Technology can help make services accessible to vulnerable and disadvantaged citizens.
The ride-sharing company tried to conceal a 2016 data breach through its bug bounty program.
Exploring U.S. geography through a jigsaw puzzle of community snapshots.
Civil rights groups, immigration advocates and state AGs prepare for what could “potentially be a long-haul flight.”
New technology suggests automated machines might be the ones scanning your fingerprints from surfaces in the near future.
A look at the job that puts analytics to use in decision-making.
Keeping track of a state transportation department’s infrastructure, including where it’s located, has never been easier.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Fatal fentanyl-related overdoses jump in Vermont; Spokane looking at its municipal broadband options; Florida school security upgrades divert education funds; and priorities for Nashville’s new mayor.
There are opportunities in three broad areas: technology and data, workforce, and risk management.
Much of the information on the Education Department’s website is either outdated or inconsistent with state data.
Icy roads cause more than 150,000 car crashes in the U.S. each year.
With the upcoming midterm elections, it's a race to establish better information sharing between Homeland Security and state and local elections officials.
Chronic, concentrated joblessness has caused young, black men to struggle in the nation's third-largest city, and an index will assist officials in refining services to help them be successful.
This stamp of approval for governance is certainly not a rubber stamp.
“There is a greater value to the data we maintain as a city than we anticipated,” according to the city’s chief innovation officer.
The COMPAS tool is widely used to assess a defendant’s risk of committing more crimes, but a new study puts its usefulness into perspective.
But the data and the on-the-ground experience of local health officials beg to differ.
Reaching its 100-city goal, the network focused on improving data-driven management practices in mid-size municipalities is continuing to foster “sustainability of practice” in city halls.
Starting in February, the bureau will turn over address lists to states and local governments for double-checking that must be finished within 120 days.
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