Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin next week will attend the 83rd winter meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington, D.C.
Swearengin is slated to leave town on Monday, Jan. 20, city Communications Director Mark Standriff said. She will take part in conference events Jan. 21-23.
The conference is at the Capital Hilton Hotel. Topics of discussion include summer jobs, careers for young women and community policing.
Swearengin is a member of the organization's executive committee and serves as one of 13 trustees. She is chairwoman of the Mayors and Police Chiefs Task Force.