June 22-26, 2001

 
 
2001 ADOPTED RESOLUTIONS: TABLE OF CONTENTS

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URBAN ECONOMIC POLICY

Supporting the Benefits of Waste-to-Energy and Landfill Gas as Clean, Renewable Energy and Eligible for Tax Credits

Historic Homeownership Tax Credits

Expansion and Simplification of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Urging the U.S. Department of Commerce to Immediately Make Public Its Plans for Assuring That All Individuals Are Counted in the 2000 Census

Resolution to Support Adoption of H.R. 2207 - A Bill Intended to Increase Investment in Water and Wastewater Supply Infrastructure

TRANSPORTATION AND COMMUNICATIONS

Resolution on Airport Capacity

Railroad Grade Crossings

Closing the Digital Divide in Technology

Establishment of a Mayors' National Community Technology Center Advisory Board

Resolution to Promote Advanced Technology Vehicles

National Rail Policy

National Pedestrian Safety Partnership Initiative

JOBS, EDUCATION AND THE WORKFORCE

21st Century Workforce and the Need for National Workforce Policy

In Support of Increased Funding for the Employment and Training Administration

Work Experience Opportunities for Youth

TANF Reauthorization: Maintaining Funding and Key Role for Mayors and the Workforce System

Supporting High Quality After-School and Out-of-School Time Programs

Arts Education Through the U.S. Department of Education

National Kidsday

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

Inspections on the U.S.- Canada Border

Investing in America's Borders

Metropolitan Areas and U.S. Trade Promotion Authority

Peace in the Middle East

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Protection of Medicaid Safety Net Hospitals

Endorsement of National Gift of Breath Campaign

Designating Monday, September 24, 2001, As National Eat-Dinner-With-Your Children Day

AIDS in the United States and Around the World

Calling upon the United States Congress to Proclaim May 2002, and All Mays Henceforth, as National Foster Care Awareness Month

Food Stamp Program - Reauthorization 2002

Early Childhood Education

Expansion and Simplification of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Children's Mental Health

ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT

Endorsement of Earth Charter

Supporting the Benefits of Waste-to-Energy and Landfill Gas as Clean, Renewable Energy and Eligible for Tax Credits

National Electricity Markets

National Energy Policy

Resolution to Promote Advanced Technology Vehicles

Promoting the Preservation of Urban-Influenced Farmland

Resolution on Capital Cost Savings and Competition in Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Investments

Resolution to Support Adoption of H.R. 2207 - A Bill Intended to Increase Investment in Water and Wastewater Supply Infrastructure

Bipartisan Action on Brownfields Legislation

CRIMINAL AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

Weapons of Mass Destruction Preparedness and Mayors as "First Responders"

A Comprehensive National Substance Abuse Strategy

Deserved Recognition of Doris Miller

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING

Community Development Block Grant Program

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the HOME Investment Partnerships Program

Comprehensive Federal Plan for America's Homeless

Lead-Based Paint Abatement in Federally-Assisted Housing

Full Funding for Public Housing Program

Disaster Assistance

Promoting the Preservation of Urban-Influenced Farmland

Keeping the Dream Alive: Making Affordable Housing a National Priority

ARTS, CULTURE AND RECREATION

Conservation and Reinvestment Act

Federal Funding for the Arts, Humanities and Museums

Public Awareness Campaign for Arts Education

National Arts and Humanities Month

Economic Impact Study of the Nonprofit Arts Industry

Runaway Film Production

Arts Education Through the U.S. Department of Education

RESOLUTIONS ADOPTED BY THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Local-Federal Partnership on Law Enforcement/Public Safety

MISCELLANEOUS

Recognition of Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer

Recognition of Boise Mayor H. Brent Coles