The Institute’s ethics program offers practical
information on principles of public service ethics. In
addition, it provides plain-language explanations of California’s
Recognizing support is one way we publically thank our sponsors and let city and county officials know how much we appriciate our partners in advancing good government at the local level.
The FPPC has announced a new app for those required to file form
The app helps keep track gifts public officials receive in a
calendar year and exports to schedule D (the gift report
schedule) of Form 700.
What can local officials and their communities do to prevent a
culture of self-interest over public interest from taking hold?
What can they do to make sure abuses of authority do not occur in
Every two months, the Institute analyzes a different ethical
dilemma public officials are likely to face.
The Institute is honored to have received national recognition
for its efforts in promoting public service ethics in
See ILG’s publications, whitepapers, tip sheets and pamphlets
that are available for purchase or free download.
A values-based code of ethics can be a useful tool to support a
culture of ethics within an agency. Read more »