Mayors will highlight local leadership on housing, public safety, mental health and the economy

Washington, DC – On Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 11:45 a.m. CT, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) will hold a press conference during its 92nd Annual Meeting in Kansas City, Missouri, where a bipartisan group of nearly 200 mayors from across the country will convene to discuss the most pressing issues facing cities and the nation, including housing and homelessness, public safety, the surging mental health crisis, the economy and infrastructure investment.

For planning purposes, an draft agenda can be found here. Members of the media are encouraged to register in advance here. On-site registration will be available with current press credentials.

Note to producers, editors, and hosts: For more information on interview opportunities, please contact Sara Durr at [email protected].


  • Reno (NV) Mayor Hillary Schieve, USCM President
  • Columbus (OH) Mayor Andrew Ginther, USCM Vice President
  • Oklahoma City (OK) Mayor David Holt, USCM 2nd Vice President
  • Kansas City (MO) Mayor Quinton Lucas, Host, USCM 92nd Annual Meeting
  • Mayors from across America
  • Tom Cochran, USCM CEO and Executive Director


Thursday, June 20, 2024, 11:45 am – 12:30 pm CT


Loews Kansas City Hotel, Muse Room (4th Floor), 1515 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108

Register to attend here.



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