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The American City & County Podcast


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.

To suggest a podcast topic or interview subject, e-mail Managing Editor Lindsay Isaacs with a summary of your idea and include your contact information.

Sep 17, 2014

Rehabilitate, Revitalize

Across the country, municipalities are working to beautify, restore and reinvigorate communities. American City & County highlights some of these efforts.
Sep 17, 2014

Best of both worlds: Public-Private Partnerships from across the country

When executed properly, public private partnerships can be beneficial to both local governments and business interests. Here, American City & County highlights some notable PPPs from across the nation.
Sep 15, 2014

Gallery: Products that keep government-operated golf courses looking up to par

Here are tools and equipment that keep government-operated golf courses looking great, along with other golf-related gear.
Sep 10, 2014

Gallery: Public works products that get the job done

On the job at public works jobsites: construction equipment tools and supplies that boost productivity.
Sep 03, 2014

Gallery: A last look at this summer’s playground and recreation products

As summer 2014 draws to a close, here is a recap of playground and recreation products that appeared in the June GPN.
Aug 25, 2014

Gallery: Products that keep government buildings sustainable and green

Here are some of the products that government facility managers use to save energy and preserve the environment in their buildings. The products appeared in the May 2014 Government Product News. Every issue of GPN has at least 7 green products on display.
Aug 18, 2014

Gallery: Fleet products that governments buy and use

Governments operate huge fleets of cars, trucks, trailers and motorcycles. Governments own 3.73 million vehicles, including 1.81 million trucks and truck tractors, according to Federal Highway Administration estimates issued earlier in 2014. Special district forms of government are not included in these totals. Here are some of the products that government fleets buy and use. The products appeared in the June 2014 Government Product News.
Aug 13, 2014

Mayoral spotlight

Mayors are in a unique position to impact local communities and leverage power at a national level. To recognize jobs well done, American City & County is showcasing five mayors from across the country who have stood out in one particular aspect of their duties.
Aug 13, 2014

Safety showcase

EMS and public safety programs from across the country.
Aug 11, 2014

Gallery: 2014 APWA Congress parade of products

Here are images and descriptions of some of the products that will be displayed at the 2014 American Public Works Association (APWA) Congress. The show takes place Aug. 17-20 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto. This year’s show has more than 125 technical and professional development sessions as well as education opportunities to earn continuing education units.

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