PBCLOC Immediate Past President Named to NLC Committee

City of West Palm Beach
January 27, 2012

Washington, D.C. - Isaac Robinson Jr. has been named to the National League of Cities' (NLC) 2012 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Steering Committee.  The Public Safety and Crime Prevention committee is responsible for developing policy positions on issues involving crime prevention, corrections, substance abuse, municipal fire policy, juvenile justice, disaster preparedness and relief, homeland security, domestic terrorism, court systems and gun control.

Each concern of the Committee is in South Florida.

As a member of the committee, Isaac “Ike” Robinson, Jr., will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions, while advocating on behalf of America’s cities and towns on Capitol Hill, with the Administration, and at home.

The chair of this year’s Public Safety and Crime Prevention Steering Committee is Kenneth D. Massey, Council Member, Farmington Hills, MI. Serving as this year’s vice chairs are Pete Constant, Council Member, San Jose, CA., and Isaac (Ike) Robinson, Jr., Commissioner, West Palm Beach, FL.

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The National League of Cities is the nation’s oldest and largest organization devoted to strengthening and promoting cities as centers of opportunity, leadership and governance. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans.