In-Person Media Availability to Take Place at Capital Hilton in Washington, DC

Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, as part of the kickoff of the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM)’s 90th Annual Winter Meeting, USCM President and Miami Mayor Francis Suarez and other mayors will host a press conference to outline USCM priorities and discuss cities’ efforts to rebuild and recover from the pandemic. The event will take place on Wednesday, January 19th at 11:45AM ET at the Capital Hilton. Additional attendees include Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot; Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti; Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner; Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer; Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas; and Burnsville Mayor Elizabeth Kautz; along with others.

Media interested in attending should RSVP to Sara Durr, [email protected] and note important safety protocols below.


Press Conference at USCM Winter Meeting


USCM President and Miami Mayor Francis Suarez

Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer

Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas

Burnsville Mayor Elizabeth Kautz

Other Mayors


Wednesday, January 19th, 2022 at 11:45 AM ET


Capital Hilton | 1001 16th St, NW | Washington, D.C.


All attendees must be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination. Antigen testing will be provided on site and a negative test will be required to obtain credentials. N-95 or KN-95 masks will be required and provided for those who may need one.

Media is advised to pre-register and complete the online proof of vaccination requirement. Media is also advised to arrive at the Capital Hilton with sufficient time to allow for the on-site testing process.


Please RSVP to Sara Durr, [email protected]