Overview

It will take more than a favorable court decision or a well-argued opinion piece to counter growing state interference in local decision making and standard setting.  At Local Solutions Support Center, we have learned that it takes the integration and interplay of five strategically-aligned elements to push back successfully on preemption:

LSSC has developed resources within each of these realms designed to help advance your efforts to end state overreach and strengthen the ability of local governments to pass policies that protect health and safety and promote equity.  The information, strategies, and tools aggregated here were developed by and for attorneys, elected officials, advocates, and coalitions working to stop the increased misuse of state preemption.