American City & County http://americancityandcounty.com/rss.xml en One smart city standard to rule them all? http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/one-smart-city-standard-rule-them-all <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst explains why smart city standards are important and why differing efforts to develop standards can cause confusion.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/one-smart-city-standard-rule-them-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/one-smart-city-standard-rule-them-all#comments Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:44:00 +0000 73491 at http://americancityandcounty.com Minimizing the Financial Impact of Emergency Work http://americancityandcounty.com/white-papers/minimizing-financial-impact-emergency-work <div class="field-byline"> Content Sponsored by Gordian </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Natural disasters and emergency situations can happen at any time and anywhere. All in the same year, severe storms cause flooding in the Southeast, tornadoes rip through the Midwest and drought and wildfires devastate the West. No place is immune to an emergency situation.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/white-papers/minimizing-financial-impact-emergency-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/white-papers/minimizing-financial-impact-emergency-work#comments White Papers Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:09:00 +0000 73481 at http://americancityandcounty.com D.C. transportation agency tracks buses in real time through mobile intelligence http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/dc-transportation-agency-tracks-buses-real-time-through-mobile-intelligence <div class="node-body article-body">The District Department of Transportation worked with EastBanc Technologies to develop a custom solution for tracking and maintaining visibility into the location and movement of DDOT’s network of buses: TRANSITiQ. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/dc-transportation-agency-tracks-buses-real-time-through-mobile-intelligence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/dc-transportation-agency-tracks-buses-real-time-through-mobile-intelligence#comments Products at Work Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:45:00 +0000 73471 at http://americancityandcounty.com Lightning detectors provide early warning of storms in Sunshine State http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/lightning-detectors-provide-early-warning-storms-sunshine-state <div class="node-body article-body">Cape Coral deployed Earth Networks’ automated Outdoor Alerting Systems (OAS) across 17 city public parks in December 2015 to address its status as having the second highest number of lightning strikes among all U.S. cities. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/lightning-detectors-provide-early-warning-storms-sunshine-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/lightning-detectors-provide-early-warning-storms-sunshine-state#comments Products at Work Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:35:00 +0000 73461 at http://americancityandcounty.com Charlotte responds to protests, faces criticism http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/charlotte-responds-protests-faces-criticism <div class="node-body article-body">Charlotte's mayor's office, the city's police force and North Carolina State officials are all facing heavy criticism for the way they handled the aftermath of an officer-involved shooting which sparked riots locally and outrage nationally.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/charlotte-responds-protests-faces-criticism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/charlotte-responds-protests-faces-criticism#comments Law Enforcement Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:49:00 +0000 73451 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Charlotte, N.C. skyline. Image via <a href="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/9b/Charlotte_Skyline_From_the_Caldwell_Street_South_Blvd_bridge.jpg/800px-Charlotte_Skyline_From_the_Caldwell_Street_South_Blvd_bridge.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Minnesota firm awarded cooperative contract for athletic and PE equipment http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/minnesota-firm-awarded-cooperative-contract-athletic-and-pe-equipment <div class="field-deck"> Winning vendor has been supplying equipment for 70 years across the U.S. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gopher, an athletic and physical education equipment supplier in business since 1947, has been awarded a multi-year Athletic & P.E. Equipment contract with U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance. The contract starts October 1.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/minnesota-firm-awarded-cooperative-contract-athletic-and-pe-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/minnesota-firm-awarded-cooperative-contract-athletic-and-pe-equipment#comments Contracts Coop Solutions Cooperative Purchasing Parks & Recreation Health & Welfare Parks & Recreation Purchasing & Procurement Strategic Sourcing Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:03:00 +0000 73441 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: Some of the Gopher athletic and physical education equipment that will be available under the U.S. Communities cooperative contract starting Oct. 1.</p> For police departments: Some video storage advice http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/police-departments-some-video-storage-advice <div class="field-byline"> Wayne Arvidson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Quantum's Wayne Arvidson offers advice on video storage practices to police departments. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/police-departments-some-video-storage-advice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/police-departments-some-video-storage-advice#comments Public Safety Technology Public Safety Technology Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:42:00 +0000 73431 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Wayne Arvidson</p> Getting to We: Negotiating agreements for highly collaborative relationships (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/negotiating/getting-we-negotiating-agreements-highly-collaborative-relationships-related-video <div class="field-byline"> Kate Vitasek </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Expert Kate Vitasek outlines ways to negotiate in complex and dynamic situations through the Getting to We process.