Strengthening the quality of local governance through professional management
The ILCMA Professional Development Committee Presents Strategies for Development and Maintaining Personal and Team Resilience
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About ILCMA / Our Purpose

The Illinois City / County Management Association (ILCMA) was founded in 1953 for the purpose of supporting and improving municipal and county management and strengthening local government in Illinois.

The ILCMA’s 700 plus members are professionals who share the common interest of promoting effective local government. Members include city, village, and county managers / administrators and their assistants, persons interested in local government management, students, consultants, and other management professionals. Most hold graduate degrees and are appointed to their positions by the elected governing body.

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ICMA, the International City/County Management Association, advances professional local government worldwide. The organization’s mission is to create excellence in local governance by developing and fostering professional management to build better communities.


IAMMA provides many services to its members. Please browse our site and discover how IAMMA is an organization that will keep you informed and connected to developments in municipal and county government.


The ILCMA and IAMMA web portal for knowledge and information sharing.  This new and improved system will allow you to ask questions as you did in the past using the IAMMA listserv.

Corporate Partners

The ongoing success of ILCMA is dependent on several factors, but possibly none as important as the continued financial support of our corporate partners, the “Friends of ILCMA”.