When is a bridge not a bridge? Perhaps when it connects more than just two pieces of land.
The Lincoln Bridge connects people to ideas. It connects Nebraskans today to Nebraskans who’ve gone before. It connects those who fly above to those who walk below. ...More
While various parties argued whether the reasons were partisan or because of Network Sweeps, The National League of Cities (NLC), at its annual meeting in Austin, Texas, voiced support for the president's initiatives....More
Municipalities are installing solar panels on capped landfills and/or the buffer zones adjacent to active landfills, resulting in energy costs savings, local job creation and improved sustainability....More
Government officials leading local governments have a fiduciary responsibility to protect the public funds of their citizens, to act in the best interest of their respective entities, to maintain the safety and an appropriate level of liquidity of these funds, and to attain competitive returns for the portfolios of those funds. Further, officials generally are required to protect these deposits with insurance, collateralization, or other means. These requirements can be both complex and time-consuming for public fund managers....More
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