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/negotiating/getting-we-negotiating-agreements-highly-collaborative-relationships-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/negotiating/getting-we-negotiating-agreements-highly-collaborative-relationships-related-video#comments Contracts Government Procurement Finance Human Resources Negotiating Procurement Professional Purchasing & Procurement Proposals & Bids GPN Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:02:00 +0000 73421 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Kate Vitasek</p> How to align your strategic goals with your operations http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-align-your-strategic-goals-your-operations <div class="node-body blog-body">Erin Latham, founder of public sector services and software company Mo'Mix Solutions, details how local governments can align their long-term goals with their day-to-day operations and best practices.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-align-your-strategic-goals-your-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-align-your-strategic-goals-your-operations#comments Administration Viewpoints Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:20:00 +0000 73411 at http://americancityandcounty.com Many cities support autonomous vehicles, but some want to limit them http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/many-cities-support-autonomous-vehicles-some-want-limit-them <div class="node-body article-body">While many cities support autonomous vehicles and are letting companies test drive them within their limits, others are trying to pass legislation to limit use of the technology.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/many-cities-support-autonomous-vehicles-some-want-limit-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/many-cities-support-autonomous-vehicles-some-want-limit-them#comments Smart Cities Fleets Administration Technology Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:03:00 +0000 73401 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin shows U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry the interior of a Goggle autonomous vehicle in Palo Alto, Calif. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Google_Co-Founder_Brin_Shows_Secretary_Kerry_the_Sensors_Inside_a_Self-Driving_Car_at_the_2016_Global_Entrepreneurship%27s_Innovation_Marketplace_at_Stanford_University_(27786623161).jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Get the facts: Why Land Mobile Radio (LMR) customers are considering push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) solutions http://americancityandcounty.com/webinars/get-facts-why-land-mobile-radio-lmr-customers-are-considering-push-talk-over-cellular-poc-s <div class="node-body article-body">When is PoC the right choice for your organization? The time is now. Find out why during this webinar series sponsored by AT&T. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/webinars/get-facts-why-land-mobile-radio-lmr-customers-are-considering-push-talk-over-cellular-poc-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/webinars/get-facts-why-land-mobile-radio-lmr-customers-are-considering-push-talk-over-cellular-poc-s#comments Webinars Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:25:00 +0000 73361 at http://americancityandcounty.com The 25 worst cities for women http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/25-worst-cities-women <div class="node-body gallery-body">Women face many unique challenges and dangers their male counterparts may deal with face in America's cities. These factors can influence residency decisions, economic development outcomes and public safety policy, among others. This list, compiled by personal finance site ValuePenguin, used 31 metrics across policy and representation, education and wealth, crime and healthcare to rank 261 cities as the best and worst cities for women to reside. The metrics were collected from federal agencies like the CDC, FBI and Census Bureau, as well as nonprofit groups like the Parents for Megan's Law and the Violence Policy Center. Is your city on the list?</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/25-worst-cities-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/25-worst-cities-women#comments Public Safety Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:45:00 +0000 73381 at http://americancityandcounty.com Use this app to verify equipment serial numbers and VINs right from your phone http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/use-app-verify-equipment-serial-numbers-and-vins-right-your-phone <div class="node-body article-body">Penton’s EquipmentWatch, a provider of data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has launched the EquipmentWatch Verification mobile app.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/use-app-verify-equipment-serial-numbers-and-vins-right-your-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/use-app-verify-equipment-serial-numbers-and-vins-right-your-phone#comments Government Procurement Fleets Finance Fleets Public Works Tue, 20 Sep 2016 20:15:00 +0000 73371 at http://americancityandcounty.com Standing desks: They play a key role in government offices (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/office-equipment/standing-desks-they-play-key-role-government-offices-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Melissa Sopwith of ESI Ergonomic Solutions says sales of her firm's height-adjustable tables/desks and sit-to-stand workstations have increased over the past couple of years. She expects sales to grow through 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/office-equipment/standing-desks-they-play-key-role-government-offices-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/office-equipment/standing-desks-they-play-key-role-government-offices-related-video#comments Facilities Office Equipment Human Resources Worker Safety Technology Technology Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:37:00 +0000 73351 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: the ESI Ergonomic Solutions Climb2 sit-to-stand workstation.</p> Bears can’t get a grip on 2-unit bear-proof trash receptacle http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/bears-can-t-get-grip-2-unit-bear-proof-trash-receptacle <div class="node-body article-body">The two-unit bear-resistant receptacle from Pilot Rock can be used to collect trash and recyclables at the same time.