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Listen to American City & County's editors discuss news and trends in public policy, technology, public works, public safety and finance with local government leaders and experts. The interviews are targeted to educate and entertain state and local government officials on topics of current interest and professional development.

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Mar 28, 2018
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Top 10 fastest growing metro areas

It's no secret that the nation's cities are growing, but which metro areas are seeing the biggest increases in population? The U.S. Census Bureau recently released population figures for Americas largest urban centers for 2017. Is your city on the list?
Mar 05, 2018
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The best and worst state capitals to live in

Personal finance site WalletHub compared and ranked all 50 state capitals according to their livability based on 51 metrics across the categories of health and education quality, affordability, quality of life and economic well-being. Where did your state's capital land in the rankings?
Jan 23, 2018
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The top 10 moving destinations of 2017

Truck rental company Penske released its top moving destinations for 2017 based on one-way truck rental reservations made throughout the previous year. Is your city on the list?
Nov 21, 2017
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The 10 U.S. cities offering the best quality of life

Financial advice and technology site NerdWallet analyzed 177 U.S. cities with over 150,000 people using data from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey to determine which U.S. cities offer the best quality of life. Is your city among them?
Oct 30, 2017
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Top 10 cities for UFO sightings

Just in time for Halloween, data shows residents of these 10 cities are the most likely to see unexplained lights in the sky. Are they visitors from another world, experimental aircraft or just overactive imaginations? No one knows for sure, but for believers, the truth is out there.
Sep 20, 2017
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The 25 worst cities for raising a family

Personal finance website WalletHub analyzed the 150 most populated American cities using 41 metrics to determine the best and worst places to raise a family. We've included the bottom 25 cities here. Is your city on the list?
Sep 15, 2017
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The 25 best cities for raising a family

Personal finance website WalletHub analyzed the 150 most populated American cities using 41 metrics to determine the best places to raise a family. We've included the top 25 cities here. Is your city on the list?
Jul 19, 2017
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The 25 worst run cities in America

Personal finance site Wallethub compared 150 of the biggest U.S. cities based on 33 indicators across six categories to determine which cities are administered the best. Is yours on the list?
Jul 13, 2017
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The 25 best run cities in America

Personal finance site Wallethub compared 150 of the biggest U.S. cities based on 33 indicators across six categories to determine which cities are administered the best. Is yours on the list?
Jun 16, 2017
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The 10 best cities for retirement in 2017

Financial news site Bankrate ranked 200 U.S. cities based on factors related to crime, climate, finance, health care and walkability to determine the best cities in which to retire.

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