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City Council Member Bonnie Finley Reappointed to NLC Committee
Longmont City Council Member Bonnie Finley has been reappointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2019 Community and Economic Development federal advocacy committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s federal policy positions on issues involving housing, community and economic development, land use, recreation and parks, historic preservation and international competitiveness.
As a member of the committee, Finley will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions and advocate on behalf of America’s cities and towns before Congress, with the Administration, and at home.
The NLC is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities and is considered a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans. For more information on NLC’s federal advocacy committees, visit www.nlc.org/advocacy/committees.
Finley, a lifelong resident of Longmont, was first elected to the City Council in 2011 to serve a four-year term representing the residents of Ward 3, and reelected in 2015 for another four-year term.
About Longmont, Colorado
Longmont, Colorado, is a 29-square-mile city with more than 300 days of sunshine and a spectacular vista of the Rocky Mountains. With a population of nearly 94,000, Longmont sits at an elevation of 4,979 feet above sea level. With more than 1,800 acres of parks and open space, a robust craft beer scene, thriving art culture, fresh dining opportunities, and a Main Street teeming with new energy, Longmont is perfect for everyone from young families to those young at heart. Longmont is also home to several high-tech companies and a nationally recognized school district. Longmont is located in Boulder County conveniently situated 37 miles from Denver, 16 miles from Boulder and 30 miles from Rocky Mountain National Park.