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/bears-can-t-get-grip-2-unit-bear-proof-trash-receptacle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/bears-can-t-get-grip-2-unit-bear-proof-trash-receptacle#comments Parks & Recreation Public Works Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:50:00 +0000 73341 at http://americancityandcounty.com Are you a data hoarder? Smart cities focus on fewer (but better) datasets http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/are-you-data-hoarder-smart-cities-focus-fewer-better-datasets <div class="node-body article-body">Kevin Ebi, editor of the Smart Cities Council's publications, explains how to use and store the right data sets instead of just hoarding massive amounts of data.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/are-you-data-hoarder-smart-cities-focus-fewer-better-datasets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/are-you-data-hoarder-smart-cities-focus-fewer-better-datasets#comments Smart Cities Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:50:00 +0000 73331 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>An array of network servers in a data center. Image via <a href="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/63/Network_Aisle_Front.jpg/800px-Network_Aisle_Front.jpg">Wikimedia&nbsp;Commons</a>.</p> Infographic: What drivers think about tolls http://americancityandcounty.com/roadways/infographic-what-drivers-think-about-tolls <div class="node-body article-body">Americans support tolls when they're used to directly fund infrastructure projects and when they help drivers avoid traffic and save time. Learn more about public perception on tolling by viewing this infographic. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/roadways/infographic-what-drivers-think-about-tolls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/roadways/infographic-what-drivers-think-about-tolls#comments Roadways Bonus Content Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:14:00 +0000 73321 at http://americancityandcounty.com Data package outlines energy use and building characteristics http://americancityandcounty.com/buildings-facilities/data-package-outlines-energy-use-and-building-characteristics <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Energy Information Administration has issued the Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey (CBECS). It is a nationally representative source of statistical information on energy-related characteristics, consumption, and expenditures. The survey includes data on energy consumption in government-owned buildings.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/buildings-facilities/data-package-outlines-energy-use-and-building-characteristics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/buildings-facilities/data-package-outlines-energy-use-and-building-characteristics#comments Buildings & Facilities Facilities Federal Green Building Green Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:53:00 +0000 73311 at http://americancityandcounty.com Boise, Idaho owed nearly $1 million in parking tickets, raises funds through unclaimed item auction http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/boise-idaho-owed-nearly-1-million-parking-tickets-raises-funds-through-unclaimed-item-auctio <div class="node-body article-body">Boise, Idaho is owed a lot of money, but the city is raising funds through an auction of hundreds of unclaimed items.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/boise-idaho-owed-nearly-1-million-parking-tickets-raises-funds-through-unclaimed-item-auctio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/finance/boise-idaho-owed-nearly-1-million-parking-tickets-raises-funds-through-unclaimed-item-auctio#comments Finance Fri, 16 Sep 2016 18:47:00 +0000 73301 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Downtown Boise, Idaho at night. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Front_St._Downtown_Boise.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> The 25 best cities for women http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/25-best-cities-women <div class="node-body gallery-body">Women face many unique challenges and dangers their male counterparts may not face in America's cities. These factors can influence residency decisions, economic development outcomes and public safety policy, among others. This list, compiled by personal finance site ValuePenguin, used 31 metrics across policy and representation, education and wealth, crime and healthcare to rank 261 cities as the best and worst cities for women to reside. The metrics were collected from federal agencies like the CDC, FBI and Census Bureau, as well as nonprofit groups like the Parents for Megan's Law and the Violence Policy Center. Is your city on the list?</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/25-best-cities-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/25-best-cities-women#comments Bonus Content Public Safety Thu, 15 Sep 2016 18:21:00 +0000 73291 at http://americancityandcounty.com Here’s how local governments can get up to speed on the new overtime regulations (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/here-s-how-local-governments-can-get-speed-new-overtime-regulations-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Attorney Michael J. Napoleone explains how cities and counties can prepare for the recently revised overtime regulations. The revised regulations take effect Dec. 1. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/here-s-how-local-governments-can-get-speed-new-overtime-regulations-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/here-s-how-local-governments-can-get-speed-new-overtime-regulations-related-video#comments GPN Administration Wed, 14 Sep 2016 21:21:00 +0000 73281 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Michael J. Napoleone</p> Lessons from a CTO: Seattle's path to becoming smarter http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/lessons-cto-seattles-path-becoming-smarter <div class="field-byline"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst interviews Seattle Chief Technology Officer Michael Mattmiller about his experience in making Seattle a smart city.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/lessons-cto-seattles-path-becoming-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/lessons-cto-seattles-path-becoming-smarter#comments Smart Cities Smart Cities Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:09:00 +0000 73271 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>The Space Needle in Seattle. Image via <a href="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/5/58/Seattle_Center_as_night_falls.jpg/800px-Seattle_Center_as_night_falls.