Many local government agencies still have not recovered from the Great Recession that occurred from 2007 until 2009. Emergency reserve funds are not up to the levels they were prior to the recession. Some agencies had to cut personnel by almost…
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More and more local government agencies and municipalities are adopting a more efficient future by making the switch to the cloud.
Gartner estimates that government spending on cloud technology will increase 17.1% per year through 2021.…
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Almost half of citizens have complaints about their city’s infrastructure – things like potholes, damaged sidewalks, graffiti on sides of buildings – but only 26% of them bother to report the issue.
Why such an abysmal rate of engagement?…
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Implementing digital change can be a challenge for a local government agency. But choosing the right digital solution can transform an agency for the better. Check out the 4 steps your agency should take to unlock a digital transformation.
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Hurricanes can be costly, life-threatening events. Until one makes landfall, however, it’s difficult to know just how much damage it can cause. With these 4 proper planning and preparation tips, local government agencies are better positioned to mitigate potential risks and ensure the safety of their citizens and communities.
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In fiscal year 2017, 818,271 Freedom of Information Act requests were received by the Department of Justice. That was up from 597,415 in 2010. These numbers tell a clear story. Citizens want information, and they want transparency from the…
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Governments lose out on millions of dollars in potential savings every year thanks to outdated, slow legacy systems. It’s time for that to end. Discover the trick local governments are using to save big on money and the most valuable resource of all – time.
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286 million people get their water from a community system. Maintaining clean and safe water facilities is without a doubt one of the most important jobs of local governments. Here are the 4 biggest threats every agency should be aware of.
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The biggest fear among science fiction fans is that
artificial intelligence (AI) will eliminate the human race. The biggest fear
people with mortgages and car payments have is that artificial intelligence
will eliminate their jobs.
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