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10:45 am - 12:15 pm

Holistically Managing Water Infrastructure

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The cost for communities to meet their water infrastructure needs is extraordinary. No matter the size of the community, the financial need often far outpaces the financial capability. Local governments are encountering critical demands to upgrade or build new treatment facilities and collection systems to reduce overflows, meet more stringent regulatory requirements, and anticipate the... Read more »

10:45 am - 12:15 pm

Juvenile Justice & Youth Homelessness

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Youth are an often-overlooked population when communities focus on housing; this disparity grows in significance when it comes to youth in the juvenile justice system. However, as Congress recently acknowledged in reforms to the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA), housing, youth development and quality of life/public safety go hand in hand. This panel... Read more »

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Adopting Safety and Equity Along with New Transportation Technology

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Transportation is essential to every community, and it’s changing rapidly with new options, from scooters to autonomous shuttles. However, we’re losing more than 100 of our citizens’ lives a day on U.S. roads and sidewalks, and cyclist deaths are up as well. Our transportation options are also falling short of serving all neighborhoods equally with... Read more »

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Broadband Policy in 2019: A Regulatory Minefield

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With new federal rules on 5G infrastructure facing legal and legislative challenges, and new proposals threatening to upend the state and local cable franchising system, how can cities fight for local authority and protect public rights-of-way in 2019? How will the legal battles over Federal Communications Commission rulemaking affect your city’s zoning and ordinances? Join... Read more »

10:45 am - 12:15 pm

Youth Delegate Federal Agency and Social Issues Discussion

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8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Capitol Hill Advocacy Day

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