LACEY DEPUTY MAYOR PRATT RE-APPOINTED TO NLC COMMITTEE
LACEY, WA, December 23, 2019: Lacey Deputy Mayor Cynthia Pratt has been re-appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources (EENR) federal advocacy committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving air quality, water quality, energy policy, national wetlands policy, noise control, and solid and hazardous waste management. NLC President Joe Buscaino, councilmember, Los Angeles, California, announced the appointment.
“I’m passionate about preserving our environment and natural resources,” stated Deputy Mayor Pratt. “Lacey is environmentally conscience and the decisions this committee makes have a real impact on our city. I’m honored to be a member of this committee and look forward to my continued participation.”
As a committee member, Deputy Mayor Pratt will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions, while advocating on behalf of America’s cities and towns before Congress, with the administration, and at home.
“NLC’s federal advocacy committees ensure policymakers in Washington understand the most pressing issues facing local communities,” said Joe Buscaino, councilmember of Los Angeles, California, and president of the National League of Cities (NLC). “I am proud to have Lacey Deputy Mayor Pratt on NLC's Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources committee on behalf of her residents. Together, with a team of local officials from across the country, we will strengthen the federal-local partnership, and ultimately create stronger cities, towns and villages.”
The NLC is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. It is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns, and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans. For more information on NLC’s other committees and councils, visit www.nlc.org.
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