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The Institute promotes good government at the local level with practical, impartial and easy-to-use resources for California communities. The Institute for Local Government is the nonprofit 501(c)(3) research and education affiliate of the League of California Cities and the California State Association of Counties.

The Institute’s current program areas include:

Learn more about the Institute, view audio and video recordings of our work in support of local officials in California, and access archives of our ILG electronic newsletters. For questions, contact

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