Local Government

Local Government

We support measures to further good government through the support of non-partisanship in local government and the support of legislation which permits increased flexibility in California State law governing general law counties.

Position

We support a role for Commissions that emphasizes maximum public participation in the decision making process of government.

Position

We want our city to be attractive, safe, and economically healthy with diversified urban amenities reflecting the desires of its residents and respecting the integrity of its unique assets. Redevelopment, when adopted as a means to this end, should consider personal and social needs as well as economic requirements and should be accountable to the citizens and/or their elected representatives.

Position

We support the following revisions in the objectives of the Long Beach City Government position:

The LWV California campaign helped produce this video in 2015 to restore revenue to schools, public services and infrastructure repair.

Rutgers Eagleton Institute of Politics: Center for American Women and Politics: This organization posts fact sheets on the numbers of women in government

Position

Support a public library system as a basic community service with a long-term, assured, stable, and adequate funding source and support access by all persons to public library services as a major source of knowledge and information necessary for informed, active participation in a democratic society.

Become a Voter Registrar

One of the primary reasons people are interested in joining the League of Women Voters is to help activate their communities to take part in democracy. The most basic right we have is the right to vote, and the League wants to be sure we do all we can to support active voter participation.

Many of our members are certified as voter registrars. If you would like to become a voter registrar, contact voterservice [at] wheatonlwvil.org

Position

Support of a Butte County Charter that defines actual county government operations, that coordinates legislative and administrative functions, and that is adaptable to changing requirements of county government.

Position

Support a long-range creative planning process for establishing the annual Butte County Budget
Event Date: 
Sep 11 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Event location: 

City Hall

The League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County invites you to participate in a local candidates forum, bringing together the three mayoral and seven city council candidates to answer public questions.  After the forum, a " Meet and Greet" th

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