The Independent Cities Association (ICA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, public benefit corporation that was established
in 1961 by the full service cities
(cities that provide their own police and/or fire services) in Southern California to represent the interests of the member cities collectively.
ICA is a no nonsense organization governed by a
26 member Board of Directors elected by the member cities. The combined
population of ICA members cities is approximately 7 million.
The Independent Cities Association maintains
public/private partnerships with carefully selected
public and private sector organizations for the purpose of furthering
the interests of all concerned.
"The Independent Cities Association (ICA) educates and advocates for member cities in the Los Angeles region on shared issues to preserve and enhance local government."
ICA offers unique sponsorship opportunities. Click here for details.