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About Debra DeHaney-Howard

Debra DeHaney-Howard is the Assitant Executive Director for Energy. She also serves as the Conference’s Membership Director.

Energy Chair Jon Mitchell Touts ‘New Bedford Energy Principles’

Conference Energy Chair New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell in a keynote address before a smart grid technologies conference discussed the energy priorities of the nation’s mayors as set forth in the New Bedford Principles adopted at a special Conference of Mayors’ energy forum in mid-September. His remarks followed those of U.S. Senate Energy Committee Chair Lisa Murkowski [...]

By | 2017-12-08T12:52:24+00:00 December 6, 2017|Energy|

On Task, On Time, On Budget: How Mayors Build, Maintain, and Renew America’s Infrastructure

Download: On Task, On Time, On Budget: How Mayors Build, Maintain, and Renew America's Infrastructure

Mayor Wahler Pushes Top Priorities During New Jersey Conference of Mayors

Piscataway Mayor Brian Wahler addressed over 150 mayors at the 54th New Jersey Conference of Mayors on Thursday, April 27 in Atlantic City, NJ.  As Chair of the Membership standing committee for the United States Conference of Mayors, Wahler discussed key priorities that the New Jersey and USCM share: protecting tax-exempt municipal bonds, state and local [...]

By | 2017-04-27T17:17:40+00:00 April 27, 2017|Membership, News, Updates|

Senators McCain and Flake Introduce Western Area Power Administration Transparency Act

Senators John McCain (R) and Jeff Flake (R) on April 25 introduced S.930, the Western Area Power Administration Transparency Act, to require the Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) to establish a website containing detailed information about customer rates and agency expenditures. The bill would also require WAPA to produce an annual summary of rate and [...]

By | 2017-04-26T11:27:50+00:00 April 26, 2017|Energy, Updates|