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Temecula Councilman Appointed Chairman of National League of Cities Committee

Ron Roberts will lead the Transportation Infrastructure & Services Committee.

Courtesy of the National League of Cities:

Ron Roberts, Temecula City Council member, has been appointed as chairman of the National League of Cities 2013 Transportation Infrastructure & Services Committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving transportation, including planning, funding, safety and security of public transit, streets and highways, aviation, railroads and ports. The appointment was announced by NLC President Marie Lopez Rogers, mayor of Avondale, Ariz.

As chairman of the committee, Roberts 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 committees and councils, visit http://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.

xiphiasallure@aol.com January 06, 2013 at 04:24 AM
he is too old !!
On the right side January 06, 2013 at 07:18 AM
That's just what we need, more government!!!!!!
Eric Cartman January 06, 2013 at 10:48 PM
That's odd, a progressive on the Temecula City Council?
LetsBfair January 07, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Why would a Republican support the League of Cities and their far left agenda? I'm confused. George Soros created this monstrosity and now Temecula is 100% on board? This is very strange. http://www.gdrc.org/uem/la21/la21-links.html
Fauntleroy Murphy January 08, 2013 at 09:14 PM
Exactly, that's why Murrieta is re-evaluating their relationship with this org.

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