Campaign Actions

Active Actions

Take action on COVID-19 today! As a local leader, you know the impact federal decisions have on our communities. Local and community leaders can work to ensure that Congress and the Administration make local issues a priority in the national COVID-19 response.

Cities Are Essential to the economic recovery of America. Join our campaign – we are in this together. Send questions to

Share Your COVID-19 Story

NLC is working with cities, towns, and villages to help shed light on the impact of COVID-19. We want to hear how your community has been responding to the pandemic. From heroic tales of front-line workers to the financial impact of flattening the curve — please use this form to help us tell your story.

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Template Cities Are Essential Resolution

Download the template resolution below and introduce it into your council or governance to make your commitment to Cities Are Essential official in your community.

Once passed, we encourage you to share the resolution directly with your Senators and Members of Congress and send a copy to

Download Resolution