Last updated on: 2/23/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

United States Conference of Mayors Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 20, 2009

Description:

“The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more. There are 1,200 such cities in the country today. Each city is represented in the Conference by its chief elected official, the mayor.”

“About the US Conference of Mayors,” www.usmayors.org (accessed Feb. 20, 2009)

Mission:

“The primary roles of The U.S. Conference of Mayors are to –

-Promote the development of effective national urban/suburban policy;

-Strengthen federal-city relationships;

-Ensure that federal policy meets urban needs;

-Provide mayors with leadership and management tools; and

-Create a forum in which mayors can share ideas and information.”

“About the US Conference of Mayors,” www.usmayors.org (accessed Feb. 20, 2009)

Other:
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