

PENNSYLVANIA LEAGUE OF CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES 
John A. Garner, Jr., Executive Director 
414 North Second Street 
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania  17101 
(717) 236-9469

RHODE ISLAND LEAGUE OF CITIES AND TOWNS
Daniel Beardsley, Executive Director 
1 State Street, Suite 502 
Providence, Rhode Island  02908 
(401) 272-3434

MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH CAROLINA 
Howard Duvall, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 12109  (1411 Gervais Street - 29201) 
Columbia, South Carolina  29211 
(803) 799-9574

SOUTH DAKOTA MUNICIPAL LEAGUE
Yvonne Taylor, Executive Director 
214 East Capitol 
Pierre, South Dakota  57501 
(605) 224-8654 

TENNESSEE MUNICIPAL LEAGUE
Margaret Mahery, Executive Director 
226 Capitol Blvd., Room 710 
Nashville, Tennessee  37219-1894 
(615) 255-6416 

TEXAS MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
Frank Sturzl, Executive Director 
1821 Rutherford Lane, Suite 400 
Austin, Texas  78754-5128 
(512) 231-7400

UTAH LEAGUE OF CITIES AND TOWNS 
Kenneth Bullock, Executive Director 
50 South 600 East, Suite 150 
Salt Lake City, Utah  84102 
(801) 328-1601 

VERMONT LEAGUE OF CITIES AND TOWNS   
Steven E. Jeffrey, Executive Director 
89 Main Street, Suite 4 
Montpelier, Vermont  05602-2948 
(802) 229-9111

VIRGINIA MUNICIPAL LEAGUE 
R.  Michael Amyx, Executive Director 
P.O. Box 12164  (13 East Franklin Street - 23219) 
Richmond, Virginia  23241 
(804)  649-8471

ASSOCIATION OF WASHINGTON CITIES 
Stan Finkelstein, Executive Director 
1076 South Franklin Street, SE
Olympia, Washington  98501-1346
(360)  753-4137

WEST VIRGINIA MUNICIPAL LEAGUE  
Lisa Dooley, Executive Director 
2020 Kanawha Blvd. East 
Charleston, West Virginia  25311 
(304)  342-5564

LEAGUE OF WISCONSIN MUNICIPALITIES   
Dan Thompson, Executive Director 
202 State Street - Suite 300 
Madison, Wisconsin  53703-2215 
(608)  267-2380

WYOMING ASSOCIATION OF MUNICIPALITIES 
George Parks, Executive Director  
315 West 27th Street
Cheyenne, Wyoming  82001 
(307) 632-0398