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  • Up for the count

    Faced with cultural gaps and deep-seated concerns, Washington cities encourage immigrant and marginalized residents to become first-time Census participants.

  • Cityvision January/February 2020

    Show of hands: Cities pursue a full and fair 2020 Census

  • State savvy

    Advice for cities looking to make an impact in Olympia

  • Narrative license

    Want to be a more effective city advocate? Learn to tell a better story.

  • Good bill hunting

    Tools for tracking legislative progress during session.

  • Kind of blue

    Pools and police staffing topped recent legislative agendas for the cities of Pasco and Kirkland, and while the issues may seem worlds apart, the cities' efforts share one striking thing in common—success in Olympia.

  • Cityvision November/December 2019

    Talking points: How cities can make an impact in Olympia

  • School of rock

    Lessons on rock stars, the rock-solid, and ROCKS

  • House money

    On HB 1406 and its potential to increase cities’ funding for housing.

  • Role rehearsal

    On the effective functioning of council-manager governments

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