The 2020 U.S. census promises to be a cliffhanger for anyone
who plans, manages or governs an American city or is thinking of moving to
one. As the nation recovered from the
Great Recession that began in 2007-2008, the American city experienced…
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Governments are the stewards of the citizens and have the hard task of delivering high quality services to citizens while managing tight budgets. Automation can help. Here are 3 ways governments can make the most out of this beneficial tool.
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Municipal governments house enormous amounts of data on everything from finances and infrastructure assets to local businesses and citizens. This is how they protect that data.
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Tackling environmental issues and leaving a legacy of sustainability for future generations are urgent priorities for many citizens and governments alike. These three cities have figured out the recipe for success.
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Benjamin Franklin once said that nothing is certain in the world but death and taxes. If one thing is certain about taxes, however, it’s that the laws surrounding them often change. In 2020, many new and complex changes to tax laws will be…
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For consumers, the sharing economy offers convenience. For
the government, it presents regulatory gray areas. Between 2016 and 2019,
the number of short-term vacation rentals (STRs) more than doubled. Cities and
counties across North America…
Finding new solutions to challenging budgeting and finances issues is a common theme among local governments. Municipalities are turning to tech to help get their fiscal house in order and improve their fiscal health for the long term. Here’s how Sutter County, California turned these liabilities into opportunities.
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It wasn’t so long ago when a city’s technology was
considered “smart” if streets had synchronized traffic lights. Much has changed
since then – smart streetlight sensors collect and transmit data on everything
from traffic flow, weather,…
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2020 is projected to be a busy year for government – it’s an election year, citizens are increasingly engaging with their local governments, and new technologies are continuously raising the public’s expectation of their government’s services. Municipalities should be focused on the three trends for local governments in 2020.
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