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Crisis communications in public entities http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/crisis-communications-public-entities <div class="node-body blog-body">Crisis consultant James Haggerty describes the importance of crisis communications planning among public entities and how to create the best plan.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/crisis-communications-public-entities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/crisis-communications-public-entities#comments Communications Viewpoints Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:51:00 +0000 73261 at http://americancityandcounty.com Is private sector procurement still better? http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/private-sector-procurement-still-better <div class="field-byline"> Jean Clark </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Public procurement veteran Jean Clark explains how technology has removed information silos in public procurement. She says public procurement professionals are more empowered now than ever before.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/private-sector-procurement-still-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/private-sector-procurement-still-better#comments Contracts Government Procurement eProcurement Finance Procurement Professional Procurement Reform Purchasing & Procurement Proposals & Bids Technology Administration Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:32:00 +0000 73251 at http://americancityandcounty.com Mayors rally for Congress to pass Zika funding http://americancityandcounty.com/health-welfare/mayors-rally-congress-pass-zika-funding <div class="node-body article-body">A coalition of 75 heads of cities are urging Congress to break its gridlock in order to approve the $1.9 billion in federal funding to combat the Zika virus. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/health-welfare/mayors-rally-congress-pass-zika-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/health-welfare/mayors-rally-congress-pass-zika-funding#comments Health & Welfare Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21:25:00 +0000 73241 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Phoenix&nbsp;Mayor Greg Stanton and one of the leaders of the coalition of mayors urging Congress to fund Zika fighting efforts. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Greg_Stanton_at_podium.JPG">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Machine helps road crews patch more potholes http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/machine-helps-road-crews-patch-more-potholes <div class="node-body article-body">PB Loader’s redesigned B10 pothole patcher has more capacity for increased productivity.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/machine-helps-road-crews-patch-more-potholes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/machine-helps-road-crews-patch-more-potholes#comments Equipment Highways, Streets & Bridges Fleets Roadways Public Works Public Works Tue, 13 Sep 2016 19:07:00 +0000 73231 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: PB Loader&rsquo;s redesigned B10 pothole patcher. The high-capacity model offers increased productivity.</p> MPA grads of NYU Wagner will make a difference on issues that matter (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/mpa-grads-nyu-wagner-will-make-difference-issues-matter-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Professor Erica Foldy, the director of the MPA in Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy program at NYU Wagner, discusses some of the features and characteristics of her school's MPA offering. NYU Wagner is the graduate school of public service at New York University.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/mpa-grads-nyu-wagner-will-make-difference-issues-matter-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/gpn/mpa-grads-nyu-wagner-will-make-difference-issues-matter-related-video#comments GPN Administration Mon, 12 Sep 2016 19:48:00 +0000 73221 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Erica Foldy</p> San Antonio proposes $13 million for smart city initiatives budget http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/san-antonio-proposes-13-million-smart-city-initiatives-budget <div class="node-body article-body">San Antonio, Texas has set its sights on becoming a smart city through several initiatives set into its 2017 city budget, which will be voted on Sept. 15.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/san-antonio-proposes-13-million-smart-city-initiatives-budget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/san-antonio-proposes-13-million-smart-city-initiatives-budget#comments Smart Cities Mon, 12 Sep 2016 17:48:00 +0000 73211 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>San Antonio, Texas cityscape. Image via <a href="https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/2/29/SAntoniotx.JPG/800px-SAntoniotx.JPG">Wikimedia&nbsp;Commons</a>.</p> Miami earmarks $50 million towards urban park underneath rail system http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/miami-earmarks-50-million-towards-urban-park-underneath-rail-system <div class="node-body article-body">Miami city officials have pledged to funnel $50 million towards an urban park that will go underneath the city's Metrorail.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/miami-earmarks-50-million-towards-urban-park-underneath-rail-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/miami-earmarks-50-million-towards-urban-park-underneath-rail-system#comments Parks & Recreation Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:29:00 +0000 73191 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>An exercise park at the Metrorail&#39;s&nbsp;Brickell Station in Miami. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Brickell_station_exercise_park_and_M-Path_sign.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Temporary roadway minimizes ground damage (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/temporary-roadway-minimizes-ground-damage-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">SlatTrax is a ground protection system for skid loaders. It shields the ground and turf from heavy equipment. Use it at construction and public works sites, in parks and other locations.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/temporary-roadway-minimizes-ground-damage-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/temporary-roadway-minimizes-ground-damage-related-video#comments Parks & Recreation Public Works Technology Public Works Technology Fri, 09 Sep 2016 20:25:00 +0000 73171 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The SlatTrax ground protection system that rolls on skid loaders.</p>