The Austin City Council has approved agreements with the University of North Texas and the University of Texas Cockrell School of Engineering to research drone use to aid first responders and to help rectify emergency situations,...More
Thanks to the Federal Aviation Administration, ten Montana community airports will receive over $4.6 million for infrastructure expansion and repairs, including nearly $2 million being allocated to Billings Logan International Airport....More
Instead of expanding their nearly full landfills, some waste administrators across the U.S. are opting to extend the lives of their landfills by grinding up trash to reduce the space it occupies....More
The task force assembled by Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to investigate the Flint water crisis released its findings last week. The report blamed several government employees and agencies for the water system’s failures....More
Which sectors of government do you see the Internet of Things impacting the most in the next 5 years. Check all that apply.
The word “sustainability” may conjure thoughts of recycling, reusable cloth bags and big piles of compost. But for many government entities, sustainability has little relation to these stereotypical green ideas and much more to do with operational efficiency, improved outcomes and a better bottom line...More
After years of neglect from the prolonged recession, municipal and school buildings nationwide have fallen into dire straits. For these communities, it’s no longer a question of if the maintenance can be deferred...More
This webinar will explore three common challenges faced by those in city and county government and present straightforward and innovative ways to supplement the workforce, invest in new talent and engage with young people to improve the community and local infrastructure....More