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Councilwoman Suzanne Klapp appointed to National League of Cities Committee

Counciwoman Suzanne Klapp

Jan. 11, 2013

 

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Councilwoman Suzanne Klapp appointed to National League of Cities Finance, Administration & Intergovernmental Relations Steering Committee

 

Scottsdale City Councilwoman Suzanne Klapp has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2013 Finance, Administration & Intergovernmental Relations Steering Committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving national economic and financial policy, municipal management and authority, and citizen participation and civil rights.

The appointment was announced by NLC President Marie Lopez Rogers, mayor of Avondale, Ariz.

“As a local elected official, I am honored to represent the city of Scottsdale on federal policies that affect and possibly benefit the fiscal and administrative operations of our city,” said Councilwoman Klapp.

As a member of the committee, Councilwoman Klapp will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions, while advocating on behalf of America’s cities and towns on Capitol Hill, with the administration, and at home.

For more information on NLC’s other committees and councils, visit www.nlc.org/influence-federal-policy/policy-committees.

The National League of Cities is the nation’s oldest and largest organization devoted to strengthening and promoting cities as centers of opportunity, leadership and governance. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans.