City of Livermore State and Federal Legislative Platform
The 2023 State and Federal Legislative Platform documents the City's position on several legislative categories. The positions and categories are based on Council goals, priorities and policies, and community core values. The Platform also provides a framework to quickly respond to legislative bills and communicate with legislators on issues impacting Livermore.
The State and Federal Legislative Platform is an evolving document. The 2023 Platform was adopted by the City Council at its March 27, 2023 meeting.
The categories in the platform are:
- Community-Focused Governance
- Fiscal Stability
- Affordable Housing and Homelessness
- Climate and Environment
- Building Safety
- Job Creation and Economic Development
- Public Safety and Emergency Management
- Science, Technology, and Innovation
- Transportation and Parking
Tri-Valley Cities Legislative Framework
The City of Livermore also joins its neighbors to advocate for issues and funding at the regional, state, and federal levels. The cities of Livermore, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Ramon, and the Town of Danville develop an annual Tri-Valley Cities Legislative Framework with five to six topics. These topics overlap items in the City's platform, and provide another opportunity for advocacy progress and success.