2019 WOTUS NACo/NLC/USCM Letter
CWA Section 401 Presentation
2019 NACo second vice president candidate profiles
NACo members will be able to cast their vote for second vice president at the 2019 NACo Annual Conference July 12-15 in Clark County, Nevada, along with their votes new policy positions for the American County Platform. County delegates must be present at the Annual Business Meeting, Monday, July 15, to cast their votes
Tom Tombarello, commissioner, Rockingham County, N.H., announces the Granite State's votes during the 2018 NACo Annual Conference Business Meeting.
More celebrations from 2019 National County Government Month
Counties spent April showing the public what they do an some of them shared their celebrations on social media platforms.
Some lucky students at Prosser Middle School in Washington got home county advantage in their National County Government Month float making and got to feature what they knew best: Benton County.
President Trump, Democrats discuss possible infrastructure package
On April 30, President Donald Trump met with congressional leaders to discuss the future of a potential comprehensive infrastructure package. The meeting took place at the White House, where President Trump met with 12 congressional Democrats, including U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and U.S.President Trump, Democrats discuss possible infrastructure package
Submit your resolutions now for NACo’s Annual Conference - due June 12
In preparation for the National Association of Counties (NACo) 2019 Annual Conference, held in Clark County/Las Vegas, Nev. on July 12-15, NACo members are invited to submit policy resolutions and platform changes to be considered at the conference.Submit your resolutions now for NACo’s Annual Conference - due June 12
President signs Medicaid minibus reauthorizing coordinated care programs important to counties
On April 18, President Trump signed the Medicaid Services Investment and Accountability Act (P.L. 116-16), a legislative package containing provisions to improve care coordination in the Medicaid program.President signs Medicaid minibus reauthorizing coordinated care programs important to counties
EPA requests comments on potential changes to Clean Water Act water certification program
On April 23, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held an Executive Order 13132 (EO 13132) Federalism consultation with state and local governments on their upcoming efforts to review and revise Section 401 of the Clean Water Act (CWA).EPA requests comments on potential changes to Clean Water Act water certification program
$600 million available for rural broadband
The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced it will begin accepting the first round of applications for the Rural e-Connectivity Pilot Program (ReConnect Program).
Last year, Congress provided $600 million to USDA to expand broadband infrastructure and services in rural parts of the country.$600 million available for rural broadband